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New Delhi [India], Nov 11 (ANI): The cricket fraternity congratulated Deepak Chahar after the seamer became the first Indian male to take a hat-trick in the shortest format of the game.

Chahar also recorded the best bowling figures in a T20I match.

Legendary Indian batsmen Sachin Tendulkar took to Twitter and wrote: "Exceptional bowling by @deepak_chahar9! He bowled very smartly and used his variations well to pick up crucial wickets at crucial stages. Special mention to @IamShivamDube, @ShreyasIyer15@klrahul11 to give TeamIndia the series victory in the decider INDvsBAN."[{746de54873dc49c8b73f2cfe458f5669:intradmin/Sachin_PkpP3QS.JPG}]Chahar ended the match with figures of 6-7 beating the earlier record held by Sri Lanka's Ajantha Mendis.

"Very impressed with the way @deepak_chahar9 has evolved as a T20I bowler. Always had the ability to pick up wickets with the new ball but has worked hard to bowl in the middle and end overs. Got a lot of variations up his sleevesknows when to use them. INDvsBAN," tweeted VVS Laxman.

[{3e16b39dfe94419e8a34a45cc7d87739:intradmin/laxman_48gL2hD.JPG}]India defeated Bangladesh by 30 runs on Sunday to win the three-match series 2-1.

Chasing 175 for the win, Bangladesh was bundled out for 144.

"Congratulations @deepak_chahar9 @ImRo45@bcci for the win .. never easy with so much dew," tweeted BCCI president Sourav Ganguly.

[{0adf90d8-a652-4b66-b37c-6d60064d75b0:intradmin/gannguly.JPG}]India and Bangladesh now take on each other in a two-match Test series.

The first match will be played from November 14-18. (ANI)

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