Twitter reactions: Virat Kohli wins first Test in India as captain

When India’s last eight wickets fell for 39 runs on Day Three, India’s chances looked bleak but in a remarkable turnaround, India who set South Africa a target of 218, managed a 108-run victory. Once again for India it was their spinners who did the job and Ravindra Jadeja in his comeback game picked up eight-wickets. Pick of the tweets: India vs South Africa, 1st Test at Mohali

After having lost the Twenty20 International (T20I) and One-Day International (ODI) series under the leadership of MS Dhoni, India under young captain Virat Kohli pulled off a memorable victory in a dustbowl in Mohali. This was Kohli’s first Test as captain at home and he did wonderfully well. Also Read: Hashim Amla trolled on Twitter after his weird dismissal to Ravindra Jadeja

It will be memorable for him for many reasons as the Test started on the day of his birthday and more importantly he managed to win it against a side that’s ranked one in Test cricket. Twitter congratulated the 27-year-old and his young Team India on Twitter and we present you with some of the best tweets.