And here’s the moment of truth. Team India has done it. The match was a treat to eye as this was India’s maiden World Cup win against South Africa after having lost the clashes in 1992, 1999 and 2011. India won by 130 runs against South Africa.
Moments after the win many took to Facebook and Twitter expressing their happiness. Happy and proud Indians flooded the social networking sites to express their happiness and share the moment of pride. #IndvsSA, #SAvsIND were some of the top trending topics on Twitter since morning.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated team India on Twitter saying “Great performance. Well played. Congrats Team India. You make us proud yet again.”
Great performance. Well played. Congrats Team India. You make us proud yet again.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 22, 2015
Here are some of the classic reactions we found on twitter:
— Papa CJ (@PapaCJ) February 22, 2015
— Abhishek Baxi (@baxiabhishek) February 22, 2015
— Kawaljit Singh Bedi (@kawaljit) February 22, 2015
About time ‘mauka’ should be added into the Oxford English dictionary.
— #WONTGIVEITBACKBC (@thegeniusstupid) February 22, 2015
— Chikoo (@TweetErrant) February 22, 2015
— Arvinder Gujral (@arvindergujral) February 22, 2015
Twitter is more entertaining than the commentary to be honest. #IndvsSA
— Tasneem Akolawala (@MuteRiot) February 22, 2015
Need some good teams from Africa like Zimbabwe for fair competition.
— Trendulkar (@Trendulkar) February 22, 2015
— Crumbs (@sahilchopra1987) February 22, 2015
This is bad news for Sachin. He’s gonna have to wear that pink shirt everyday now #IndvsSA
— The UnReal Times (@TheUnRealTimes) February 22, 2015
Team India has left many jaws dropped, including Microsoft’s Bing that predicted team India to lose against South Africa.