Bhavina Patel created history when became only the second Indian woman and the first paddler to clinch a Paralympics medal. The 34-year-old Bhavina lost to her nemesis from China, Zhou Ying, 3-0 in straight games to end up in second place on the podium in women's table tennis singles class 4.
Though Bhavina won the medal on a Sunday morning when half of the Indians were asleep, she did manage to leave a big impact on Indian sporting fraternity or as can be deduced from the social media eruption.
Here, are some of the best social media reactions after Bhavina's historic win:
The golden man is impressed!
Deepa Malik welcomes Bhavina to the exclusive club
Bollywood stars are impressed
Bhavina is all smiles
Something which we all should cherish
That focus is all we need in life