India remembers it’s achievements #OnThisDay
Time passes by but the memories always stay with us. On the 24th of September, there had been certain events that went on to become iconic and historic. People on twitter are sharing this blast from the past and are helping us refresh our memories.
Back in 2007, the inaugural Twenty20 International cricket world championship was held in South Africa from 11th to 24th September. The match had twelve countries participating in the tournament which India manage to win. Team India did so by defeating Pakistan by 5 runs making it a win to remember.
INAUGURAL T20 CHAMPIONS ?#OnThisDay a long-haired Dhoni led a young side to their maiden World T20 Final victory in an epic clash against Pakistan. ❤️
P.S: The MS Dhoni fist pump though! ? pic.twitter.com/e28yRPqN3Q
— Mrigendra singh rajput (@Mrigendra008) September 24, 2019
@sreesanth36 the unsung hero. The one who comes to our mind after Ms Dhoni, it's Sreesanth, turning the semi final on its head by dismissing Hayden and being economical against the Aussies. He deserves he deserves a lot! #OnThisDay #WorldCup2007
— Piyush?? (@PiyushArya99) September 24, 2019
Indian captain MS Dhoni lifted the first ever ICC WorldT20 trophy ?. Irfan Pathan was the Player of the Match in the final and Pakistan's all-rounder Shahid Afridi was the Player of the Tournament. #OnThisDay #TeamIndia #History #OTD #MSDhoni #Cricket #India #Pakistan pic.twitter.com/TLT0KYdnuc
— Prakhar 'Sports nut' Sachdeo (@simplyparu) September 24, 2019
"In the air, and Sreesanth takes it, India Win"
Remember this iconic match? Tell us in comments.#BMSEvents #OnThisDay #ThisDayThatYear #TeamIndia #t20worldcup2007 pic.twitter.com/PUkBHJIOwy
— BookMyShow (@bookmyshow) September 24, 2019
#OnThisDay: A beaming MS Dhoni lifted the inaugural trophy – the first Indian captain to win a World Cup in 24 years.
A win that marked the start of Mahendra Singh Dhoni Era…
Happy T20 World Cup Anniversary Indians… #t20worldcup2007 pic.twitter.com/d6K2cGZKRY
— Uttara (@superbuttara91) September 24, 2019
World shortest's inspirational story l on 7th Aug,2007, 26 year old unorthodox wk batsman was given a bunch of Young players and named as the captain for Indian t_20 squad in the inaugural t20 wc.
"India won #t20worldcup2007 final beating Pakistan" pic.twitter.com/eJBEdIyQNa
— Kutwal vikramaditya (@vskutwal) September 24, 2019
#OnThisDay??#TeamIndia? crowned inaugural #t20worldcup2007 champion defeating #Pakistan#T20WorldCup #IndianCricketTeam #MenInBlue #TeamBlue @BCCI @msdhoni @GautamGambhir @YUVSTRONG12 @ImRo45 @IrfanPathan @iamyusufpathan @sreesanth36 @harbhajan_singh @rpsingh @robbieuthappa pic.twitter.com/7nWPwLYnxn
— Rahul Kr Gupta (@im_RKGupta) September 24, 2019
"IN THE AIRRRRRRR…. SREESANTH TAKES IT. INDIA WIN!" ❤️
Thank you @msdhoni @BCCI #OnThisDay #t20worldcup2007 #BleedBlue
— Rakesh Shetty (@stumpmics) September 24, 2019
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24th September was also the day for us to make history in space. Mangalyaan, the Mars orbiter, which was launched on 3rd November started orbiting Mars since 24th September 2014. This mission was lead by a group of incredible women and will be remembered as one of the most iconic events in the history of Indian Space Research experiments.
Success of Mangalyaan on September 24, 2014 gave inspiration to launch Chandraayan project….
ISRO adds another feather to the cap… Mangalaayan mission is success… pic.twitter.com/MxggSBSdqM
— KLVR (@iamKLVR) September 24, 2019
#OTD in 1977 Mohun Bagan players got the great opportunity to play against the Football King Edson Arantos Jo Nasimanto — Pele. The historical match between Mohun Bagan and Cosmos club at Eden Gardens ended in 2-2 draw. Shyam Thapa and Md. Habib scored for Mohun Bagan. pic.twitter.com/rXmx3Uw9hF
— Mohun Bagan (@Mohun_Bagan) September 24, 2019
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