Praising Indian team's performance, BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla tweeted: "2nd highest succsful run chase in ODI's was mde (made) to look lke (like) an effrtless (effortless) task..Shikhar n Rohit's marvelous start really paved the way contd."
"Virat has really dismantled Viru's record...both his n Rohit's centuries wre magnificent to watch.. Makes the series even more exciting now," he said.
Indian cricketer Suresh Raina, who did not get an oppurtunity to bat on Wednesday, posted on Twitter homepage: "Eid Mubarak! What a day it has been. After the run feast, now a feast for us!!! Way to go."
Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir posted on his Twitter homepage: "Brilliant batting boys. Awesome show Virat n Rohit. Proud of u Shikhar. Was I watching highlights? Keep going."
Former Indian cricketer turned commentator Sanjay Majrekar tweeted : "Amazed by the attitude of modern Indian batsmen. They never think ' what if I don't get this right."
England batsman Kevin Pietersen said: "Rohit and @imVkohli take a bow.. As a cricket fan and a batsmen - WOW!"
Cricketer Aakash Chopra tweeted: "400 in 40 overs the other night...720 in 93.3 overs tonight. Aspiring bowlers please raise your hands :)"
Spinner Rahul Sharma said: "What a batting indian team...shikar rohit and now virat."
Spinner Murali Kartik tweeted: "What a match and whata chase."
Commentator Harsh Bhogle said: "I thought the natwest run chase of 325 would be the best i would see from india. i have now seen a better run chase...The confidence of this generation of indian batsmen is unbelievable, they are treating tough targets with irreverence."
Chasing Australia's 359 for five, India scored 362 by losing only one wicket int he second match of the series at Jaipur on Wednesday.
India levelled the series 1-1 with the win.
This was the second highest ever run chase in the history of the 50-over format.
Kohli's unbeaten 100-run knock became the fastest ever ODI century by an Indian. He hit his century in just 52 balls. Australia created another record as their five top batsmen slammed half centuries in the match.
--IBNS (Posted on 17-10-2013)