The final of the World Cup is the biggest stage for any cricketer to leave his mark on the game. And as the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup is all set to get underway, we look back at star performers in World Cup finals over the years.
Cricket had never seen its like before. In 1983 the West Indies pace quartet was probably at the pinnacle of its world domination. Few hoped to survive against them, and fewer still had the audacity to confront them head-on and fight fire with fire.
Sacked former Indian selector Mohinder Amarnath’s revelation that the hugely influential BCCI president N. Srinivasan overturned the ouster of M S Dhoni as skipper has sent shockwaves through the Indian cricketing fraternity.
Former Selector Mohinder Amarnath has revealed the name of the person who overruled the Selection Committee’s decision of sacking MS Dhoni from the Test Team in an interview with CNN-IBN Channel this morning.
It has been revealed that MS Dhoni came very close in being sacked as the Captain and also as a player in the Indian Test team following the two disastrous overseas tours of Australia and England. This shocking revelation came from none other than Mohinder Amarnath, the recently removed North Zone Selector.