Cricket is set high around the world. Cricket live matches are piled up each year and there is no break from the excitement. Today we even have cricket news apps like CPL, FanCode, cricket live line etc. that allows you to fetch live cricket news for the ongoing cricket tournaments.
But there have been moments in all the years that have increased the love for cricket. We all have encountered one hilarious or inspirational moment while we were engaged in a cricket live stream. Let’s get you a refresher on a few cricket moments we all have been part of:
- India vs West Indies Test series, 1971
This was the time when winning a match on a foreign field was the best achievement ever! A team like the West Indies was regarded as a tough opponent in the 70s and 80s and team India won their first series against them. them. As a result of the Indian team winning against the strongest team, they gained confidence that they can compete with anyone in the world. It was a historic moment in the Indian cricket era.
- World Cup, 1983
There was a feeling of wonder and inspiration for the people when India won its first World Cup under the captaincy of Kapil Dev! Beating against the tough contender of the time, India was on its way to being considered as one of the top cricket teams around the world.
- Victory against England, 2002
Remember the time when Sourav Ganguly took off his t-shirt and flew it across mid-air? A seemingly impossible target of 326 runs was set for the Indian cricket team during the final match. In a last-ditch effort, Muhammad Kaif and Yuvraj Singh led the team to a dramatic finish. Sourav Ganguly expressed his joy after India defeated England in the 2002 NatWest Trophy in an entirely new way.
- Six 6s! By Yuvraj Singh, 2007
Yuvraj Singh, one of the top Indian cricketers had us encounter magical yet confusing cricket moments. During the T20 World cup 2007 at Kingsmead, Durban, he created one of the most unforgettable records of his remarkable career. In just one over, Yuvraj smashed six sixes against Stuart Broad. It was unbelievable & unimaginable not only to the audience but also to both the cricket teams.
- World Cup, 2011
Sachin Tendulkar’s last world cup game on the nation’s ground is no less than a large elephant’s foot under pressure. It is unimaginable how it would have felt to lose such a match. This match was no less than a Disney movie! Sachin gave his fantastic performance, Gautam Gambhir & Yuvraj Singh captured the hearts of millions of Indians with their winning performance. After 28 long years, the winning world cup celebration is engraved in our hearts.
Nostalgia can be a bit of a tricky business. It can leave you happy or disheartened. Rest assured cricket nostalgia is always to cheer you on all your bad days.