From senior Cricket players to celebrities; From Cricket experts to Cricket fans everyone praised Indian cricket team who fiercely won the last match and Border Gavaskar Trophy against Australia by 3 wickets at Gabba, Brisbane.
Many experts said it would be tough for Indian team to survive at this level without their key players and having such a less experience in the playing XI before the Test series but Ajinkya Rahane and co. proved it wrong. They showed the gritty intent and fearless character on field and won the Border-Gavaskar trophy consecutively in Australia.
Many celebrities, cricketers took to Twitter to wish Indian Cricket team; Some of the Tweets are here:
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi too noticed India’s victory over Australia in a 4 match Test series; PM Modi tweeted, “We are all overjoyed at the success of the Indian Cricket Team in Australia. Their remarkable energy and passion was visible throughout. So was their stellar intent, remarkable grit and determination. Congratulations to the team! Best wishes for your future endeavors.”
Indian Skipper Virat Kohli who was part of 1st Test match and then went for Parental leave tweeted, “WHAT A WIN!!! Yessssss. To everyone who doubted us after Adelaide, stand up and take notice. Exemplary performance but the grit and determination was the standout for us the whole way. Well done to all the boys and the management. Enjoy these historic feat lads. Cheers @BCCI.”
On a historic match day BCCI announced Team Bonus of Rs. 5 Cr. over the series win in Australia. BCCI secretary Mr. Jay Shah tweeted the news, “The @BCCI has announced INR 5 Crore as team bonus. These are special moments for India Cricket. An outstanding display of character and skill #TeamIndia #AUSvIND #Gabba.”
Bollywood celebrities too reacted to India’s win; Anushka Sharma and Alia Bhatt posted picture of the Indian squad holding the Trophy.
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