Sachin Tendulkar was all praise for the Indian cricket team after they won their second Blind Cricket World Cup in Sharjah on Saturday. India beat Pakistan by two wickets to win the trophy.
Tendulkar took to Twitter to write, “Jahan chah wahan raah... As they rightly say, Determination will get you through everything. A big salute to our entire team. Hearty congratulations on winning the #BlindCricketWorldCup. #TeamIndia.”
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended their greetings to the team.
"Congratulations to India team for winning the 'Blind Cricket World Cup'! The team showed exceptional skills, grit & determination. The nation is proud of their achievement #PresidentKovind", President posted on Twitter.
"Congratulations to our cricket team for winning the 2018 Blind Cricket World Cup! They make the nation proud and inspire every Indian with their game as well as phenomenal attitude. True champions!", PM Modi said on Twitter.
Chasing 309, India won thanks to Sunil Ramesh's 93 and captain Ajay Reddy's 63 to clinch the title.
--By A Cricket Correspondent