While the capacity crowd at the magnificent Eden Gardens had the time of their lives, as India beat Pakistan convincingly with icons like Sachin Tendulkar and Amitabh Bachchan cheering from the stands, those on Twitter had a gala time, too.
There were a lot of hilarious tweets and Indian fans thoroughly trolled Pakistan fans from across the border. But even here, Chetan Bhagat waded in and managed to get thoroughly burned by a Pakistani fan. How does the guy do it?
Here are some highlights.
2. Honest Modi.
— Sri Free Rofl Gandhi (@RoflGandhi_) March 19, 2016
3. Kohli for PM.
Think @srinivyasan best defined it with "Kohli is what you get when Sachin's batsmanship meets Dhoni's game awareness"— dorku (@Dorkstar) March 19, 2016
Abbeyar don't give free stuff to Pakistan. We are not America.— Trendulkar (@Trendulkar) March 19, 2016
5. Sorry, Aftab.
Big B paid for Aftab Shivdasani's ticket so that Abhishek Bachchan isn't the least known celebrity in the stadium— EngiNerd. (@mainbhiengineer) March 19, 2016
6. No comments.
Anushka could have been next Anjali Tendulkar.— Sri Sri Maithun (@Being_Humor) March 19, 2016
7. Virat Ambuja Cement, am I right?
Virat talking about disappointment of getting out v New Zealand more than today's success. Tells you a lot about his mentality.— Aayush (@slicesofIife) March 19, 2016
8. Killer Kohli.
"That's it boys. It's fucking our hometown! Nobody taking it away!" - Virat Kohli always pic.twitter.com/flKn2b5HKB— Peter Della Penna (@PeterDellaPenna) March 19, 2016
9. Sania Mirza jokes Ind-Pak match is a ritual.
.@MirzaSania Aap toh dusra Kashmir ban gayi ho 😂😂— Sri Free Rofl Gandhi (@RoflGandhi_) March 19, 2016
10. Told you.
Malik tonight pic.twitter.com/UXdMOYDQnR— Shumail (@Shumyl) March 19, 2016
11. He also has the most number of ducks in ICC T20 tournaments.
Afridi batting style explained : pic.twitter.com/cqtrOeTBuI— $ir $ri $ri Magal (@jhunjhunwala) March 19, 2016
13. Acche din.
Congratulations Team India for the amazing victory. #IndvsPak— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 19, 2016
14. Always on attack mode.
15. RIP TV.
Anushka Sharma right now. pic.twitter.com/A90PVhKo1N— Chikoo (@TweetErrant) March 19, 2016
17. Mauka Mauka.
18. Bhai tu rain dey.
Baarish kyun roki pic.twitter.com/0mg7rja9sD— Shumail (@Shumyl) March 19, 2016
19. Nestlé Maggi's new brand ambassador.
Girl - If you've exact 60 minutes life left what will you do?— Aakash (@PUNchayati) March 19, 2016
Afridi - I'll go and bat
Girl - What about the rest 58 minutes?
20. Our neighbours have a sense of humour too!
Bc humaray chowko per koi recorded taalio wali tape he chala do— Parmesh Kumar (@AzmarKhan) March 19, 2016
21. From the God himself.
Team India returning to the dressing room after the game, waved to me. Felt like I never left the team...#IndvsPak (2/2)— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) March 19, 2016
22 Oh no.
Ppl outside my house ...honking burning fire crackers ...screaming ...u guys r gonna wake up my daughter ....— Sakshi Singh Dhoni (@SaakshiSRawat) March 19, 2016
23. Chetan Bhagat had to tweet...
See Pakistan if your forefathers hadn't insisted on partition, you wouldn't have to see this day. Good Night Pak. Happens. Sorry. #IndvsPak.— Chetan Bhagat (@chetan_bhagat) March 19, 2016
And then got burned badly by this Pakistani fan. Ouch.
24. Khel mein harr-harr toh lagi rehti hai.
25. Jai Hind.
5-0 FAKR HAI— TheBlackMagicWoman (@aanchalator) March 19, 2016
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