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India loses to West Indies: Amitabh Bachchan says ‘heart, mind sinks’

An avid cricket fan, Amitabh Bachchan was disheartened after India’s loss to West Indies in T20 World Cup on Thursday. He shared his thoughts in a blog post.

bollywood Updated: Apr 01, 2016 15:01 IST
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Amitabh Bachchan said energy dropped several levels after India’s loss.

The day did not end well for the Indians as West Indies remained on course to win their second World Twenty20 title after thumping hosts India by seven wickets in a pulsating semi final contest at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Thursday.

Amitabh Bachchan took to his blogto post his feelings on this defeat, but with some positivity to it. “A loss .. and the heart and mind sinks .. we are defeated by the Windies in the semi final of the WC T20I and suddenly the energy drops several levels ..,” he wrote.

“But soon after, there is a rush of understanding, an appreciation of the efforts of the team, praise for the star players, and a ‘bad day’ at the pitch when 3 catches turn out to be ruled ‘no balls’,” Big B added.

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Appreciating all the efforts of Team India, the Wazir actor finally said, “India Team is a deadly package .. of this there is no doubt .. some days just turn out to be different .. life cannot always obey what your mind wishes.”

Earlier, the actor had hosted Chris Gayle at his home and also tweeted his picture with the cricketer with a humorous tweet.

First Published: Apr 01, 2016 14:24 IST