The 2011 World Cup was Sachin Tendulkar's last chance to win a World Cup before he retired from ODI's. The master blaster had waited 22 years for lifting the trophy and said it was the proudest moment of his life.
Sri Lanka made the most of their opportunity while batting first and gave India a stiff target of 275. During the chase, fans were left emotionally battered after Lasith Malinga dismissed local boy Sachin Tendulkar, leaving India at a precarious 31/2 in the 6th over. A heroic innings by Gautam Gambhir along with an exceptional captain's knock from Dhoni saved India the blushes and saw Dhoni and Co. lift the World Cup after 28 years.
The celebrations that night continued until the wee hours of the morning. The tri-colour was flying high and it was truly a moment for every Indian to cherish. It was no denying that April 2, 2011 was one of the greatest moments of Indian cricket. Star Sports invites viewers to experience ball to ball action and join the Indian team in lifting the World Cup once again.
Fans will get another opportunity to celebrate India's win over Sri Lanka in the 2011 ICC World T20 only on the Star Sports network.
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