On 3rd October, India defeated New Zealand in the second Test match which was played at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata and took a 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
With this win against the Kiwis, Team India have reclaimed the number one spot in the latest ICC Test rankings.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli thanked their fans for the support during the Test match at the Eden Gardens.
Here is how cricket fraternity reacted on India’s achievement in Tests:
A spectacular victory by Team INDIA & many congratulations on regaining the no 1 position in the world test cricket!! #INDvNZ
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 4, 2016
— Ajit Agarkar (@imAagarkar) October 3, 2016
— Manoj Tiwary (@tiwarymanoj) October 3, 2016
Bishan Singh Bedi
Indns win series thumpingly-Kiwis look much worse than they actually R!only competitive players cn keep Test Crkt alive!No room fr tamashas!
— Bishan Bedi (@BishanBedi) October 3, 2016
Congrats Team India on winning the series&becoming the number 1 team in Tests?I am sure they will hold this position for a long time? @BCCI
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) October 3, 2016
Delighted for Saha…fantastic effort both in front and behind the stumps. Deserving Man of the Match award #IndvsNZ
— Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) October 3, 2016
— Lisa Sthalekar (@sthalekar93) October 3, 2016
— Robin Aiyuda Uthappa (@robbieuthappa) October 3, 2016
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) October 3, 2016
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) October 3, 2016
Lt. Anurag Thakur
— Lt. Anurag Thakur (@ianuragthakur) October 3, 2016
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) October 1, 2016
— Pragyan Ojha (@pragyanojha) October 3, 2016
— Anjum Chopra (@chopraanjum) October 3, 2016
The sound of my fans cheering at Eden gardens still oscillates in my ears. Replay my knock filled with 6's & 4’s
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) October 4, 2016
Wanted to take a moment and thank everyone for all the support during the matches and for the wishes #Grateful
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) October 4, 2016