LAHORE - After registering the historic victory in the first T20 international against Zimbabwe at the jam-packed Gaddafi Stadium, the national players expressed their delight on social micro-blogging site, Twitter.

M Hafeez tweeted: “Thanks to all crowd coming in to the maximum capacity of Qaddafi stadium. I m sure Millions wana come. Thanks 4 ur support 4 both teams.”

Ahmad Shahzad tweeted: “Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it. And 2day, Pakistan proved it Alhamdolillah.”

Umar Akmal tweeted: “Thank you all. You showed enthusiasm sportsmanship and peace. And yes thanks team Zimbabwe for trusting us.”

Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram tweeted: “The crowd! The team! The stadium! What a Country! What a WIN! Cricket is back in Pakistan!”

Azhar Mahmood tweeted: “All the best to Team Pakistan and Zimbabwe for their first cricket game in 6 years in Pakistan. May it be followed by many more IA.”

Former Pakistan magical spinners Saqlain Mushtaq tweeted: “A big thank you to everyone on security for this historic day in Pakistan for Cricket.”