Ace commentator Ravi Shastri displayed his trademark enthusiasm during the toss of the highly anticipated 2023 World Cup final between India and Australia at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
Ravi Shastri energetically introduced Rohit Sharma and Pat Cummins like a boxing announcer during the toss of the India vs. Australia 2023 World Cup final at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
Sharma and Cummins shared a laugh at Shastri’s antics during the toss. You can watch the video below:
Australia’s Pat Cummins won the toss and chose to field first in the crucial final of the 2023 World Cup.
“I would have batted first” -Rohit Sharma expressed his thoughts after India lost the toss in the 2023 World Cup final
Despite losing the toss, Rohit Sharma expressed contentment with Australia’s decision to field first, mentioning that he would have opted to bat in any case. The Indian captain conveyed his enthusiasm for playing the World Cup final before a lively home crowd during the toss.
“I would have batted first. Looks a good pitch, big game, put runs on the board. It’s going to be amazing, every time we play here, the crowd come out in large numbers. The biggest occasion in the cricketing event. We have to stay nice and calm.”
“It’s a dream come true to be captaining the team in the final,” he cotninued. “I know what lies in front of us. We need to play well and get the result. You got to make the right decisions on the field. That’s something we’ve done consistently in the last 10 games.”
India’s lineup: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, and Mohammed Siraj.
Australia’s lineup: Travis Head, David Warner, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins (c), Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Glenn Maxwell, Josh Inglis (wk), Adam Zampa, and Josh Hazlewood.