Currently in a good form after retaining the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, the Indian cricket team thanked its fans for their constant support as team India has reached 16 million followers on Instagram.
India’s Instagram page covers both men’s & women’s cricket national teams. The Indian men are all set to face England in a four match test series which will kick-start from February 5. In their tour of Australia which ended in January India displayed a spectacular performance with Rishabh Pant & Mohammed Siraj coming into limelight. After team India’s outstanding performance in the recently concluded Australia tour, the milestone achieved on Instagram doesn’t come as a surprise! Sharing the good news on Instagram, team’s India Official twitter handle wrote, “A 16 Million strong Insta family Thank you for all the love and support #TeamIndia”.
The Instagram post consists of a cool stylish poster which has the picture of Virat Kohli, Harmanpreet Kaur and Jasprit Bumrah on it. The post was very much liked by the fans who shared their warmth, love & sheer support for the Indian Cricket team. During team India’s Australia tour, India lost the ODI series but made a solid comeback by winning the T20I & test series respectively. Despite of the absence of Captain Virat Kohli after the first test match the stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane guided the visitors to a 2-1 win in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Virat kohli came back to India after first test match on a paternity leave granted by BCCI.
India will face England in the first test match which will be held in Chennai’s MA Chidambaram stadium. The other two test matches will be hosted by Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad. Virat Kohli will be back in action for the hosts in the upcoming matches against England.