4. India, Netherlands, South Africa and Bangladesh in one group

The 2011 World Cup had India, South Africa, Netherlands and Bangladesh in one group. Similarly this year as well all four teams feature in one group.

3. Loss against South Africa

The only setback that India faced in the 2011 World Cup was against South Africa in the group stage. Similarly, the ‘India’ ended up losing their fixture against the 'South Africa' in the ongoing 20-20 World Cup as well.

2. Fast bowler being ruled out just before the tournament

Seamer Praveen Kumar was included in the Indian squad for the 2011 World Cup. However, an elbow injury forced him out of the squad. The same way Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah was ruled out of the World Cup after getting selected in the team.

1. Starting the World Cup with revenge

India had the first match of 2011 World Cup against Bangladesh who had beaten them in the 2007 edition. The same way India began their 2022 World Cup campaign with a game against the arch-rivals Pakistan who had crushed them with a 10-wicket victory in the previous edition of the tournament.