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18th June – a cursed day for India Cricket, will history repeat the losing streak for them?

18th June - a cursed day for India Cricket, will history repeat the losing streak for them?

18th June – a cursed day for India Cricket, will history repeat the losing streak for them?

18th June has been more like a curse for India Cricket since 2015. They do not have developed a benevolent journey although the team has been in form ahead of distinctive clashes since the tenure. Indian cricketers have been contemplated as the deities of cricket because of their superstitious playing archives.

Since 2015, the Indian Cricket Team will now undergo a fourth clash on 18th June- India vs New Zealand ICC World Test Championship Final (ICC WTC Final), on Friday, that brings a sack of threat for the men in blue.

However, the Indian cricket army has a wonderful journey throughout the championship but we can’t deny the fact that they are yet to win an ICC event under Kohli’s leadership. Despite missing out on the 2014 and 2016 T20 World Cups, 2015 and 2019 ODI World Cups, and 2017 Champions Trophy, the WTC final is another attempt for the captain to triumph in his maiden ICC title.

Following the losing history On This Day, the locals are worried before the inaugural edition of the WTC proceeds at Southampton, Ageas Bowl. Here are the mentioned illustrations bringing a curse to Indian cricket on 18th June.

18th June – a cursed day for India Cricket, will history repeat the losing streak for them?

Ind vs Ban 2015, 1st ODI:

Post the 2015 World Cup, the men in blue tackled Bangladesh in a three-match ODI series under the captaincy of MS Dhoni. On 18th June, proceeding with the 1st ODI, the stunned Bangladeshis showcased a stunning display to defeat the home siders by 79 runs.

Ind vs Zim 2016, 1st T20I:

Playing the first T20I of their series against Zimbabwe on 18th June 2016, Indian minnows were humiliated playing under Kohli facing the men in red. Zimbabweans restricted Indians to conquer them by 2 runs.

ICC Champions Trophy Final, Ind vs Pakistan, 2017:

No cricket fan can forget Ind vs Pak Ct17 final clash. Indians were crushed once again on 18th June losing their hugest possibility to clinch the preeminent ICC trophy under Kohli.

It proves that the mentioned date has not brought fortunes to the men in blue. Also, when they last clashed with Kane Willaimson and co in the ICC contest, World Cup 2019, they lose in the semi-final missing another biggest chance to owe the global trophy.

Conclusion:

Let it be beneath any skipper, team India has blasphemed antiquity on 18th June since 2015 as they are yet to win any match on this course. Also, Kohli is still to win his maiden ICC title succumbing to many big opportunities, and will be inspecting forward to gripping the show tomorrow at Ageas Bowl.

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