Sunil Gavaskar: 1983 World Cup Heroes vs. 2023 Stars, Who Wins?
Sunil Gavaskar, a former player and commentator, views the Indian team as favorites for the ICC World Cup 2023 final.
The final will feature India against Australia, following Australia’s victory over South Africa.
The match is scheduled at Narendra Modi Stadium on November 19, potentially attended by the Indian Prime Minister.
Gavaskar believes predicting knock-outs is challenging but supports Rohit Sharma-led India, highlighting their unbeaten streak.
India has achieved 10 consecutive wins, including a semi-final victory against New Zealand.
Gavaskar, when asked, favored the 1983 World Cup winning team over the current squad, led by Rohit Sharma.
He expressed certainty in the 1983 team’s superiority over the current team.
Summary: Sunil Gavaskar backs the 1983 Indian World Cup team over the 2023 squad, despite naming the latter as favorites for the upcoming final against Australia.