Dejection, Tears, Disappointment: Team India's Final Moments In The World Cup Race
A Heartbreaking Loss
Wednesday ended on a sad note for the Indian Cricket team and all its fans. The Kohli-led squad, which clashed with New Zealand in the semi-final of 2019 World Cup, lost to the Kiwis by 18 runs. After enjoying a winning streak in the ongoing World Cup, the Men in Blue succumbed to the attack from Black Caps and lost their chance to bring the trophy home.
Dejected by the defeat, some fans seemed to shed tears for their beloved team. However, it wasn't just the fans that sobbed at the loss, the Men in Blue also lived those moments of disappointment. Former captain Dhoni seemed teary-eyed as he exit the field on being run out. Kohli, too, was captured while offering consolation to his teammates.
Here's a round-up of all such moments from the Old Trafford stadium.
When Fans Shed Tears For The Team
After the first day of the match, fans seemed high-spirited as 240 seemed like an achievable target for the Men in Blue. However, back to back wickets left fans dejected, and they soon lost all hopes of winning. From kids to adults, hundreds of people who hoped to see the team raise this year's world cup were spotted shedding tears at the loss.