Cricketing Trends on Social Media today
Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram.
Published - May 3, 2019 12:17 am | Updated - May 3, 2019 12:17 am
The cricketing tends on the social media revolved around a number of events. The Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and the Mumbai Indians (MI) locked horns in the at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Legendary Windies batsman Brian Lara celebrated his 50th birthday and Sri Lankan speedster Dhammika Prasad wishes him on the auspicious occasion. Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar also wished Lara.
Akhtar also expressed his desire for bowling to Lara and promised that he won’t be bowling bouncers to the great man. Mumbaikar Rohit Sharma celebrated his 32nd birthday on April 30 and Manoj Tiwary wishes the Indian batsman today. Umar Akmal also wished leg-spinner Yasir Shah on this 33rd birthday. Mohammad Hafeez wished the Pakistan disabled cricket team for the World disability cricket series.
Former cricketer Subramaniam Badrinath lauded MS Dhoni, the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain, for handling victories, defeats, strengths and weaknesses over a long period of time. England women’s cricketer Danielle Wyatt was jubilated after reaching Jaipur for the Women’s T20 Challenge 2019.
Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik went down the memory lane and reminisced his ODI debut against England at the iconic Lord’s Cricket Ground. Wriddhiman Saha wished the legendary Satyajit Ray on his 98th birth anniversary. Azhar Ali uploaded a video where he can be seen working out in the gym.
1. Dean Jones’ advice
Super Overs are never easy. But batsmen must NOT run themselves out on 1st ball of the over! Because the next batsman has no freedom to play the rest of the over. It’s a fine line.. but do not run yourself out! #SelectDugout @StarSportsIndia #MIvSRH
— Dean Jones (@ProfDeano) May 2, 2019
2. Prasad wishes Lara
Happy birthday to sir Brian Lara @BrianLara Have a great day and great year ahead. may god bless you.
— Dhammika Prasad (@imDhammika) May 2, 2019
3. Badrinath lauds Dhoni
— subramani badrinath (@s_badrinath) May 2, 2019
4. Danielle Wyatt in Jaipur
— Danielle Wyatt (@Danni_Wyatt) May 2, 2019
5. Tiwary wishes Rohit Sharma
— MANOJ TIWARY (@tiwarymanoj) May 2, 2019
6. Akhtar wishes Lara
Happy 50th Birthday @BrianLara. What a great legend of the game. I still regret not being able bowl more at you other than the three occasions.
How do we do this? A net session may be…
No bouncers this time 🙂 #BrianLara #Legend #HappyBirthday pic.twitter.com/F372BJI9ng
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) May 2, 2019
7. Gibbs congratulates Sangakkara
Congrats on your appointment @KumarSanga2 ..you have all the credentials to do a great job👍
— Herschelle Gibbs (@hershybru) May 2, 2019
8. Karthik goes down the memory lane
My ODI debut at Lords always makes me nostalgic. It has to be one of the best moments of my career, hands down. Let me know what's your #YeGameHaiMahaan moment of cricket! @Dream11 pic.twitter.com/pqNWSfQK2R
— DK (@DineshKarthik) May 2, 2019
8. Mohammad Hafeez congratulates
Congratulations to u all & Best wishes 🤲🏼 https://t.co/Luirk7BM8o
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) May 2, 2019
9. Saha wishes Satyajit Ray
Happy Birthday to the great man, Satyajit Ray, who established Indian Cinema on the global map. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/RLg5wgCNKw
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) May 2, 2019
10. Azhar Ali’s gym session
Fitting gym sessions during games are so much important.. pic.twitter.com/KtMOoZxgQp
— Azhar Ali (@AzharAli_) May 2, 2019
11. A happy Shahid Afridi
Alhamdulillah, #GameChanger is already making waves. But dont go for the media hype! To appreciate what @wajskhan & I have penned in my bio, please READ THE BOOK (yet to get my 1st copy!) If I've been tough on someone, I've given them credit where its due! #TruthFirst #HopeNotOut
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) May 2, 2019
12. Pietersen playing gully cricket
Played Gully Cricket again this am. Go check my Instagram for the video.
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24) May 2, 2019
13. Akmal wishes Yasir Shah
— Umar Akmal (@Umar96Akmal) May 2, 2019
14. Parnell happy playing for Worcestershire
When people ask me what it’s like @WorcsCCC this picture sums it up, a bunch of guys having fun playing cricket. A group who has a genuine care factor for the entire squad. #COYR pic.twitter.com/l755YPD4sA
— Wayne Parnell (@WayneParnell) May 2, 2019
15. Raina expresses gratitude
Last home game for the season & finishing it in style. Couldn't have done it without all the #yellove that has been coming our way! You cheer, we win! Thank you, #yellowarmy! Keeping the trophy 💪😎 pic.twitter.com/MH2AbZoEWJ
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) May 2, 2019