New Delhi: In last 40 years, no visiting team dared to clean sweep a bilateral series against Australia at their own backyard. But under the captaincy of MS Dhoni, Team India managed to whitewash the hosts 3-0 in a T20I series.
After India won a thriller on Sunday at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), which went till the last ball, former Indian greats Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman congratulated Men in Blue for sealing the series after being slaughtered 1-4 in the ODI series.
Fantastic clean sweep! Well done and a thrilling finish... Enjoy the win boys #IndvsAus
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) January 31, 2016
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) January 31, 2016
After playing a crucial role in 3rd T20, comeback king Yuvraj Singh too thanked the Indian cricket fans and congratulated Team India for reaching the top of ICC T20 rankings.
Well done boys good to get to the no1 spot in t20s ! Thank you to all the Indian fans for your… https://t.co/GfaEM3Kh1e
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) January 31, 2016