Social media users reacted controversially to Australia’s sixth World Cup victory over hosts India, with some expressing delight at the Kangaroos’ triumph and others expressing dismay at the Blues’ loss.
Netizens respond drastically to India’s loss against Australia
The formidable Australians easily defeated India’s 241-target thanks to the spectacular century of Travis Head, which occurred after the Kangaroos lost consecutive wickets early in the innings.
“Well done Australia you are truly a world champion”, Irfan Pathan said while commending the Kangaroos for an astonishing comeback in the tournament after suffering back-to-back defeats earlier in the tournament.
Australia have surpassed India and the West Indies in the standings for the most ODI World Cup victories with today’s triumph, as they have each amassed two titles. Netizens, former players, politicians, and cricket enthusiasts expressed a range of opinions on social media regarding Australia’s victory over the hosts.