Indian cricketers rejoice on Twitter after tri-series win over Sri Lanka

MS Dhoni steered India home in a close encounter against Sri Lanka in the tri-series final © AFP

Port of Spain: Jul 12, 2013

Indian cricketers took to social media to express their joy at lifting the Tri-nation ODI series trophy and praise skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni for steering the team home after a mid-innings collapse.

India beat Sri Lanka by one wicket to lift the title with Dhoni being the hero of the triumph after striking a 52-ball 45.

“Had been best 2 months of cricket. Going back with 2 trophies.Thankyou everyone for your love and support,” tweeted Shikhar Dhawan.

All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and batsman Suresh Raina also took to Twitter to express their happiness.

Pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who bagged his maiden Man of the Series award, thanked his fans for supporting him.

Off-spinner R Ashwin lauded Dhoni for keeping his calm in the tense match.