The real challenge for India was always going to be how they fared in the knockouts. They cleared the semifinal hurdle unlike in 2015 and 2019. But on the big day, Australia were right on the money while the Indians had a game to forget.
There is absolutely nothing to choose between the two teams ahead of the final. It will all come down to who plays better on the big day.
For all the talks of him being the 'chase master', Kohli has failed miserably in the crunch games.
The pressure is enormous on Rohit and his men to win a third World Cup for Team India.
India have a 7-0 head-to-head record over their arch-rivals in the mega event.
Rohit Sharma & Co couldn't have hoped for a better preparation for the upcoming World Cup as they ticked almost all the boxes
None of the Indian top-order batters can roll their arms over and the fact that the likes of Bumrah, Shami, Siraj and Kuldeep hardly contribute with the bat could hurt India big time in a pressure-game.
Chopra became the first Indian to win a gold medal at the Worlds and now he has the entire collection of top prizes in the discipline.
The star shuttler feels there are no easy games on the BWF Tour nowadays.
The 200-run win in the decider ensured the Indians kept their proud record of not having lost an ODI series to the Caribbean side for the last 17 years.
The Kerala long jumper is determined to bounce back after finishing fourth in the recent Asian Athletics Championships.
The 24-year-old all-rounder is the first Kerala woman cricketer to get India call-up.