Indian skipper Virat Kohli and his men registered an emphatic victory in the third and the final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers in Johannesburg. Team India went out to celebrate their sensational win in style.
It was one of the most difficult pitches for a batsman to bat on in recent times and Indian batsmen showed some real grit to fight it out in conditions which were favorable to the South Africans with pace, uneven bounce and a lot of lateral movement as well.
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However, leader of the celebrations was the head coach Ravi Shastri as he was seen enjoying a fun time with his cold beverage, in an image he shared on his Twitter accounted.
Shastri termed India’s victory at the Wanderers one of the country’s finest overseas victories. He tweeted, “It’s right up there with the best. Look at the conditions, the wicket, and what we were up against. Many laughed at us when we elected to bat on a green pitch. But we had our reasons. Then the way we fought. We played like the No. 1 team in the world.”
As easy as a Sunday morning. Cheers. pic.twitter.com/AfR8MyyBlS
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) January 28, 2018
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Virat Kohli also took to Twitter and posted a photo with the whole team after the victory, saying “Proud prouder proudest. Hats off to the whole team for showing character throughout. This day will always be special. Jai Hind”.
Proud prouder proudest. Hats off to the whole team for showing character throughout. This day will always be special. Jai hind pic.twitter.com/z2T0er5fLd
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 27, 2018
Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya also shared a photo of the ODI players along with MS Dhoni joining the players for the remaining part of the series. He tweeted, “Amazing last night with the boys ❤️ @imVkohli @yuzi_chahal @klrahul11 @msdhoni”.
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) January 28, 2018