Brisbane: After the defeat of Adelaide, speculations were being made to clean India’s shovel. Many legendary cricketers had predicted India’s defeat. Now after the historic victory of Team India, India’s star spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has given a befitting reply on social media.
Indian players expressed their sentiments on social media after defeating Australia 2–1 in their four-match Test series at home. At the same time, Ashwin (Ravichandran Ashwin) has stopped speaking of critics.
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Ashwin’s befitting reply
Ashwin (Ravichandran Ashwin) shared a newspaper clipping on Twitter, with former Australia captains Ricky Ponting and Michael Clarke, along with former legend Mark Waugh, the band Haddin and former Englanders Captain Michael Vann’s statement was. All these former veterans predicted India’s crushing defeat in the Test series in the absence of Virat Kohli. Warne had said that the Indian team would lose the series 0-4.
LHS (not =) RHS!
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Humbled by all the love and support we have received over the last 4 weeks! pic.twitter.com/nmjC3znglx
– Ashwin (@ ashwinravi99) January 19, 2021
His tweet had the newspaper cutting on the left and the picture of the champion team on the right.
He wrote with it, ‘Your pleasure, India tour to Australia. Thank you for all the love and support you have received in the last 4 weeks’.
Indian players expressed happiness
Ajinkya Rahane, who leads the team after regular captain Virat Kohli returned to paternity leave, shared a photo with the entire team and the trophy, saying, ‘It is a matter of pride to be a part of this team’.
Proud to be a part of this unit pic.twitter.com/bZZupXEAfE
– Ajinkya Rahane (@ ajinkyarahane88) January 19, 2021
Vice-captain Rohit Sharma wrote, ‘It is becoming difficult for a team full of emotion to express emotions. It does not matter how many difficulties came in our way. Everyone played fearlessly and it was fantastic to see. It will always be remembered ‘.
An indescribable feeling for an indestructible team. No matter what hardships came our way we made it through. Everyone played fearlessly and it was truly a treat to watch. A game to remember forever. @BCCI pic.twitter.com/kMuXBTEbkK
– Rohit Sharma (@ ImRo45) January 19, 2021
Shubman Gill, the young batsman who laid the foundation for victory by playing 91 runs in the second innings of the Brisbane Test on Tuesday, wrote with some pictures, ‘The only way to keep the team happy is keep winning’.
There’s only one way to keep a team happy, keep winning pic.twitter.com/ImkkoGvH4M
– Shubman Gill (@RealShubmanGill) January 19, 2021
Rishabh Pant, who played an important role in India winning the match and series by playing an unbeaten innings of 89 runs in the match, tweeted, ‘When your morale has dropped. You put extra effort. A series that we can never forget. In difficult times, we trusted ourselves and winning in this series proves that you can achieve anything.
When the chips are down. You push harder. A series we can never forget. Through the tough times we always believed and backed ourselves and this series win proves with belief you can achieve everything.@BCCI pic.twitter.com/uPPhzmFHAT
– Rishabh Pant (@ RishabhPant17) January 19, 2021
Cheteshwar Pujara, who has stood at the crease like a mountain in the entire tournament, wrote, ‘I am full of emotions and pride. The spirit and skill the whole team showed was fantastic. Such moments make countless hours worth of practice and hard work ‘.