Moments after Team India beat Australia in the historic Take a look at at Gabba to win the Border-Gavaskar Trophy sequence, India coach Ravi Shastri lauded the workforce in the dressing room for taking part in fearless cricket.
In a video shared by BCCI, Shastri advised the gamers that not just India but the whole world will salute them for this historic win. He additionally requested the gamers to benefit from the second as they’d labored onerous for this win.
“Guys, I had tears in my eyes, the courage, the resolve, the spirit you guys have shown, you know, is unreal. Not for once you were down (despite the) injuries, the 36 all-out, you know, you had the self-belief in you.
“It doesn’t come overnight, this happened over a period of time. But now you have got the self-belief, you can see where you have taken your game as a team.
“Today, forget India, the whole world will stand up and salute you. So, remember what you guys have done today. You need to enjoy this moment, don’t let it just get away, but enjoy it as much as you can.
“To all the debutants, the support staff, the masseurs, the slingers to everybody, you have all been outstanding,” Shastri stated as he was applauded by the gamers.
Pant gave heart-attacks to Indian followers, says Shastri
In one other excerpt from the video, Shastri individually named gamers similar to Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant and Ajinkya Rahane because the workforce cheered for every participant and applauded them.
Whereas speaking about Rishabh Pant, Shastri stated, “While you were batting you gave heart-attacks to all the fans. There were doctors in every home in India. But what you have done is magnificent.”
The coach additionally had a phrase of reward for the stand-in-skipper Ajinkya Rahane.
“Jinx, to lead the side from the position where we were and then to make them bounce back and control things in the middle like the way you have done, simply simply brilliant,” Shastri stated.