Cricketing Trends on Social Media today

Cricketing Trends on Social Media today

Here is how cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.

MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Along with the human existence, the coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on all sporting events in the world. All major sporting events have either been postponed or cancelled in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

Amid these trying times, the majority of cricketers are spotted spending their quarantine time be either interacting with fans or conducting Question & Answer sessions on Twitter. And it was Krunal Pandya who joined the bandwagon on Thursday and answered a plethora of questions. The Baroda all-rounder shared his thoughts about Mumbai Indians, MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, Sachin Tendulkar as well as brother Hardik Pandya.

At a time when the whole world is suffering from trying times, Jos Buttler hogged the headlines by auctioning off his World Cup final jersey to raise funds. The wicketkeeper shared this on Twitter and got an incredible response over the same as he received massive bids for his jersey.

Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan also shared a video of him impersonating Steve Smith in his room. The leg-spinner can be seen copying Smith’s stance and shots in the interesting clip. Twitter was also flooded with tweets celebrating India’s 2011 World Cup victory. MS Dhoni and Co had lifted the coveted trophy at Wankhede Stadium on 2 April 2011.

Mohammad Hafeez, who has been an integral part of Pakistan side, also shared a video for the brave and innocent patients whose lives have been affected by the pandemic. BCCI Women also shared a still where the India Women players can be spotted discussing their strategy. “We are in this together,” wrote BCCI Women and urged everyone to stay home and stay safe amid the 21-day lockdown.

1. Rashid Khan copies Steve Smith

2. Krunal Pandya lauds Sachin Tendulkar

3. Krunal Pandya names his favourite sportsperson apart from cricket

4. Sanju Samson shares a throwback video

5. Wahab Riaz spreads awareness amid the lockdown

6. Krunal Pandya chooses Ronaldo over Messi

7. BCCI Women share a heartfelt tweet

8. Mohammad Hafeez spreads positivity amid the coronavirus pandemic

9. Jos Buttler to auction his World Cup 2019 jersey

10. Wasim Jaffer reminisces World Cup 2011 victory

11. KL Rahul shares a still amid the lockdown 

12. Lamichhane extends birthday wishes to Michael Clarke

13. RP Singh shares still on India lifting 2011 World Cup

14. Sai Kishore spreads awareness amid the pandemic

15. AB de Villiers hauls Jos Buttler for his initiative