Prime Minister Narendra Modi Gets Flavour of Cricket Down Under

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground as part of his diplomatic tour to Australia.

Updated: November 17, 2014 14:07 IST
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives to take part in the G20 Summit in Brisbane.


Brisbane: A day ahead of his visit to the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday got a flavour of cricket.

The occasion was a breakfast meeting hosted here for Modi by Queensland Prime Minister Campbell Newman where the former Aussie pace bowler Michael Kasprowicz was present. (Also read: When Prime Minister Modi invited Kapil, Gavaskar for his tour Down Under)

Kasprowics, who was the master of ceremonies, brought the house down when he said how Indians used to relish batting legend Sachin Tendulkar smashing him for fours and sixes.

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