ISLAMABAD: President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday congratulated the Pakistan cricket team for a comprehensive 10-wicket victory against India in T20 World Cup.
In a tweet the Prime Minister said, “Congratulations to the Pakistan Team & esp [especially] to Babar Azam who led from the front, as well as to the brilliant performances of Rizwan & Shaheen Afridi. The nation is proud of you all.”
President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi in his tweet congratulated the team with words: “Tremendous batting by Mohammad Rizwan and Babar Azam. What a pleasure to see total dominance. Going towards a good ending.”
Pakistan thrashes India; Wins by 10 wickets
Earlier, Pakistan smashed the Indian cricket team with a 10 wicket win; their first-ever win in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup against India.
Jubilant cricket lovers danced to the tune of music and the slogans of Pakistan reverberated across the country and abroad; wherever the Pakistanis reside.
Pakistani skipper Babar Azam and Mohammad Rizwan hit unbeaten half-centuries and successfully chased target of 152 runs set by India.
The Pakistani openers remained in control of the match throughout their innings and achieved a resounding victory ending the domination of India against Pakistan in the T20 World Cup matches.
Messages of felicitations poured in from the President of Pakistan, Prime Minister, ministers, and Pakistani crickets fans.