Cricketing Trends on Social Media Today

Cricketing Trends on Social Media Today

Here is what the cricketing community was talking about in the last 24 hours.

Wriddhiman Saha
Wriddhiman Saha. (Photo Source: Twitter)

England’s young bloke Dominic Sibley got to his maiden Test century in the second Test against South Africa at the Newlands in Cape Town. Thus, some of the cricketing trends revolved around the 24-year-old. The likes of Jason Roy, Ben Duckett, Sam Billings and the other players congratulated him on this achievement.

Meanwhile, former Proteas cricketer AB de Villiers opined that all three results are possible in this match. Dale Steyn asked his followers if James Anderson gave a reason for his longer run-up as he has been away with the BBL. Herschelle Gibbs expressed surprise that Joe Root has used defensive tactics on a challenging wicket.

In other trends, former Indian captain Kapil Dev celebrated his birthday today. Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Sharma, Mayank Agarwal and Sachin Tendulkar took it to social media to wish the legend. Upon touching down in Indore for the second T20I, wrist-spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal shared selfies.

1. Rahul Sharma wished the legendary Kapil Dev on his birthday

2. James Taylor thanked Leicestershire County Cricket Club for the birthday wishes

3. A determined Shai Hope preparing himself for the ODI series against Ireland

4. Herschelle Gibbs didn’t seem to be impressed with Joe Root’s tactics on a challenging wicket despite having more than enough runs to defend

5. Kuldeep Yadav and Team India reach Indore for the second T20I against Sri Lanka

6. Mayank Agarwal hopes that Kapil Dev gets blessed with joy, warmth and laughter throughout the year

7. What keen observation about fellow fast-bowler from Dale Steyn!

8. AB de Villiers is excited to watch South Africa fight their way through this second Test against England

9. Yuzvendra Chahal shares a selfie after reaching Indore for the upcoming T20I game

10. Ajinkya Rahane spends some quality time with his grandmother and other family members

11. Sachin Tendulkar wishes Kapil Dev a wonderful and healthy year ahead on his birthday

12. Jason Roy congratulated Dominic Sibley on his maiden Test ton

14. A cheerful Wriddhiman Saha with his little daughter 

14. Shoaib Malik wished the best for Bilawal Bhatti for the journey ahead and apologised for not making it to the wedding

15. Sam Billings is pumped for Dominic Sibley on the wonderful achievement