Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers scored a brilliant 47-ball 79 to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat against Gujarat Lions to book a place in the IPL 2016 final.
Thereafter, his team captain Virat Kohli and a host of other sports stars and celebs went on to twitter to congratulate the South African batsman.
Finally another @IPL final with @RCBTweets - @ABdeVilliers17 & @iqqiabdullah just brilliant!! Lets celebrate this one tonight! ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ»ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ¿— Chris Gayle (@henrygayle) May 24, 2016
What a knock underpressure on such a big occasion @ABdeVilliers17 ! it's gonna take something special like that Tom to take the eliminator!— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) May 24, 2016
Great match won by great warriors tonight like ABD... Great job by Iqbal and binny 2...— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) May 24, 2016