AUS vs IND: India defeated Australia by 3 wickets in the fourth Test at Gabba.© AFP
President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday congratulated the Indian cricket team for scripting a historic triumph in a test series in Australia, saying the country is proud of their achievement. India won the fourth and final Test of the series by three wickets, taking the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2-1. “A historic cricket triumph written in Australia! Congratulations to India’s talented young cricket team for winning the hard-fought test series. The team showed exceptional skills and resilience. The country is proud of their achievement,” tweeted Kovind.
A Historic Cricket Triumph in Australia!
Congratulations to India’s talented young cricket team for winning the hard-fought test series. The team showed exceptional skills and resilience. The nation is proud of their achievement.
– President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) January 19, 2021
Previously, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took to the microblogging site to commend the team for showing “remarkable energy and passion” throughout the series.
PM Modi said the team showed great intention, remarkable persistence and determination to beat Australia in their own backyard, despite missing several key players due to injuries.
“We are all delighted with the success of the Indian cricket team in Australia. Their remarkable energy and passion was evident everywhere. So was their great intention, remarkable persistence and determination. Congratulations to the team! Best wishes for your future endeavors, PM Narendra Modi tweeted.
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