India won the world cup in 1983 and 2011. The coincidences are just too much
Both the years’ 1st January started on Saturday
Both the years’ World Cup was inaugurated on a Thursday (09.06.1983 & 17.02.2011)
Both the years’ finals were played on a Saturday
Both the years India was in Group B
Both the years India was on second place in the group table after the league matches
Both the years India won 4 out of their 6 league matches
Both the years in the last league match India won the toss, elected to bat, and was bowled out and still India won that match
Both the years India played their last league match on 20th (20.06.83 & 20.03.11)
Both the years India played against Australia before Semi-finals
Both the years India played their semi-final on Wednesday (22.06.83 & 30.03.11)
Both the years the opposition finalist won their last match before Semi-finals by 10 wickets (West Indies against Zimbabwe & Sri Lanka against England)
And -- Both the years - INDIA WON THE WORLD CUP
And the best piece : In 1983 a Sardar was the President of India and a lady was the PM. In 2011, a lady is the President and a Sardar is the PM.
Other than India , the world cup victors were West Indies , Australia , Pakistan and Sri Lanka in that chronological order. And India beat exactly these 4 nations in that same order, in the last league match (WI), Quarter-final (AUS), Semi-final (PAK) and Final (SL).
The tournament started and ended with Indian victory. India won the first match batting first. And the last match, batting last.