T20 World Cup winning players get land as gift

The gift documents were handed over to Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Rohit Sharma who were here as part of Indian team for the T20 match against New Zealand to be played on Saturday Getty Images

By CricketCountry Staff

Visakhapatnam: Sep 8, 2012

A real estate company gifted land titles to some of the players of the first-ever T20 cricket World Cup winning team at a function on Friday at Visakhapatnam.

The gift documents were handed over to Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Rohit Sharma, who were the part of winning Indian team.

According to reports in NDTV, the documents to other players of the T20 World Cup winning team of 2007 were presented recently at a function organised in Hyderabad.

Each Indian player who was part of the first T20 World Cup wining team received a 300 square yard plot at Gold Coast, the company’s ongoing project located on Hyderabad-Vijayawada highway.

Speaking on the occasion, CEO of Suchirindia Infratech Dr Y Kiron said, “We are proud of our T20 World Cup winning team and this was our way of acknowledging their immense contribution in bringing glory to the nation”.

He said that the company had given plots to Indian hockey team as well earlier.