Many Indians, Sportspersons, and many other famous persons from many fields has congratulated Indian Team for their emphatic win at Lord’s. Recently India’s President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated the Indian cricket team for its significant win against England at Lord’s. Pranab Mukherjee told that the nation was proud of the achievement which transpired after a gap of 28 years.

In his message the President said to skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, “Please convey my hearty congratulations and best wishes to all members of your team on the magnificent achievement of winning the just concluded Test Match against England at Lord’s.”  

India’s historic 95 run win over England on the fifth and final day of the second cricket Test at the ‘Home of Cricket’ Lord’s in 82 years, has seen youngsters made noticeable improvements which is a good sign for India’s cricket future. Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane played really well in this match. Ishant took match-winning seven-wicket in this match. Bhuvneshwar Kumar came up very handy with his bat along with the ball. Ajinkya Rahane and Murali Vijay performed significantly well.

The President Pranab Mukherjee said that the whole India is very proud of this historic achievement which has materialized after a gap of 28 years. He also wished Team India to continue this success in the series and future matches.

Not only the President, our Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi praised the Indian Cricket Team for this 95-run groundbreaking victory against England. He congratulated Team India by saying “Well played Team India! Congrats on the wonderful victory at Lord’s. We are very delighted & proud of the great performance.”

In June 1986, India team had beaten the English side by five wickets. It was India’s last Test victory at Lord’s before this match.