Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese watch a cricket match at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Thursday. Earlier, both the leaders took a round of the stadium in a gold plated golf car. Both the leaders watched the match for about thirty minutes. More than one lakh people have reached the Narendra Modi Stadium to watch the match
PM Modi and PM Albanese arrived at the Narendra Modi Stadium
On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese arrived at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad to watch the Test match between India and Australia. The match was a crucial one as India was leading the series 2-1, and if they won the match, they would enter the final of the World Test Championship.
Both Prime Ministers arrived at the stadium in a gold plated golf car and took a round of the ground together. They were received by the captains of both the teams and met with the players. After this, the national anthem was played, and Anthony Albanese was given a tour of the Hall of Fame of the stadium by Narendra Modi. He was shown photographs and given information about the history of the stadium.
After the tour, both the prime ministers took their seats to watch the match. More than one lakh people had come to the stadium to watch the match. The captains of the Australian and Indian teams reached the ground for the toss and Australia won the toss and decided to bat first.
Highlights of the Match
The match was intense, with both teams playing well. Australia did not make any changes to their team, while Mohammed Shami replaced Mohammed Siraj in the Indian team. The match started at 9:30 am, and both the Prime Ministers watched the match for about thirty minutes.
Holi Celebrations of PM Modi and PM Albanese
Anthony Albanese had reached Ahmedabad on Wednesday and visited the Sabarmati Ashram to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi. Later, he played Holi with Prime Minister Modi at Raj Bhavan. On Thursday, he was welcomed at the stadium with folk songs and traditional Gujarati dance, after which a singer sang Holi songs.
Visit of Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese to India
The visit of Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese to India was an opportunity to strengthen the ties between the two countries. Watching a cricket match together was a perfect way to celebrate the friendship between India and Australia. The visit not only focused on cricket but also on cultural exchange, which is important for the progress and development of both countries.
Cricket is not just a sport in India, it is a religion, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi knows this very well. He recently welcomed Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese to India and both leaders had the opportunity to enjoy a cricket match together at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. This article will cover their visit to the stadium and their experience watching the match