India captain Kapil Dev re-wrote the history books with his remarkable innings of 175 not out against Zimbabwe. Not only was it the highest World Cup score at the time, it was also a record score in one-day international cricket.
Who was the highest run scorer in 1983 World Cup?
Former England cricketer David Gower tops this list with a total of 384 runs at an average of 76.80 during the 1983 World Cup–where the side made a semi-final finish.
Who is India’s top scorer in 1987 World Cup?
Who scored most runs in 1992 World Cup?
1992 Cricket World Cup revisited
- Champions: Pakistan.
- Leading run-scorer: Martin Crowe (456) …
- Leading wicket-taker: Wasim Akram (18)
- Player of the Tournament: Martin Crowe.
Who claimed the final wicket in 1983 World Cup?
Mohinder Amarnath took the final wicket of Michael Holding to give India their first-ever World Cup title win. West Indies were bowled out for 140 as India won the match by 43 runs.
Who is king in cricket?
Virat Kohli is the captain of the Indian Cricket team and of the IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore. He is regarded as the one of the best batsman in the world and is also known as the king of cricket.
How many times did India win the World Cup?
The Indian cricket team are two times World Champions. In addition to winning the 1983 Cricket World Cup, they triumphed over Sri Lanka in the 2011 Cricket World Cup on home soil. They were also runners-up at the 2003 Cricket World Cup, and semifinalists four times(1987, 1996, 2015, 2019).