On the same day 37 years ago, India beat the West Indies in the final at the Lord's.
Srikkanth also recalled Kapil Dev's advice to the team before the start of the second innings.
It wasn't an easy task for India in the final to topple a dominant West Indies side, especially they bundled out for 183 in the first innings.
Matthew Hayden to open the innings with Virender Sehwag.
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He also felt that the series in either India or Pakistan and not at any neutral venue.
The ICA will continue to accept donations till May 15, following which it will shortlist 5-6 cricketers from each zone.
Dev is regarded as one of the best all-rounders and skipper that India has ever produced.
"I am looking at the larger picture."
Kher believes that there are two kinds of men in the world.