The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup was the tenth Cricket World Cup.It was played in India, Sri Lanka, and (for the first time) Bangladesh. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Yuvraj Singh (21) also remained unbeaten in the end with the Indian captain. It was the first time that an ICC event had the Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS).  He was unveiled at a function in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on 2 April 2010, and his name was revealed on 2 August 2010 after an online competition conducted by the ICC in the last week of July.. This page was last edited on 22 October 2020, at 06:16. Eight years earlier in 2003, India had a chance to bag their second World Cup title but Australia were a far better team that day. The first match was played between India and Bangladesh at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka. We were sitting in the dressing room and praying.”, Sri Lanka Innings – 274/6 , The extra time needed for the Asian bid had weakened its prospects, but when the time came to vote, Asia won the hosting rights by ten votes to three. Required fields are marked *.
On 9 April 2009 PCB chairman Ijaz Butt revealed that they had issued a legal notice to oppose ICC's decision. The 2011 World Cup final was played at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium on Saturday 2nd April 2011.  For statistical purposes, these matches are not considered to be One Day Internationals.
In between, Jayawardene gave some stability to the innings, who scored 103 in 88 balls and gave some support.  The ICC sold the broadcasting rights for the 2011 event to ESPN Star Sports and Star Cricket for around US$2 billion. © 2020 Cricbuzz.com, Times Internet Limited.
The umpire selection panel selected 18 umpires excluding a reserve umpire, Enamul Haque (Bangladesh) to officiate at the World Cup: five from Australia, three from England, two each from India, New Zealand, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and one each from South Africa and the West Indies.
Tendulkar had to wait till his sixth World Cup campaign to win the trophy, and when asked if it was the last praise, he needed to complete his achievements, he said that he really wants to get the first thing Were.  This ensured that every team would play at least six matches. When asked about retirement, Tendulkar initially defended this question, before saying that he had not seen any reason to change things as he was still enjoying the game. Find out more in our, New Zealand Women tour of Australia, 2020, RR's persistence with Stokes at the top finally pays off, Worked a bit on my game plan: Sanju Samson, Stokes's century powers RR to comfortable win in massive chase.
India won the tournament, defeating Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in the final at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, thus becoming the first country to win the Cricket World Cup final on home soil. The 2011 Cricket World Cup winning team would be taking home a prize money of US$3 million and US$1.5 million for runner-up, with the International Cricket Council deciding to double the total allocation for the tournament to US$8.01 million. , This marked the first time that a team won the World Cup having lost a match in pool play.. Tendulkar said that winning the MS Dhoni in the final was the most unforgettable moment of the campaign.
Sachin Tendulkar’s special interview included. In April 2009 the ICC announced that Pakistan had lost its right to co-host the 2011 World Cup because of concerns about the "uncertain security situation" in the country, especially in the aftermath of the 2009 attack on the Sri Lanka national cricket team in Lahore. India won the tournament, defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets in the final at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, thus becoming the first country to win the Cricket World Cup final on home soil. The 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup was the tenth Cricket World Cup. Ireland, who had been the best performing Associate nation since the last World Cup, won the tournament, beating Canada in the final. India lost 2 early wickets but it did not make any clear pressure on India. Fourteen national cricket teams took part in this tournament, including 10 full members and four associate members of the International Cricket Council (ICC). , The World Cup has grown as a media event with each tournament. It was Jayawardene’s show, as the experienced campaigner kept the scoreboard ticking on the other side of the wicket.