Pulling off an upset of enormous proportions, India triumphed to rewrite sporting history in the 1983 World Cup, and on the occasion of its 37th anniversary, we prepared a short yet fun quiz, taking you back to that time.
Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur guide India to four-wicket win over West Indies in 3rd ODI, win series 2-1
India defeated West Indies by four wickets in the third and final ODI at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack to win the series 2-1.
India vs West Indies stats review: Virat Kohli creates yet another batting record, Rohit Sharma's sixes wonder and more
India won their 10th consecutive bilateral series (Two-plus ODIs) against West Indies and created a record of winning most consecutive bilateral series against a team.
West Indies prove to be perfect opponents for India as hosts learn lessons in beating opponents at their own game
With their eyes on the T20 World Cup next year, India can take many takeaways from West Indies series, most importantly the need to be prepared to beat different kind of opponents. Sometimes at their own game.
India vs West Indies: Composed yet flashy, Nicholas Pooran a sign of direction Windies are heading under Kieron Pollard
In Pooran, they have found the future of their limited-overs middle-order. In the 32-year old Pollard, they have found a captain capable of bringing out the best in his men.
Rishabh Pant to work with specialist coach in attempt to improve wicket-keeping skills, says chief selector MSK Prasad
Not long ago, Pant had worked under former India keeper Kiran More, seeking to improve his glove-work
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma end year as top two batsmen in the ICC ODI rankings; KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer make notable gains
Rohit on Sunday broke Sanath Jayasuriya's 22-year-old record for most runs in a calendar year by an opener across formats while skipper Virat Kohli reaffirmed his supreme status by finishing as the leading run-getter in 2019
India vs West Indies: Nicholas Pooran credits 'father figure' Kieron Pollard for inspiring him to return to cricket after career-threatening accident
First there was an accident and it followed the trauma of not being able to walk for six months as future looked bleak and uncertain for the then 20-year-old Nicholas Pooran.
India vs West Indies: Sourav Ganguly describes Ravindra Jadeja’s batting improvement as ‘important’ after 39 not out in 3rd ODI
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly says Ravindra Jadeja's improved batting will be very important for the Indian team going into the future after the all-rounder played a crucial cameo in the third ODI against the West Indies in Cuttack.
India vs West Indies: Ravindra Jadeja says match-winning cameo at Cuttack was more about proving a point to himself
The unbeaten 39 in a high-scoring series-decider earned him plaudits but for India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, it was more about proving a point to himself rather than the world that he is still a good enough player in limited-overs format.
India vs West Indies: From KL Rahul making case as opener to Ravindra Jadeja living up to all-rounder tag; talking points from ODI series
While Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli remain constant forces in any success for India, the talking points from ODI series came in the form of the duo's teammates, most of whom find themselves auditioning for permanent roles in limited overs setups for the near future.
India vs West Indies: Rohit Sharma 'extremely grateful' for a phenomenal 2019 despite missing out on World Cup
Rohit Sharma scored a record 2442 runs as an opener across formats in 2019 with 10 hundreds breaking Sri Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya's previous feat.
India vs West Indies: Looking ahead, Virat Kohli says 'younger people' will need to step up in few years
India captain Virat Kohli has one eye on the ICC T20 World Cup but he is also looking beyond that, saying on Sunday that his team's 'younger people' will need to step up in the near future.
India vs West Indies: Twitterati hail Ravindra Jadeja as an 'absolute champion' after hosts' victory, call Shardul Thakur 'the No 4 that never was'
Ravindra Jadeja and Shardul Thakur emerged the unlikely heroes of India's successful chase in the third and final ODI against West Indies at Cuttack on Sunday, helping the 'Men in Blue' post a four-wicket win to seal the series 2-1.
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli leads from the front in tricky chase to help hosts seal series with four-wicket victory
Displaying panache and patience in equal measure, Virat Kohli made 85 off 81 balls, but got out with India needing 30 off 23 balls. It was then that Shardul Thakur played the most defining cameo of his short career to power India to a series-winning four-wicket victory over West Indies.
Rohit Sharma breaks Sanath Jayasuriya's 22-year record during third India-West Indies ODI; Virat Kohli finishes 2019 as leading run-getter
India's Rohit Sharma on Sunday broke Sanath Jayasuriya's 22-year-old record for most runs in a calendar year by an opener across formats.
India vs West Indies: Upbeat hosts on the brink of tenth straight bilateral series win over the Caribbean side
Delhi pacer Navdeep Saini is in line to make his India ODI debut in the absence of the inured Deepak Chahar, who was ruled out of the match with a lower back problem.
Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to address rally in Delhi amid anti-CAA protests; newly-elected Karnataka MLAs to take oath; day's top stories
Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to address rally in Delhi amid anti-CAA protests; newly-elected Karnataka MLAs to take oath; storm in Spain, Portugal, France claims eight lives; day's top stories
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli sweats it out in optional training session ahead of third ODI as he aims to improve record at Barabati stadium
In an optional net session, Kohli batted for a significant time, going for aerial as well as ground strokes.
India vs West Indies: Our 'best' might not be enough to beat hosts but outcome won't 'influence' chosen path, says coach Phil Simmons
West Indies showed a lot of promise to go one-up in Chennai but the home team bounced back strongly to post a mammoth 387/5 en route to a series-levelling 107-run victory in Visakhapatnman.