ICC Cricket World Cup: How Australia made a comeback after the defeat in the opening match, know the whole journey

Ahmedabad : Australia extended their unique record in the ODI World Cup by winning the trophy for the sixth time here on Sunday. After losing their opening two matches, Australia made a strong comeback and won their next nine matches including six over India in the final at the Narendra Modi Stadium. A strong wicket victory was also included.

Australia’s journey was like this

First match: Australia lost to India by six wickets in Chennai

Second match: Australia lost to South Africa by 134 runs in Lucknow

Third match: Australia beats Sri Lanka by five wickets in Lucknow

Fourth match: Australia beats Pakistan by 62 runs in Bengaluru

Fifth match: Australia beat Netherlands by 309 runs in Delhi

Sixth match: Australia beats New Zealand by five runs in Dharamshala

Seventh match: Australia beat England by 33 runs in Ahmedabad

Eighth match: Australia beats Afghanistan by three wickets in Pune

Ninth match: Australia defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets

Semi-finals: Australia beats South Africa by three wickets in Kolkata

Final: Australia beat India by six wickets in Ahmedabad.

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