People's love for RCB's star batsman was evident from millions of tweets which followed after the much anticipated IPL finale that ended in favour of Sunrisers Hyderabad. 

With his four back-to-back centuries, Virat Kohli had become an overwhelming favourite to lift the IPL trophy, but SRH bowlers combined with excellent batting and leadership of David Warner, saw Virat's fairytale journey end on a disappointing note.

However, the skipper with 'Midas Touch' found empathisers in his fans, teammates and seniors and following tweets are a proof that Virat Kohli is a hero even in defeat:



Very measured and mature from @imVkohli at the presentation