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Top 10 binge-worthy moments in Indian Cricket History

Top 10 binge-worthy moments in Indian Cricket History


Indian cricket has a long and storied history that is filled with unforgettable moments. From the team's first-ever Test match to its many World Cup victories, Indian cricket has given fans some of the most exciting and memorable moments in sports.

In this blog post, we'll look at some of the most binge-worthy moments in Indian cricket history, that comes as a delight to the cricket fanatics of the nation every time they watch it.

  1. The 1983 World Cup victory: The Indian cricket team's first-ever World Cup win is still one of the most iconic moments in the cricket's history. Under the captaincy of Kapil Dev, India defied the odds to beat the mighty WestIndies in the final.
  2. Sachin Tendulkar's Desert Storm: In 1998, Sachin Tendulkar played two of the most incredible innings of his career in the Sharjah Cup, defying the Australian team and leading India to victory.
  3. Dravid-Laxman's Eden Gardens heroics: In 2001, India faced an uphill battle against Australia in the second Test at Kolkata's Eden Gardens. But thanks to incredible innings from Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman, India won a historic match and turned the series around.
  4. Yuvraj Singh's six sixes: In the 2007 World T20 match against England, Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes in an over off Stuart Broad, becoming the first player to achieve this feat in international T20 cricket.
  5. MS Dhoni's World Cup-winning six:  In the 2011 World Cup final, India was chasing Sri Lanka's total of 274 when captain MS Dhoni hit a massive six to "finish off in style” and bring the World Cup trophy back to India after 28 years.
  6. Harbhajan Singh's hat-trick: In the 2001 Test match against Australia in Kolkata, Harbhajan Singh became the first Indian bowler to take a Test hat-trick, dismissing Ricky Ponting, Adam Gilchrist, and Shane Warne in consecutive balls.
  7. Kapil Dev's unbeaten 175: In the 1983 World Cup match against Zimbabwe, Kapil Dev played one of the greatest innings in ODI history, scoring an unbeaten 175 to lead India to victory.
  8. Anil Kumble's perfect ten: In the 1999 Test match against Pakistan in Delhi, Anil Kumble took all ten wickets in a single innings, becoming only the second bowler in Test cricket history to achieve this feat.
  9. Sourav Ganguly's Lord's celebration: In the 2002 series final against England, Sourav Ganguly celebrated India's victory by taking off his shirt and waving it at the Lord's crowd, marking a bold and unforgettable moment in Indian cricket.
  10. Kapil Dev's catch in the 1983 World Cup final: In the 1983 World Cup final against the West Indies, Kapil Dev took a stunning catch to dismiss Viv Richards, one of the greatest batsmen of all time, and turn the match in India's favour.


This was a list of some of the most iconic moments of Indian cricket that defined the enthusiasm of the sport in the nation. No many how many times they watch it, these moments will always bring a smile to the faces of the cricket fans.

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