1983 Cricket World Cup: Facts and Figures

Britain was once more the host to the 1983 Prudential Cup which was a crazy ride from the word go. With the organization continuing as before and Zimbabwe included without precedent for the competition, the 1983 cricket world cup was out and out disturbs. which player scored highest points in 1983 world cup

Indeed, West Indies were labeled as the top choices and the wide range of various groups were relied upon to play make up for lost time to them. Toward the finish of the gathering stages the four groups that certified for the semi finals were West Indies, India, England and Pakistan.

In the primary semi last, in a sudden unfurling of occasions, India ended up as the winner against the English rather easily with a 6 wicket triumph. Mohinder Amarnath’s overall exhibition not just assisted his with siding secure a situation in the last yet additionally won him the Man of the match grant. Pakistan appeared to be corroded from the word go and the West Indies were in no temperament to pardon them, they packaged Pakistan out for a generally little aggregate and afterward walked around an agreeable 8 wicket win with Vivian Richards again ending up being a star factor for the men in maroon covers.

Lord’s, the Mecca of cricket was to have it’s third back to back last and the cricketing intellectuals were all putting their cash on the Windies simply on account of their wonderful history and no holds barred exhibitions against India. As expected the Indian batting request showed insignificant protection from the strong quick bowling by the West Indies and were totally overturned for 183 runs. Nature supported India that day in light of the fact that toward the beginning of the West Indian batting, the climate weakened and they were totally bowled out for a 140 runs despite seemingly insurmountable opposition assisting India with lifting their solitary WC prize to date. Amarnath again ended up being the motivating element and was granted the Man Of the Match grant. 384 runs were scored by David Gower (ENG) to stand out for run scorers and Roger Binny (Ind) took 18 wickets to lead the bowlers.

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