Prime Ministers Modi, Abbott pose with World Cup 2015 at MCG

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on an official visit to Australia visited the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Tuesday. He posed for photographs with the ICC World Cup Trophy, along with his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott, former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, VVS Laxman and Australian legends Allan Border, Steve Waugh, Glenn McGrath.

The Indian "Skippers" Mementos signed by the World Cup winning captains of India (Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni) and Narendra Modi
The Indian “Skippers” Mementos signed by the World Cup winning captains of India (Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni) and Narendra Modi. 

 

Modi used cricket to strengthen the diplomacy between the two nations by saying ,”We celebrate the legend of Bradman and the class of Tendulkar together.”