India defeated Bangladesh by 120 to secure their third T20 World Cup for the Blind at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Saturday, December 17.
Opting to bat first, India posted 277 runs on the board for the loss of two wickets in their allotted 20 overs. Sunil Ramesh (136 not off 63) and captain Ajay Kumar Reddy (100 not out off 50) added a record 247-run stand for the third wicket in the tournament finale after the defending champions lost their first two wickets for just 29.
Chasing India’s mammoth total, Bangladesh could manage only 157/3 and lost the contest by 120 runs. For India, Lalit Meena and Ajay Kumar grabbed one wicket each.
Here’s how Twitter reacted to India’s thumping win over Bangladesh:
Many congratulations to team India for winning the T20 World Cup for blind. pic.twitter.com/fbLge7UQVi
— Mufaddal Vohra (@mufaddal_vohra) December 17, 2022
Well done India.
— s tanwar (@sushtany) December 17, 2022
— Doordarshan Sports (@ddsportschannel) December 17, 2022
India Win thrid T20 blind World Cup!!! Thanks Team India for makes us Proud!! ✌️🏆🇮🇳 #blindcricketworldcup
— Ganesh (@Ganesh_303) December 17, 2022
India is the most successful team in the World Cup history for Blind. pic.twitter.com/Z8WjzWQkLf
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) December 17, 2022
Congratulations #TeamIndia for winning the 3rd T20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind 2022 series!
— Dr Sudhakar K (@mla_sudhakar) December 17, 2022
Winners of T20 Blind Cricket World Cup:
In 2012 – India.
In 2017 – India.
In 2022 – India.
Three times happened and all three titles won by team India!! 🔥 pic.twitter.com/72OskIt27P
— Ram Prabu (@RamprabuKallan) December 17, 2022
India won the T20 World Cup 2022 for blind.
Team India won the 3rd T20 World Cup for the blind:
1st in 2012.
2nd in 2017.
Now, 3rd in 2022.
India 🇮🇳… India 🇮🇳… pic.twitter.com/esn9j0A6gR
— Anshul Saxena (@AskAnshul) December 17, 2022