Australian opener and Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner said that the Mumbai Indians bowlers have proved their critics wrong by clinching the trophy. "That's 20/20 cricket for you. Two halves of a game. Superb bowling from @mipaltan was happy to be proven wrong. Amazing match, cricket wins," Warner said. Sunrisers Hyderabad's Shikhar Dhawan, Royal Challengers Bangalore and West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle, Delhi Daredevils Rishab Pant, renowned commentator Harsha Bhogle, England batsman Jos Buttler were among others to congratulate Mumbai Indians were narrow win.
It was a great privilege to play with all these legends and learning so much . Great to win the ipl with them ?????????? pic.twitter.com/sV8SziTc5I Jasprit bumrah (@Jaspritbumrah93) May 21, 2017
Cricket fraternity hails Mumbai Indians for lifting record third IPL title
| Updated: May 22, 2017 16:25 IST
New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): The cricket fraternity has come in unison to praise the Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians, who pulled off a nerve-wracking one-run win over Rising Pune Supergiants to lift this year's Indian Premier League (IPL) title in a low-scoring final on Sunday. Taking to his official Twitter account, Sunrisers Hyderabad all-rounder Yuvraj Singh heaped praise on Mumbai Indians bowlers for holding their nerves till the very end. "What an amazing game of cricket this is what makes @ipl such an amazing tournament bad luck pune but @mipaltan bowlers kept their nerves," Yuvraj tweeted. Labelling the final match as `super exciting`, former Indian skipper Kapil Dev congratulated Mumbai Indians for notching up the coveted trophy for record third time. "This is how you want a final match to be like. Super exciting. Congrats @mipaltan on another ipl title. #IPLfinal #RPSvMI," Dev wrote on Twitter.