Playing their debut season in the Indian Premier League, the Gujarat Titans on Tuesday became the first team to qualify for the playoffs after recording their ninth victory in the campaign. The GT achieved a double duel of the season over fellow IPL debutants Lucknow Super Giants, recording a 62-run win at the MCA Stadium in Pune. As GT qualified for the next phase of the tournament, the cricket fraternity took to Twitter and praised Hardik Pandya– led the side in an excellent debut season in the IPL.
Here’s how Twitter:
# Saru Che !!! @Gujaratitans congratulations on qualifying for your first year # IPL2022, bravo guys! Heavy batting but very well played @ShubmanGill shows great signs of maturity. Bowlers have won the game with some top spells @ MdShami11 and @ rashidkhan_19, former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh tweeted.
Heavy stick wicket, but very well played @ShubmanGill show great signs of maturity
– Yuvraj Singh (@ YUVSTRONG12) May 10, 2022
Former Indian rammer Wasim Jaffer shared a hilarious meme from the famous Indian web series, summarizing GT’s debut season.
– Wasim Jaffer (@ WasimJaffer14) May 10, 2022
“Gujarati at the top. Congratulations to the franchise and the playoff team. The bowling was top notch!
@gujarat_titans, former Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan tweeted.
Gujarati at the top. Congratulations to the franchise and the playoff team. The bowling was top notch! @gujarat_titans
– Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) May 10, 2022
. … what do I know “, a former Indian white man Aakash Chopra tweeted.
Gujarat Titans. Bow down, I have to admit I haven’t seen them qualify … I can’t be happier to turn out to be wrong. Up and on. I won’t be surprised if both rookies meet again on the 29th. But then … as far as I know
– Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) May 10, 2022
“Brilliant, great win in this thing @gujarat_titans Champion! Top magic @ rashidkhan_19 and great first game for Sai Kishore. Congratulations on being the first team to qualify. Nehra ji muskuraiyeee pahunch gaye play off ch,” former Indian spinner Harbhajan S. .
Brilliant, brilliant win this @gujarat_titans Champion stuff! Superb magic @ rashidkhan_19 and a great first game for Sai Kishore. Congratulations on being the first team to qualify. Nehra ji muskuraiyeee pahunch gaye play off ch # IPL2022 #GTvsLSG pic.twitter.com/mLfE3zPDuD
– Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 10, 2022
“Congratulations to @gujarat_titans on qualifying for the IPL Playoffs. The first team to do so at this year’s IPL. Many doubted them, but their captain, players, coaches and support staff really did it,” wrote Amit Mishra on Twitter.
Congratulations @gujarat_titans on IPL Playoff Qualifiers. The first team to do so at this year’s IPL. Many doubted them, but their captain, players, coaches and support staff really succeeded. #GTvsLSG # TATAIPL2022 pic.twitter.com/4Y243o66qq
– Amit Mishra (@MishiAmit) May 10, 2022
GT currently ranks first in the IPL 2022 table with 18 points from 12 games.
He will now play against the Chennai Super Kings in his next match.
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