'Shabd aapke hain, bhaavnaein hamari' - Fans react as Gautam Gambhir posts special congratulatory message for CSK after their IPL glory

A section of the cricket fans took it like that Gambhir had taken a dig at RCB and Virat Kohli while praising the CSK for 5th title win and

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The former Indian opener and LSG mentor in the Indian Premier League, Gautam Gambhir came up with a praising tweet for the Chennai Super Kings. Gambhir lavished the praise on CSK after their historic title win in the final of the IPL 2023 against the defending champions Gujarat Titans.

“Congratulations CSK! Winning 1 title is difficult, winning 5 is unbelievable!” wrote Gambhir in a tweet from his official Twitter handle the next morning of Chennai Super Kings’ fifth title win in the history of the Indian Premier League.

Here’s a look at the tweet posted by Gautam Gambhir:

Although a section of the cricket fans took it like that Gambhir had taken a dig at the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Virat Kohli for not winning IPL even a single time in the history of the tournament. Subsequently, the fans commented with a lot of interesting and different reactions or responses in the reply section of Gambhir’s tweet on the micro-blogging site.

Here’s how fans reacted:

Notably, Gambhir was the mentor of the Lucknow Super Giants franchise in the Indian Premier League 2023. The team made it to the playoffs of the tournament for the second consecutive time after their debut in the Indian Premier League last year during the edition of 2022.

Although they got knocked out with a defeat in the eliminator match of the tournament against the five-time champions Mumbai Indians. Rohit Sharma’s men won the eliminator by a big margin of 81 runs to make it to the second qualifier of the tournament.

Coming back to Gautam Gambhir, he was also in the controversial headlines of social media after a heated verbal altercation with the former RCB skipper and batting superstar Virat Kohli. The incident happened during a league match at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. In this match, RCB defeated LSG while defending a very low total.

The controversy started between LSG pacer Naveen ul Haq and RCB star Virat Kohli which eventually led to a heated confrontation between LSG mentor Gautam Gambhir and RCB’s Virat Kohli.

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