Dinesh Karthik (r) © AFP
Dinesh Karthik (r) © AFP

Dinesh Karthik’s heroic landed India their hands on the Nidahas Trophy 2018 trophy. His 29-run knock saw India clinch a last-ball thriller against Bangladesh at Colombo, with the needing 34 off 12 balls. Cricketers, fans and critics alike on Twitter lauded newly appointed Kolkata Knight Riders captain, Karthik for his innings. The likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Harbhajan Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Sourav Ganguly and other took to social media site to express their joy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Karthik was given Man of the Match award for his knock.