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Government of India
Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
12-February-2017 15:39 IST
Sports Minister Vijay Goel Congratulates Indian Team for retaining T 20 World Cup for Blind Cricketers

Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel has congratulated Indian team for lifting T 20 World Cup for Blind Cricketers. In a message to the team, Shri Goel said, after success of Para Athletes at Rio Paralympics 2016, Indian team for Blind Cricket has added another chapter of glory in history of Indian Sports by retaining T 20 World Cup.

He said, emphatic victory of India in finals over Pakistan is significant as the visiting side was enjoying unbeatable record in the championship this year till their defeat in finals by India.