VIDEO Report + PM Modi, message to Afghan cricket team
In Afghanistan cricket history it’s been the first time that Afghan cricketers are standing against India for the test match, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sends a special message to Asghar Stanikzai-led Afghanistan team congratulating them on their ‘historic’ Test debut. Afghanistan are making their Test debut against Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday.
Prime minister Modi wrote in His twitter page: “I congratulate the people of Afghanistan as their cricket team plays their first international test match. Glad that they have chosen to play the historic match with India. Best wishes to both teams! May sports continue to bring our people closer and strengthen ties.
In the first day of this test match India started batting first and up to now they have scored 153 for nil and Shaker Dawan has scored his first test 100 against Afghanistan.