January 19 : Indian skipper Virat Kohli along with many other prominent Indian cricketers like Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Harbhajan Singh, and many more congratulated the Indian Test Cricket Team for winning the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Australia.
A fearless India, driven by its courageous youngsters, pulled off an exhilarating three-wicket win over Australia in the fourth Test to claim the series 2-1 and retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy at The Gabba.
Indian Batsman Shikhar Dhawan took to his social media profile and shared, “Congratulations #TeamIndia 🇮🇳 Absolute superstars all of you…A proud and historic moment for Indian cricket! Battered, bruised, but champions as well @indiancricketteam”
Indian skipper Virat Kohli who left the series mid-way to welcome the birth of his first child with actress Anushka Sharma, shared, “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 this historic feat lads. Cheers @indiancricketteam”
Cricketer turned politician Gautam Gambhir also congratulated the team, he shared, “This is what a billion goosebumps feel like! Proud Indian! #INDvsAUS”
Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh also expressed his joy, he shared, “Well done captain @ajinkyarahane88 this biggest series win I feel.. without many big names you guys have showed the way how it’s done congratulations @BCCI”
Rishabh Pant slammed an unbeaten 89 runs off 138 deliveries to take the visitors across the finishing line. His heroic T20-like knock consisted of nine fours and a six.