South Africa vs India 1st Test: Former Indian cricketers, including Sachin Tendulkar, known as the ‘Lord of Cricket’ and Ravi Shastri, the former head of Team India, praised Team India’s historic victory in Centurion. Appreciated the team. Let us tell you that this is India’s first victory in Centurion, which is largely considered a fort for South Africa. With this, India has become the first country in Asia to win Centurion.
After this victory of Virat Kohli’s team, Sachin Tendulkar wrote on Twitter, “Great bowling by a team that can take 20 wickets in a test match anywhere in the world. Congratulations to Team India on this wonderful victory.”
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) December 30, 2021
At the same time, former India coach Ravi Shastri also congratulated Team India and said, “Congratulations to the entire team for becoming the first Asian nation to win at Brisbane, Oval, Lord’s and now Centurion.”
Wohoo Brisbane, Oval, Lord’s and now Centurion…Congratulations @imVkohli, Rahul Dravid and the entire contingent on becoming the first Asian nation to win at Centurion #BoxingDayTest #TeamIndia pic.twitter.com/k9zTHE1nWQ
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) December 30, 2021
Apart from this, former Indian batsman VVS Laxman appreciated the efforts of Team India. He wrote on Twitter, “Started the year with a great first win in Sydney then followed by an incredible win at the Gabba, the Lord’s win was special and now India end the year with a stellar win at Centurion. Congratulations Team India for that.” “
Began the year with great resilience at Sydney , followed by an incredible win at the Gabba, the Lord’s win was special and India end the year with a brilliant win at the Centurion. Has been a brilliant Test Match year for Team India. Congratulations on a wonderful win #INDvsSA pic.twitter.com/NdY18b1GHP
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) December 30, 2021
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah also praised Team India and wrote, “Congratulations to Team India for a wonderful victory in Centurion despite a day washed out due to rain.”
Congratulations to #TeamIndia on a fabulous victory at Centurion despite a day being washed out due to rain.
2021 has been a phenomenal year with many famous away Test wins in Brisbane, Lord’s, and The Oval.
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) December 30, 2021