Cricket News Desk. After defeating New Zealand in the semi-finals, the Indian team has reached the World Cup final after 12 years. After the victory, Indian captain Rohit Sharma met former England footballer David Beckham. Beckham recently visited India and enjoyed the semi-final match. Pictures of this meeting between the two players are going viral on social media.
Indian team captain Rohit Sharma, who had got the ticket for the final, met Beckham in Mumbai after the match. Meanwhile, the Indian captain also exchanged jerseys with David Beckham. Both the legends exchanged jerseys with each other. Rohit Sharma was seen wearing the Real Madrid jersey while David wore the Indian cricket team jersey. David also shared a video of the meeting between Beckham and Rohit Sharma on his Instagram handle. During this, he wished the Indian captain all the best for the final. He also shared the photo of their meeting on Facebook and made a post for Team India.
David Beckham wishing all the best for the finals to Captain Rohit Sharma.
– A legendary meet up. 🎯pic.twitter.com/RzNLCpa7yF
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) November 16, 2023
Before meeting Rohit Sharma, David Beckham was also seen with the legendary Sachin Tendulkar at the Wankhede Cricket Stadium. Meanwhile, he also congratulated Virat Kohli on completing his 50th ODI century. Virat and Beckham were also seen talking to each other. Talking about the World Cup, the Indian team has entered the finals by winning this match by 70 runs. The Indian team has reached the World Cup finals 12 consecutive times. At the same time, this is the first time that India has defeated New Zealand in an ICC knockout match.