Karthik scored his maiden half-century in T20Is as India beat South Africa by 82 runs in the fourth match of the series.
Avesh Khan picked up four wickets and performed brilliantly for the hosts as India leveled the series 2-2.
Sehwag lauded both Karthik and Avesh for their stellar performances, while Raina congratulated Team India for a “great win”.
“DK in the first half today. And Avesh whose place was questioned after wicketkeeping in the first three matches. Win in style – Team India,” Sehwag tweeted.
Raina tweeted, “Many congratulations to TeamIndia for such a great win ???? Excellent performance by Dinesh Karthik & @HardikPandya7 and well played by the entire team, keep the spirit up! #INDvSA,” tweeted Raina .
Meanwhile, former India spinner Pragyan Ojha heaped praise on the team for making a comeback in the series.
Ojha said on the Ku app, “#TeamIndia Ambassador is like a car!! Sometimes there is a starting problem. But once you start running, it runs till the full moon.”
The fifth and final T20I, which is also the decider of the series, will be played in Bengaluru on Sunday.
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