President greets Indian team on winning U-19 World Cup

March 3rd, 2008 - 12:19 am ICT by admin  

A file-photo of Pratibha Patil

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil congratulated the Indian team that won the Under-19 cricket World Cup in Kuala Lumpur Sunday. In her message, Patil said the team showed consistency and class throughout the tournament.

India’s junior team defeated South Africa by 12 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis rule in the rain-affected but nerve-tingling final.

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