Indian cricketers cut cake to celebrate win

Mohali: The Indian cricketers today celebrated their thrilling one-wicket over Australia in the first cricket Test here by cutting a cake at their team hotel in Chandigarh.

After the team arrived at Hotel Taj in Chandigarh, a cake had been kept ready by the hotel staff for the players to cut it. Many players relished the cake to celebrate the remarkable win over Australia.

Earlier during the presentation ceremony at the PCA stadium here, Australian skipper Ricky Ponting gave full credit to India for their win and described the match as "one of the most exciting matches I have ever played".

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the match was "full of emotions".

"The heart rate goes up," Dhoni said about the closely fought match, adding that such things made Test cricket interesting.