On this day today, nine years ago, the England cricket team lifted its first ever World Cup. In the ICC World Twenty20 2010 finals against Australia, held at Bridgetown, West Indies, Paul Collingwood led England won the toss and opted to field.
Australia posted 147/6 with David Hussey being the top-scorer 59 (54). In reply, England chased down the target in 17 overs with seven wickets remaining as Craig Kieswetter contributed 63 (49).
Kieswetter was the Player of the Match while Kevin Pietersen was awarded the Player of the Series.