World Cup 2023 IND vs AUS Final: Australia became the world champion by defeating India in the final of the World Cup 2023 and captured the World Cup for the sixth time in the history of ODI cricket. Crores of Indians who were expecting Team India’s victory were disappointed. There was such an atmosphere of despair at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Gujarat that there was silence throughout the night for the celebration for which preparations were being made.
However, in terms of viewership, the World Cup final match between India and Australia set a new record. A record 5.9 crore viewers watched the final match of the ODI Cricket World Cup 2023 between India and Australia played on Sunday on Disney-Hotstar. The OTT platform gave this information. According to Disney-Hotstar, with this record, the record of 5.3 crore viewers made in the semi-final match between India and New Zealand was also broken.
According to media reports, during the live streaming of the final match, the highest number of viewers was recorded at around 5.9 crores. In the league match of India vs Pakistan in the World Cup competition, 3.5 crore viewers watched the match through live streaming.
It is noteworthy that India had scored 240 runs while batting first in the final match. In response, Australia achieved the target by losing 4 wickets in 43 overs. Virat Kohli scored 54 runs for Team India. KL Rahul played an inning of 66 runs. Rohit Sharma scored 47 runs. Apart from these, no other player could do anything special. While bowling for India, Jasprit Bumrah took 2 wickets. Mohammed Shami got one wicket. Siraj also got a success. India had earlier played 10 matches in this World Cup and won all of them.
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