Twitter reactions: Virender Sehwag calls Steve Smith ‘tubelight’, Cheteshwar Pujara ‘inverter’

first_imgThe cricket fraternity showered praises on Team India after the home side annihilated Australia by eight wickets in the fourth and final Test to reclaim the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2-1. (Kohli ecstatic after historic triumph: ‘Our best series win so far’)Lokesh Rahul hit a half-century and guided the hosts to victory along with stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane after the early departure of Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara. (Great win, great summer for India: Ganguly to India Today)Watch: Biggest takeaways from India vs Australia Test seriesRahul remained undefeated on 51 while Rahane was not out on 38. (SCORECARD | HIGHLIGHTS)Fittingly, it was Rahul who hit the winning runs, guiding a delivery from left-arm spinner Steve O’Keefe to the on-side. (Rahane’s captaincy draws high praise from Clarke, Ganguly)Needing 106 runs for the win, the Indians reached the target around 90 minutes and 17.5 overs into the first session of the fourth day.Proud to be a part of this group. Outstanding effort to win this game & the series. Jai Hind ???? Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 28, 2017THAT was the knockout punch!!! What a series win. ????CONGRATULATIONS #TeamIndia @BCCI @anilkumble1074 @imVkohli- Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) 28 March 2017The home season comes to an end and it’s time for #ViruGhareluAwardsPujara- InverterJadeja-TulluPumpStabilizer- L RahulSmith- Tubelight Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) 28 March 2017Grinners #TeamIndia #INDvAUS BCCI (@BCCI) 28 March 2017It’s been a incredible season!Grateful to be part of such a magnificent team @anilkumble1074 @ImSanjayBangar @BCCI R SRIDHAR (@coach_rsridhar) 28 March 2017Do what’s right, the right way and at the right time and Team India did that beautifully throughout this season. Brilliant work lads @Bcci- Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) 28 March 2017Well played #TeamIndia ! Congratulations on the series win!#INDvAUS #DharamsalaTest @BCCI- R P Singh (@RpSingh99) 28 March 2017True champions let their game do all the talking! Congratulations #TeamIndia on sealing a deserved series win! #IndvAus Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) 28 March 2017Great character shown by this Indian team especially after losing the first test ?????? well deserve series win @BCCI #INDvAUS #TeamIndia- Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) 28 March 2017Well done #TeamIndia! Great win. Congratulations on the series win! #IndvAus- Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) 28 March 2017Indiaaa Indiaaa ????????? Indiaaa Indiaaa!!!! #IndVAus sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 28 March 2017Super series and great result for team India…@BCCI- parthiv patel (@parthiv9) 28 March 2017#INDvAUS many many congratulations to #TeamIndia for a great end to a phenomenal season @BCCI @imVkohli @anilkumble1074- Rahul Johri (@RJohri) 28 March 2017Amazing guys @BCCI . One of the sweetest victories ever. A great series and a complete team effort.Just amazing!! @anilkumble1074 @imVkohli- Robin Aiyuda Uthappa (@robbieuthappa) 28 March 2017Been a great season, thanks for all your support and love. The journey was a steep learning curve, loads of memories to cherish @ the end.??? Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) 28 March 2017Congrats on the series win India. Well played ????? Well fought throughout series Aus. A great series to watch ????? #INDvAUS #fire #passion- Mitchell Johnson (@MitchJohnson398) 28 March 2017Congrats to India on a wonderful series win, it was a great series to watch. Well done to the Inexpierienced Aussies too who fought hard !- Shane Warne (@ShaneWarne) 28 March 2017Ps India is the hardest place to win, only 2 bad sessions cost the young inexperienced Aussie team the series. Congrats again India ???- Shane Warne (@ShaneWarne) 28 March 2017Congratulations India. It’s been a wonderful series. Aussies have played some very good cricket also. ???? just to good in this final Test. ???- Michael Clarke (@MClarke23) 28 March 2017last_img