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Watch The Moment Virat Kohli Bowed Down To Newcomer Sarfaraz Khan

The cricket world is abuzz with praise for Sarfaraz Khan, RCB's new 17 year-old phenom.

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Sarfaraz's innings was filled with an array of strokes, ranging from the masterful to the ridiculous.

And as he was walking off the pitch, captain Virat Kohli bowed down to him.

Even the experts and greats of the game can't stop heaping praise on this precocious youngster.

Sarfaraz Khan. Cheeky. Audacious. Attitude. Can bat. #PepsiIPL


The exuberance of youth. Great to see. #SarfarazKhan

Counties ..This lad is the one if you can get him ..Sarfaraz Khan...a 17 yo lad with ambition .....far better than a 'retired' international

Had heard so much about how the young #sarfarazkhan. Showed today what he is made of. Bundle of #talent. Pocket Dynamo #IPL #RCBvRR

While NDTV CEO Vikram Chandra stressed on the importance of handling young talent properly.

I think #SarfarazKhan is a really exciting prospect for India, but perhaps we should spare him the Sachin/Kohli comparisons for a while!

Let us all hope this is just the beginning of a promising career for Sarfaraz Khan.

'He reminds me of Javed Miandad': #SarfarazKhan sends Twitter into a frenzy

Watch the highlights from his innings here.