The Indian cricket team made history by winning the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Australia. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also did not stop himself from praising Team India.
PM Narendra Modi addressed the nation on Sunday (January 31) through The First Mann Ki Baat of the New Year. In the 73rd edition of the event, PM Modi praised Team India for winning the Test series on Australian soil.
Appreciating Team India
During Mann Ki Baat, PM Modi said, “This month, the cricket pitch also received very good news. Our cricket team, after the initial difficulties, made a spectacular comeback and won the series in Australia. Hard Work and Teamwork of our players are going to inspire you.”
इस महीने, क्रिकेट पिच से भी बहुत अच्छी खबर मिली | हमारी क्रिकेट टीम ने शुरुआती दिक्कतों के बाद, शानदार वापसी करते हुए ऑस्ट्रेलिया में सीरीज जीती | हमारे खिलाड़ियों का hard work और teamwork प्रेरित करने वाला है : PM @narendramodi #MannKiBaat
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 31, 2021
Virat Kohli‘s Reply
The tweet by PM Narendra Modi has excited team India captain Virat Kohli and has created a tricolor flag emoji while replying to it. Praising his team as a captain is enthralling Kohli.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 31, 2021
Kohli was able to play only One Test Match
Virat Kohli was returned to India after the Adelaide Test due to the birth of his first child. Ajinkya Rahane then took over the captaincy and won team India 2-1 in the Test series. Most of the senior players were injured on the tour.