India vs Sri Lanka Final Highlights Cricket World Cup 2011 – Part 8.mp4

MUMBAI: Statistical highlights of the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka. # Mahendra Singh Dhoni became the first Indian captain to register a fifty in a World Cup Final. # Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir were involved in a stand of 109 for the fourth wicket – India’s highest for any wicket in a World Cup final, surpassing the 88 for the fourth wicket between Rahul Dravid and Virender Sehwag against Australia at Johannesburg on March 23, 2003. # Mahela Jayawardene and Nuwan Kulasekara were associated in a stand of 66 for the sixth wicket – Sri Lanka’s highest against India at the World Cup, surpassing the 34 between Roshan Mahanama and Arjuna Ranatunga at Taunton May 26, 1999. # Dhoni completed his 6000 runs in ODIs, aggregating 6049 at an average of 48.78, including seven hundreds and 38 fifties in 186 games. He thus became the seventh Indian to amass 6000 runs or more in ODIs, joining Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Mohammad Azharuddin, Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag. # Gambhir (393 at 43.66) has recorded four fifties at the World Cup with a highest of 97 in the Final # Gambhir is the 11th Indian player to complete 4000 runs in ODIs, aggregating 4073 (ave.40.73), including nine centuries and 25 fifties in 114 games. # Gambhir posted his highest innings (97) in tournament finals – his first of 50-plus. # Gambhir recorded his 25th fifty in ODIs – his fifth against Sri Lanka. # Gambhir’s knock is the highest individual score by an Indian in a World Cup

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