Prime Minister congratulates cricket team for Asia Cup victory

Updated: 25 June 2010 18:01 IST

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for winning the Asia Cup after a gap of 15 years.

Prime Minister congratulates cricket team for Asia Cup victory
©

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for winning the Asia Cup after a gap of 15 years.

India yesterday overwhelmed the hosts Sri Lanka by 81 in the final to win the four-nation tournament in Dambulla.

"The players displayed team spirit and fighting qualities in bringing laurels to the country," he said.

India had last won the Asia Cup in 1995 under Mohammed Azharuddin in Sharjah.

Topics : Cricket
Related Articles
Yasir Shah Shines As Pakistan Beat West Indies By 7 Wickets, Take 1-0 Lead
Yasir Shah Shines As Pakistan Beat West Indies By 7 Wickets, Take 1-0 Lead
IPL 2017: Match Between Royal Challengers Bangalore And Sunrisers Hyderabad Abandoned Due To Rain
IPL 2017: Match Between Royal Challengers Bangalore And Sunrisers Hyderabad Abandoned Due To Rain
BCCI Miss Deadline Of Naming India Squad For Champions Trophy
BCCI Miss Deadline Of Naming India Squad For Champions Trophy
Show Comments
Advertisement