B-town thrilled on Mohali maul

Mumbai: Bollywood brigade was all praise for Team India, which trump Pakistan in a nail-biting thriller at Mohali to sail into the 2011 World Cup finals scheduled to be played at the Wankhede Stadium here on April 2.

"INDIA beats PAKISTAN !!! Moves into the final with SriLanka. India breathes normally now..well played India, congratulations. The streets outside were jammed with revelers, screaming shouting waving the tri-color … had not seen this in ages !! Now for the final," megastar Amitabh Bachchan wrote on micro-blogging site Twitter.

While, son Abhishek said, "Well done Team India… Diya ghumake! MAA tujhe salaam……Aur SACHIN aapko bhi!"

Actor Akshay Kumar tweeted, "We are not just INCREDIBLE INDIA, We are OUTSTANDING INDIA as well.. Congrats Boyz, you have put billions of smiles across billions of faces."

Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar said, "Pakistan beat everyone`s expectation by coming this far. Well played India.

Congratulations. Great "GAME" to watch. God bless everybody."

Vijay Mallya said, "The Indian cricket team has managed wonderfully and peacefully to do what our Intelligence has failed to do-Keep Pakistan out of Mumbai!."

Son Sidhartha said, Awwwwweeesssooommmeee!!!! What a victory!! Well done to Boys in Blue…bring on Sri Lanka on Saturday!! Magical stuff!!!!…."

Actress Shilpa Shetty could not contain her excitement and broke down.. "INDIA WON…and I cried tears of joy! Class act by the Indian team, aggression with maturity, lethal combo! Deserve to be in the finals, fab job," she said.

Priyanka Chopra said, "Oh my god! What a show of class Team India! The world cup awaits you in Mumbai! Can you hear the unified sound of pure joy.. Indiiiiiiiaaaa."