Australia Star Mitchell Marsh Faces Warmth On Social Media For ‘World Cup Trophy Act’

Australian cricket crew all-rounder Mitchell Marsh is at the moment going through loads of criticism on social media following a viral picture exhibiting him resting his foot on the Cricket World Cup trophy. Australia defeated India by six wickets to say a record-extending sixth World Cup title leading to large heartbreak for the Rohit Sharma-led facet which was unbeaten forward of the ultimate match on Sunday. In an image that has gone viral on social media, Marsh will be seen sitting on the couch whereas resting his foot on the World Cup trophy. The social media customers weren’t proud of the act they usually expressed their disappointment.

Limiting a strong Indian batting line-up to 240 was an enormous consider Australia profitable their sixth World Cup, captain Pat Cummins stated on Sunday, terming the victory as their greatest effort within the showpiece.

Driving on Travis Head’s 120-ball 137, the Aussies chased down the goal after an early stutter to etch a six-wicket victory.

“We saved our greatest for the final. I’m happy with retaining them to 240 – something beneath 300 actually. I used to be a type of blokes with the hearts fluttering however Head took the sport on,” stated Cummins in the course of the post-match presentation.

The wining skipper stated it was a delight to see the big-match gamers in his ranks comparable to Head, Marnus Labuschagne and Mitchell Starc placing their fingers up on the massive night time.

“A few big-match gamers stepped up and happy. It was a shift after two video games. The openers had been actually aggressive and it was a complete buy-in from everybody. We’ll bear in mind this 12 months (2023) for a very long time. This pips all of it,” stated Cummins.

Cummins then went on to elucidate his resolution to chase the goal quite than setting one, one thing groups often chorus from doing in high-stakes matches. “We thought it was a superb night time to chase. The pitch was slower than I believed and it did not notably spin and we bowled tight strains. On a sluggish wicket with variable bounce, we had a few catchers on the leg facet,” he stated.

Cummins was additionally effusive in his reward for Australia’s effort on the sphere. “We’ve got an ageing facet however everybody threw themselves round,” he stated.

Man-of-the-match Head joined the squad late as he was recovering from a hand damage that he suffered in the course of the pre-World Cup bilateral ODI sequence towards South Africa.

Cummins patted the South Australian for his superior innings within the ultimate.

“The selectors backed him even when he had a damaged hand. It is a large danger and it paid off.” The Sydney cricketer was comfortable to play and triumph in entrance of passionate spectators in India.

“It was superior to play and the eagerness in India is unrivalled. You simply received to go and win a World Cup (in India). You possibly can’t look forward to it,” he concluded.

(With PTI inputs)

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