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Twitter goes berserk as Satnam Singh makes it into NBA

chandigarh Updated: Jun 26, 2015 13:05 IST
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Hindustan Times
Satnam Singh

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Satnam Singh Bhamara on Friday became the first Indian basketball player to be drafted in the National Basketball Association (NBA) after being picked by Dallas Mavericks.

Twitterati applauded the 19-year-old whole-heartedly.

Satnam, who hails from a remote village in Punjab and stands 7 feet 2 inches tall, was the 52nd pick in the NBA Draft.

Here's how Twitter reacted to the news: