KKR's IPL win was undoubtedly Shahrukh Khan's real life Chak De moment. Just after Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the final match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Bollywood celebrities and cricketers took to Twitter and congratulated Shahrukh Khan over his maiden IPL win.
Riteish Deshmukh: KKR IPL champs - congrats to @iamsrk and Gauri. Had one of the best evenings - rollercoaster emotional ride, ended in a great victory. We celebrated the KKR victory and 'Rowdy Rathore' party together -@iamsrk @akshaykumar at Prabhu Deva's house.
Genelia D'souza: And KKR are the Winners, yayyyy, congrats SRK and the team, you gave us a super game, well played CSK (sic).
Shabana Azmi: I know nothing about cricket but I watched the match and prayed really hard for KKR to win! Congrats to the team, SRK and Juhi. Mazaa aa gaya.
Lara Dutta: :-) :-) :-). KKR it is!!!!(sic).
Farhan Akhtar: The wait is over. Well done KKR. Congratulations @iamsrk and all team owners, members and staff. Let the good times roll.
Karan Johar: Yayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!!!!!! More power to team KKR and@iamsrk!!!!!!!!!! And what a match!!!!!! KKROCKSSSSSSSS Congratulations @iam_juhi!!!!!!!! The new victorious team KKR!!!!!!!! Lots of love!!!!!!
Neha Dhupia: A match so worthy of being the final... Well played #csk and a huge congratulations to #kkr and @iamsrk.
Ram Kapoor: What a match what a match what a match what a match!! I'm soooo happy for KKR they played superbly throughout the tournament. Well deserved!(sic).
Satish Kaushik: I wanted KKR to win for Shah Rukh's daughter.. Oh God.. She was so tensed.? She must be feeling great now.. Three Cheers for her... KKR is Champ (sic).
Shreyas Talpade:The badshah and his team does it... in style.
Cricketer Yuvraj Singh: what a game! Well done kkr but I think csk was no less ! They have been the most consistent team in last 5 seasons !!
Sanjay Manjrekar: Congratulations KKR & Gautam Gambhir for their 1st ever IPL title !!
Shane Warne: Congrats to KKR and @iamsrk on winning IPL 5 & another huge congrats to my friend @aussiegrit Mark on winning the Grand Prix - Awesome !
Murali Kartik: Many many many congrats to kkr. And evertone associated with them...so happy guys ..way to go.
Sreesanth: Welldone kkr.. So so happy for gautam bhai nd sharukh bhai nd the full team.. Keep at it..
Tennis icon Mahesh Bhupathi: Got to watch the last hour of the final here in Paris, amazing chase by KKR.. Worthy champs.
Raj Kundra (Rajasthan Royals owner): @iamsrk so happy for you!! Congratulations and well deserved!!!!#babyK waiting for the cup now! :)