India vs England: Twitter cheers for the Women in Blue
India's Jhulan Goswami bowls during the ICC Women's World Cup cricket final between England and India at Lord's cricket ground in London on July 23. Photograph: (AFP)
Twitter had a field day after the Indian Women team's splendid bowling performance in the Women's World Cup final at Lord's on Sunday.
Congratulatory messages poured in for India's pace bowler Jhulan Goswami on Twitter, soon after her three-wicket haul against hosts England
England made 228 for seven against India after winning the toss.
The 34-year-old dismissals included batsman Sarah Taylor (45) and top-scorer Nat Sciver (51).
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier called Jhulan "India's pride, whose wonderful bowling helps the team in key situations".
Jhulan Goswami is India's pride, whose wonderful bowling helps the team in key situations. All the best Jhulan.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 23, 2017
Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar cheered Jhulan and her teammates through their bowling spell.
Here's how the rest of Twitter cheered the Women in Blue:
Awesome spell by Jhulan Goswami comes to an end.. 2.3 economy & 3 wickets.. ???????????????? .. come on India.. #WWC17final— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) July 23, 2017