Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar. Pic/ PTI

The Indian blind cricket team defeated rivals Pakistan in the final to retain the Blind T20 World Cup title.

India beat Pakistan by a wicket after chasing down a total of 197 in 20 overs. India achieved the target in 18 overs with Prakash Jayaramaiah scoring a brilliant 99 runs.

Indian cricket stars - past and present - took to social networking website Twitter to convey their warmest wishes to the 'Men in Blue'.‏