India’s head coach Ravi Shastri says his team deserved the status of the world’s number one Test side after overcoming every obstacles, including a change in points system, on its journey to the summit.
India remained the number one Test side after the annual update of the ICC team rankings was released on Thursday.
Shastri was chuffed about it.
“This team has shown steely resolve & unwavering focus to be crowned No. 1. It is something the boys have earned fair & square. Rules changed midway but #TeamIndia overcame every hurdle along the way. My boys played tough cricket in tough times. Super proud of this bindass bunch,” Shastri tweeted.
The former India captain has been serving as the head coach of the Indian team since 2017, having got an extension after the 2019 ICC World Cup.
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