Dhoni, Sachin hail Men in Blue

Former India World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and others congratulated Team India for winning the T20 World Cup title after defeating South Africa in the final.

MS Dhoni, who doesn’t often post on any of his social media accounts, congratulated the Indian team on Instagram for an early “priceless” birthday gift and shared a picture of the team. Notably, Dhoni’s birthday falls on July 7.

Dhoni took to social media after India won their second-ever T20 World Cup, praising the Men in Blue for their victory.

https://www.instagram.com/p/C8z9ctJSGqU/ “WORLD CUP CHAMPIONS 2024. My heart rate was up, well done on being calm, having self-belief and doing what u guys did. From all the Indians back home and everywhere in the world a big thank you for bringing the World Cup Home.CONGRATULATIONS.arreeee thanks for the priceless birthday gift,” Dhoni posted on his Instagram handle.

In addition, the legendary Sachin Tendulkar took to X to express his happiness with India’s accomplishments, stating that now the Men in Blue got the fourth star, second in T20 WorldCup.

“Every star added to the Team India jersey inspires our nation’s starry-eyed children to move one step closer to their dreams. India gets the 4th star, our second in @T20WorldCup. Life comes full circle for Indian cricket in the West Indies. From our lows in the 2007 ODI World Cup to becoming a cricketing powerhouse and winning the T20WC in 2024. Very happy for my friend Rahul Dravid, who missed out on the 2011 World Cup win but his contribution to this T20 World Cup victory has been immense. I am so so happy for him,” Tendulkar posted on X.

From Anil Kumble and Sourav Ganguly to VVS Laxman and Gautam Gambhir, everyone praised the stupendous achievement in unison.