Nithin, Siddharth and a host other celebs from the Telugu film industry congratulated the Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) for their victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the final match of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2016.
The final match was played between Sun Risers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday evening. Megastar Chiranjeevi, Victory Venkatesh, Allu Sirish and many other Tollywood celebs were present at the stadium to cheer for the Hyderabad team.
Sun Risers Hyderabad won the toss and chose to bat first. They scored 208 runs for the loss of seven wickets in 20 overs. Later, Royal Challengers Bangalore took to batting and scored 200 runs for the loss of seven wickets in 20 overs. The last few overs of the match were very thrilling and a nail-biting one for the fans.
Soon after the victory of Sun Risers Hyderabad, many stars from Tollywood took to their Twitter handles to congratulate the team and laud their performance in the final match. Here are the comments of some celebrities.
Nithin: Congratss team SUNRISERS!!superb team effort!!hard luck RCB but we still love u kohli..
Siddharth: What a great game of cricket... When you hit 200 and lose a final. That's how good SRH are! Bhuvi and fizz... Legends. Hard luck RCB. #IPL
Gopichand Malineni: Congratulations #SRH ..Awesome ..real champions !! Incredible captaincy by @davidwarner31
Madhu Shalini: #sunrisershydrabad And then we win.... #sunrisershydrabad amazing cricket... Yaaaayyyyyyyy....
Swathi Reddy: Not much into IPL . But forced to watch the finals , lucky to have watched the first half. Backing sunrisers
Sushanth A: Aaaaaand we are the Championsss!!! IPL 9 @SunRisers What a final and what a team! It's @SunRisers vs @RCBTweets ! Cracker of a Final with match winners all around! Come on SRH #OrangeArmy One step to the #AatadukundamRaa
Sumanth: Congrats @SunRisers #IPL2016 champs! What a final,what a season.Pleasure 2 have been witness first hand. #OrangeArmy
Allu Sirish: Unfuckingreal!!! Unfuckingreal. David vs Goliath. #SunRisers are the IPL 2016 champions! Woohoo!!!! Warner & the Orange Army rocks! It was a stadium full of RCB supporters, not a hoot or whistle for SRH. Winning here is something else! A moment I'll cherish always.
Vennela Kishore: I love you RCB but i live for SRH..euphoric amma..terrrrrrrrrrrifiiicccccccccccccccc..whatta finale.. Results apart..IPL wouldn't be interesting without virat n ABD..mee form ki mee combo ki shathakoti..
Rahul Ravindran: Idi orange army kadu.. O range army ra! The sun has risen this midnight!
SKN: YAHOOOOOOOOOOOOO what a win This is the TEAM WORK & hard work Loved it @SunRisers not only the match u won all of our hearts #SRHvsRCB
BVS Ravi: Congrats #IPLChampsSRH what a leader u r @davidwarner31
Varun Sandesh: WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS!!! Way to go Boys!!! Loved the way David Warner led his troops!! Great team effort!! #OrangeArmy #IPLfinal #Sunrisers
Actor Aadi: Sun risers :)))