Former England captain Michael Vaughan has rated Australia's World Cup triumph as the best in the history of the ODI tournament. Vaughan hailed the Aussies for getting the better of India in India on a pitch he felt was prepared to suit the hosts and that too in front of 100,000 Indian spectators.
Australia came up with a clinical all-round effort to beat India by six wickets in the 2023 World Cup final in Ahmedabad on Sunday, November 19. With the win, Australia lifted their sixth ODI World Cup title, while India’s agonizing hunt for their first ICC title since 2013 continued
Travis Head (2/21 & 62 off 48) came up with a superb all-round show, while Mitchell Starc (3/34), Pat Cummins (3/51) and Josh Hazlewood (2/12) starred with the ball as Australia beat South Africa by three wickets in the second semi-final of the 2023 World Cup on Thursday, November 16.
Team India captain Rohit Sharma reckons that the 2019 World Cup semi-final loss to New Zealand will have no bearing when the sides meet in the 2023 knockout clash at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Wednesday, November 15. Rohit commented that what happened in the past is exactly that - past.
Team India continued their dominant run in the 2023 World Cup, crushing Netherlands by 160 runs in the last league match of the tournament at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday, November 12. With their ninth consecutive win, India created a new record for their longest winning streak in the ICC World Cup. They had won eight games in a row during the 2003 edition.
Mitchell Marsh slammed an unbeaten 177 off 132 balls as Australia hammered Bangladesh by eight wickets in match number 43 of World Cup 2023 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune on Saturday, November 11. With it, Australia ended their league campaign on a high, registering their seventh consecutive win in the tournament.
England ended their torrid 2023 ODI World Cup campaign on a high, hammering Pakistan by 93 runs in match number 44 of the tournament at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday, November 11. With the win, the Englishmen confirmed their place in the 2025 Champions Trophy and also officially knocked Pakistan out of the World Cup.
New Zealand ended their four-match losing streak in the 2023 World Cup with a five-wicket triumph over Sri Lanka in match number 41 at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Thursday, November 9. With the win the Kiwis are all but assured of a semi-final spot and look set to face India on November 15 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Even if Pakistan and Afghanistan win their respective last matches, it will be next to impossible for them to go past New Zealand’s net run rate.
Ben Stokes scored a blazing 108 off 84 balls, while Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid claimed three wickets each as England kept their Champions Trophy 2025 qualification hopes alive with a 160-run win over Netherlands in on Wednesday, November 8. With their triumph in match number 40 of World Cup 2023 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, England also officially knocked the Dutch out of the World Cup.