Cricket legends and former players from India and around the globe joined together to extend their heartfelt congratulations to Team Australia on their historic triumph, clinching their maiden ICC World Test Champions (WTC) title.
Australia’s remarkable 209-run victory at The Oval secured their status as worthy WTC Champions and dealt India their second defeat in two WTC Finals.
The happy reactions were not limited to Ponting and Hayden alone, as numerous Indian cricket stars also took to social media platforms to shower Australia with well-deserved praise and congratulations.
“Congratulations to Australia on winning the wtc final! Outplayed us in all departments of the game. Good to see@ajinkyarahane88 get runs in the middle order great knocks by @stevesmith49 @travishead34 but personally I think Travis was sensational my mom!! #WTC2023Final.” Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh posted on Twitter,
Dinesh Karthik tweeted, “There’s something about Australia…they come with a built-in software of champions. Congratulations on winning another tournament! Tough luck for our #TeamIndia,”
Following the announcement of the new World Test Champions, several individuals, including Devon Conway from New Zealand, who emerged victorious in the previous edition of the final held in England, took to social media to share their thoughts and reactions.
In a thrilling climax to the ICC World Test Championship Final 2023, Australia claimed the prestigious Test Mace on the final day by dismissing India for 234 runs, sealing a resounding 209-run victory in The Ultimate Test.
Travis Head’s phenomenal innings of 163 runs in the first innings earned him the well-deserved title of Player of the Match in the WTC Final.