Twitter reacts to Pakistan’s 180-run thrashing of India to claim the Champions Trophy crown.
Former India cricketer, Sanjay Manjrekar:
Pakistan triumphs are always very special because they come against extreme odds. Well done Pakistan cricket ! ????????????#CT17
— Sanjay Manjrekar (@sanjaymanjrekar) June 18, 2017
Former Pakistan fast-bowler, Shoaib Akhtar:
Love you Pakistan team we just love you ..proud moment for every Pakistani .. pic.twitter.com/r41pyD3xLI
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) June 18, 2017
Congratulations Pakistan on such a great win and lifting the trophy ???? outclass performance overall #CT2017Final
— Rahul Dravid (@Im_Dravid) June 18, 2017
— Kamran Akmal (@KamiAkmal23) June 18, 2017
Great team effort ????, I hop this victory with inspire the young generation of Pakistan , love u all & it’s all for PAKISTAN ????????
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) June 18, 2017
Losing finalist, Hardik Pandya:
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) June 19, 2017
Former Pakistan captain, Imran Khan:
Congratulations to Team Pakistan on their great performance in winning #CT17 And how wonderful to watch Fakhar’s raw talent in action.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) June 18, 2017
Former Sri Lanka batsman, Kumar Sangakkara:
— Kumar Sangakkara (@KumarSanga2) June 18, 2017
Former Pakistan captain, Misbah ul-Haq:
— Misbah Ul Haq (@captainmisbahpk) June 18, 2017
So proud. Pakistan played like winners and now are champions of the world. Tonight belongs to the heroes in the Green and white #bringItHome
— Wasim Akram (@wasimakramlive) June 18, 2017
Congratulations Pakistan on a really comprehensive victory today. Well played, deserved winners and a great result for Pakistan cricket.
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) June 18, 2017
Proteas fast-bowler, Dale Steyn:
I was hoping a team in green and gold would win. Seems there was a mix up in countries though ????
Well done Pakistan, congrats Mickey
— Dale Steyn (@DaleSteyn62) June 18, 2017
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