8 reasons why India lost World Cup 2023 final against Australia

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Pitch Challenges 

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India faced difficulties in adapting to the slower and drier pitch conditions in Ahmedabad, particularly in the second innings when the nature of the pitch changed. 

Australia's Tactical Excellence 

The Australian team exhibited strategic planning and execution, maintaining 

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Boundary Drought 

India struggled to find boundaries, leading to a significant decline in scoring after the initial 10 overs and impacting the overall run rate.

Lack of Partnerships 

Except for a single half-century stand between Virat Kohli and KL Rahul, India failed to build substantial partnerships, limiting their total score.

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Middle-Order Collapse

India's typically reliable middle order faltered, with key players like Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav failing to contribute significantly

Pitch Conditions Favoring Australia

The final's slow wicket initially favored Australia

Australia's Aggressive Batting

The Australian team's aggressive batting strategy, especially from the top order

Captaincy Scrutiny

Rohit Sharma's captaincy faced scrutiny

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