Fans and cricketers take to twitter to wish Pujara

Fans and cricketers take to twitter to wish Pujara

Last Updated: Wed, Jun 06, 2012 05:52 hrs

Indian cricket fans and former players took the Twitter route to wish India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara who scored a superb unbeaten 96 to carry the team to an exciting two-wicket victory over West Indies A on a tense final day.

Twitter is flooding with congratulatory messages to Pujara for his efforts.

Former cricketer and television presenter Aakash Chopra tweeted "Well done, Cheteshwar Pujara. This Windies-A team may not test our players' technique so much, but it seems d character will surely b tested."

Pujara, had also made a disciplined 50 in the first innings. With Rahul Dravid recent retirement from all test of cricket, Pujara has taken a step towards the national test team and pushing for his selection.

Team India's opener and Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir tweeted "Captain Pujara wins thriller for India A: Cheteshwar Pujara took a huge step towards Test selection."

Former cricketer and commentator Sanjay Manjrekar tweeted "96 n.o to win the game in the 2nd inngs for your team.. thats always a special inngs...well done cheteshwar pujara!"  

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