Indian Cricket team captain Rohit Sharma gave his statement after lost that the centuries of Travis Head and Steve Smith had a significant impact on our plan.
Australia won the final of the World Test Championship between India and Australia at the Oval ground in England from June 7 by big runs. Australia defeated India by 209 runs in WTC Final 2023. On this defeat of India, all the veterans of cricket have criticized the team a lot. Sourav Ganguly, Madanlal, Harbhajan Singh and all the big cricketers have reacted sharply to Team India’s poor performance and bad making decisions. Where Ravi Shastri said – “People had a misconception that under Rohit Sharma india will win ICC trophies. I don’t see india qualifying for semi finals in ODI WC under him.”
However, the superheroes of the IPL failed to perform in WTC final. India lost seven wickets before lunch, and as a result, Australia became the World Test champions for the first time and where the Indian cricket team shattered every indian dream after lose the WTC final of 2023. With this victory, Australia became the only team to won all formats of the ICC tournament.
Apart from this, let us tell you that in the last 10 years, India has lost eight important matches organized by the ICC. Among these eight matches, two were finals of the ICC Test Championship, two were semi-finals of the World Cup, and one is final of the ICC Champions Trophy, and one T20 World Cup.
Rohit Sharma gave the statement after lost WTC
In the post-match presentation, Captain Rohit Sharma said – ‘I thought we made a good start by winning the toss, putting them out to bat in those conditions. We bowled well in the first session and then let ourselves down with the way we bowled. Credit to the Australian batsmen, who played well. Travis Head and Steven Smith played really well. This alert us a bit. We knew it is always difficult to come back, but we still did well. Where we fought till the end. We have work hard in those four years.
To be honest, playing two finals is a good achievement for us. But we would also like to go a step further. You can’t take credit for what we’ve done in the last two years to get here. Great effort from the entire team. It is unfortunate that we could not go ahead and win the final but we will keep our heads high and fight. This journey has been wonderful. I want to thank each and every one of them, our fans. They were cheering for every run and every wicket.