PM Narendra Modi went to Team India’s dressing room and tried to lift the spirits of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and other players after their defeat in the Cricket World Cup 2023 final.
#WATCH | Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Team India in their dressing room after the ICC World Cup Finals at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Gujarat on 19th November.— ANI (@ANI) November 21, 2023
The PM spoke to the players and encouraged them for their performance throughout the tournament.
The Indian cricket crew won everything except one match in the Cricket World Cup 2023, losing the title fight against Australia by six wickets on Sunday at the Narendra Modi Arena in Ahmedabad. State head Narendra Modi watched the coordinate alongside Home Clergyman Amit Shah alongside great many fans expecting a finish to the 12-year hang tight for the ODI World Cup. In any case, Pat Cummins’ men got the better of Rohit Sharma’s military, to the mistake of the host country. Seeing any semblance of Rohit, Virat Kohli, and others down and out, PM Modi went along with them in Group India’s changing area.
In a video shared by PIB, PM Modi is seen supporting the crushed group, addressing the players separately.
“Aap log poora 10-10 game jeet ke aaye ho, yeh toh hota rehta hai. Muskuraiye bhai, desh aap logon ko dekh raha hai. Maine socha mil lun sab ko. ( You have dominated 10 successive matches. This one misfortune is ordinary, it continues to work out. If it’s not too much trouble, grin, the whole nation is watching you. I recently felt that I ought to proceed to meet you individuals),” PM Modi said.
“Hota hai (it works out),” he told Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli, holding their hands.
Addressing Ravindra Jadeja, an individual Gujarati, the PM said, “Kya babu (talks in Gujarati and both chuckle)”.
Moving toward Mohammed Shami, who finished the competition as a top wicket-taker, the State head enclosed him by an embrace. ” Arrey Shami, bahut accha kiya iss baar. ( Great, Shami. You played all around well this time),” he said.
To Jasprit Bumrah, he said: ” You communicate in Gujarati?” Bumrah answered, “A smidgen”.
Further in the video, PM Modi said, “Toh, aap sab log bahut acchi mehnat kare ho. Chaliye, hota hai. Aur saathiyon zara ek doosre ka hausla buland karte chaliye. Aur poke aap log zara free honge aur Delhi aayenge toh baithunga aap sab ke saath. Meri taraf se nimantaran hai aap sab logon ko.(You folks have buckled down and played astoundingly well. Simply stay together and continue to persuade one another. Likewise, on the off chance that at whatever point you folks are free and are in Delhi, we should meet once more. All of you are sincerely welcomed from my side.)”
The Indian cricket crew was unbeaten On the planet Cup, winning 10 matches on the jog prior to being beaten by Australia in the last.