Hardik Pandya’s all-round show helped India to defeat Pakistan by five wickets. Kohli, who was returning from a month-long break, also contributed with a well-made 35 off 34 balls.
The star batter lauded the team’s effort following the win over Pakistan.
“Special win on a special day,” he wrote on his Twitter handle.
Special win on a special day! 🇮🇳 https://t.co/7WmE7GeJMD
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) 1661713680000
India pacer Mohammad Shami said it was a great match against Pakistan and congratulated the team for the win.
“Tonight it was a great match and victory Well played boy’s , congratulations for the win well done,” Shami said.
Tonight it was a great match and victory 😃Well played boy’s , congratulations for the win 😃well done ❤️ 🇮🇳… https://t.co/orIkUzOP94
— Mohammad Shami (@MdShami11) 1661712145000
Former India wicket-keeper batter Wriddhiman Saha hailed Hardik Pandya‘s performance following India’s win over Pakistan.
“What a performance Team India ! Many congratulations,” he said.
A True CHAMPION! 🇮🇳 @hardikpandya7 https://t.co/uF5ayraQLt
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) 1661713402000
What a performance Team India 🇮🇳! Many congratulations! @BCCI#AsiaCup #India #HardikPandya https://t.co/YZis7sQAG5
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) 1661712452000
Hardik was adjudged as ‘Man of the Match’ for his impeccable performance as India chased down 148 in the final over in Dubai. He scored 33* and took 3/25 with the ball.
India will now face Hong Kong on Wednesday.
All hail #PapaPandya, the 𝐟𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐞𝐫 🙌 💪#INDvPAK #AsiaCup https://t.co/MMSg7mzQzK
— Gujarat Titans (@gujarat_titans) 1661756100000
WHAT. A. WIN!#TeamIndia clinch a thriller against Pakistan. Win by 5 wickets 👏👏Scorecard -… https://t.co/cIy33ds5O5
— BCCI (@BCCI) 1661710629000
“Alexa! Show us a big match player” 📸: BCCI | @hardikpandya7 #INDvPAK #AsiaCup2022 https://t.co/BnbcVPOTGx
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) 1661713752000
Not one for the faint hearted. What a nerve wracking and fantastic game. Well played, Team India. 🇮🇳 #INDVPAK… https://t.co/IVrbBrnOXv
— Mayank Agarwal (@mayankcricket) 1661711600000
A high voltage contest these #INDvPAK games, and the boys have shown tremendous composure and character. Very well… https://t.co/pWrVIi3pkx
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) 1661710700000
What a brilliant performance by the Indian bowlers. Kudos to you @hardikpandya7 for such a splendid game 🇮🇳 #INDvPAK #AsiaCup2022
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) 1661702662000