‘Chak De India’: Bollywood reacts to India’s win against Australia
From Shah Rukh Khan to Amitabh Bachchan, here’s how Bollywood celebrities reacted to the Indian cricket team's historic win at the Gabba
Bollywood has erupted in joy after India’s triumph against Australia in the Border Gavaskar Trophy. India won by three wickets on Tuesday in Brisbane and clinched the series 2-1. The victory ended Australia’s unbeaten streak at the Gabba since 1988.
Reacting to the historic win, Shah Rukh Khan tweeted,
What an absolutely marvellous victory for our team!!! Stayed up all night to watch it unfold ball by ball. Now will sleep peacefully for a bit and savour this historic moment. Love to all our boys and greatly admire their resilience to power us through to this win. Chak De India!— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) January 19, 2021
Amitabh Bachchan wrote,
T 3787 - INDIAAAAA .. INDIA !! INDIAAAA .. INDIA ..— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) January 19, 2021
THOK DIYA .. Australia ko ..
INCREDIBLE VICTORY .. badhai badhai badhai .. !!
Body blows ! Injury ! Racist abuse !
गले ते हथ ना रक्खीं , ठोक देयाँगे !!!!
INCREDIBLE INDIA !!
Don't ever underestimate INDIA !! pic.twitter.com/TPFxNbODU8
Congratulating the Indian team, Akshay Kumar wrote,
Congratulations Team India for an exemplary performance, winning against all odds and creating history...truly Champions #INDvsAUS pic.twitter.com/1tNTttez9V— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) January 19, 2021
Actor Ranveer Singh described the moment as a historic win. Ranveer is essaying cricketer Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s upcoming ‘83.
Historic win!!! What an effort!!! So proud!!!@BCCI pic.twitter.com/eL61lvodnC— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) January 19, 2021
Arjun Rampal praised the fantastic performance of the winning side.
What an amazing tour of Australia it has been, but the test match series was just another level of cricket. Indian cricket has a bright bright future. Chest pumped. Congratulations team India super proud. Historic. #BorderGavaskarTrophy— arjun rampal (@rampalarjun) January 19, 2021