Aussie cricket legends Gilchrist, Lee delighted to meet Narendra Modi

Former Australia cricketers Brett Lee and Adam Gilchrist met Narendra Modi along with their Prime Minister Tony Abbott and were delighted with the interaction with India's PM.

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Sep 06, 2014, 09:47 AM IST
Aussie cricket legends Gilchrist, Lee delighted to meet Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Former Australia cricketers Brett Lee and Adam Gilchrist met Narendra Modi along with their Prime Minister Tony Abbott and were delighted with the interaction with India's PM.

Both Lee and Gilchrist posted pictures along with a message on micro-blogging site Twitter after meeting India's new Prime Minister.

The former Aussie wicketkeeper and pacer are in India as part of the delegation of Australia's Prime Minister. They met Narendra Modi at banquet for Tony Abbott.

The duo along with Abbott also met with Sachin Tendulkar at Mumbai's Cricket Club of India. The Aussie PM said he was thrilled to meet the three legends of the game and posted a picture with the 2015 Cricket World Cup trophy along with the three former cricketers.

India and Australia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of sports on Friday.