Joins hands with ESPN-Star Sports to put together a 28-day countdown.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | January 21, 2011
With the World Cup cricket just round the corner, cricket fever has gripped the nation and adding spice to this, is NewsX, who in collaboration with ESPN-Star Sports has put together a 28-day countdown to whet the cravings of cricket fans.
The program captioned, âWorld Cup â Magic Momentsâ will be telecast in episodes of an hour each from 20th January to 16th February at 7.00 a.m. and 11.00 p.m. The program will include some of the greatest matches played in the nine previous editions of the World Cup, besides some of Indiaâs most memorable matches and of course, that famous summer of 83â triumph.
The Epic Encounters will showcase some of the most thrilling and memorable clashes during the previous nine editions of the cricket World Cup, superstars performing at their best, new heroes emerging, blunders that cost teams dearly and much more.
The Indian memorable moments would comprise of episodes ofÂ some of the great knocks by our batsmen, bowling feats, happy moments, and also the disappointing ones.
The 1983 triumph will consist of episodes that chart Team Indiaâs incredible journey from rank outsiders to world champions. It will include Kapil Devâs magnificent knock against Zimbabwe that changed Indiaâs fortunes to that upset victory over West Indies. It will also feature Yashpal Sharma and Roger Binnyâs star- performance in the earlier games to Mohinder Amarnathâs heroics at Lordâs.