On September 24, 2007, Team India scripted a new era in the history of cricket. Exactly 14 years back on this day, India — led by a relatively inexperienced but confident captain MS Dhoni — won the inaugural edition of the ICC T20 World Cup. The Men in Blue defeated arch rivals Pakistan by five runs to lift the maiden T20 crown in front of a frenzied crowd at the Wanderers, in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Flashback to the T20 World Cup 2007, Misbah blistering innings with one wrong shot of scoop. How many of you have seen this nail biting final Live back in 2007? 💯pic.twitter.com/5ITMvieSgh
— Danish Kaleem (@danesh_kaleem) January 20, 2020
The 2007 World Twenty20 victory was also a significant one as it was the Men in Blue’s first major limited-overs’ trophy since the 1983 World Cup triumph.
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