After 28 years wait, at last India won cricket world cup. In world cup final, India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Earlier Sri Lanka won the 2nd attempt toss. Sri Lankan skipper Sangakkara decides to bat first but his decision looks wrong when Sri Lanka lost two early wickets. Sri Lanka also starts very slowly.
Sangakkara ad Jayewardene built strong partnership. Sangakkara scores 48 while Jayewardene remains not out by scoring 103 runs in just 88 balls. Zaheer Khan & Yuvraj singh take two wickets each. India easily reaches on target in 49th over. Gambhir & Dhoni scores 97 and 91 runs respectively. Dhoni hits six on winning shot. Malinga takes two wickets.
Mahindra Singh Dhoni declares man of the match while Yuvraj Singh gets Player of the series. Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar plays a vital role in final; he remains 100% accurate throughout this tournament.