Indian cricket team celebrated the victory over Pakistan fiercely. The players had fun all night in the team hotel. Rohit Sharma and Company has reached Sydney where he has to face the Netherlands in his second match of the T20 World Cup. India defeated Pakistan by 4 wickets in the match played at Melbourne Cricket Ground. Team India will take on the Netherlands (India vs Netherlands) on Thursday (27 October) at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Indian players will celebrate Diwali today i.e. on Monday (24 October) at Team Hotel in Sydney. Dhanashree Verma, wife of veteran leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, shared a selfie on Instagram Story in which she is seen on a flight with her husband Chahal. Dhanashree has Sydney written on the photo. Dhanashree has put black colored goggles over her eyes.
Team India is at the top After defeating Pakistan
The Indian team is currently at the top of the points table of Group 2. Team India will be hoping for a big win against the Netherlands on Thursday. This will increase his net run rate and strengthen his position at the top. Along with India, there are teams from Bangladesh, South Africa and Pakistan in this group. Netherlands and Zimbabwe have entered the Super 12 with a strong performance in the first round.
Waiting for the title for 15 years
The Indian team has reached Australia with the intention of ending the 15-year title drought. Team India has come to play the T20 World Cup for the eighth time. Earlier, he had won the title in 2007 under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Earlier, India has reached the semi-finals three times.
Kohli showed his strength
Virat Kohli performed with a bang against Pakistan. Kohli scored an unbeaten 82 while chasing the target. This former captain of Team India played an important role in giving India a thrilling 4-wicket win over Pakistan. Chasing the target of 160 runs, the Indian team had lost its four wickets at a total score of 31 at one time. After this Kohli made a tremendous comeback for India in the match. He played a partnership of 113 runs with Hardik Pandya. Pandya was dismissed after scoring 40 runs in 37 balls.