On January 19, the Indian cricket team registered a historic win in the final Test between India and Australia at the Gabba, clinching the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. The team won the series 2-1, winning the hearts of the whole cricket fraternity with their sensational same.
Congratulating the team for their commendable efforts, team India’s stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane addressed the team, while also acknowledging Kuldeep Yadav and Kartik Tyagi for their support.
“This is a massive moment for all of us. What happened in Adelaide, how we came back from Melbourne onwards was really good to see. Everyone did their effort, everyone contributed, it was not about one or two individuals,” the Border-Gavaskar Trophy winner team captain Ajinkya Rahane said while addressing the Indian cricket team in a video posted by BCCI.
“I just want to mention Kuldeep Yadav and Kartik Tyagi. Kuldeep, I know it was tough for you, you did not play a game here but your attitude was really good. Your time will come, just keep working hard. Kartik you were fantastic,” he said to Yadav and Tyagi.
India coach Ravi Shastri while addressing the team also addressed the team and said, “Guys, the courage, resolve, and spirit you have shown, it is unreal. Not for once, you were down. Injuries, 36 all out, you had the belief. It does not come overnight, it takes a period of time, now you have the self-belief. Just not India, the whole world will stand up and salute you today.
“Remember what you guys have done today, enjoy as much as you can. Everybody has been outstanding, it started in Melbourne, Sydney was fantastic and the honours were even coming into this Gabba Test.”