Cricketing Trends on Social Media today

Cricketing Trends on Social Media today

Here's how the fraternity spent its day on social media platforms.

Mithali Raj
Mithali Raj. (Photo Source: ICC)

Indian legendary batsman Mithali Raj announced her retirement from T20 international cricket today. Thus, there were quite a few trends that revolved around this topic. Shikha Pandey compared her precision of driving the ball through the covers with bisecting a line with a compass during school days. Cheteshwar Pujara and Shikhar Dhawan congratulated her on a wonderful career. Danielle Wyatt tweeted that it was a pleasure playing with and against the 36-year-old.

Also, Indian pacer Mohammed Shami turned 29 today. On this occasion, his fast bowling counterpart Umesh Yadav wished him a happy birthday. On the other hand, Harbhajan Singh put up a late birthday wish for Ishant Sharma whose birthday was celebrated yesterday. In the other trends, Pakistan cricketer Ahmad Shahzad was involved in an interactive session with the fans on Twitter. When asked about his favourite current song, he replied: ‘Bada Pachtaoge’. Furthermore, India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane expressed happiness about the series win in the West Indies and seemed contented with his performances.

1. Shikha Pandey puts the greatness of Mithali Raj into words after the latter announced her T20I retirement

2. Team India members celebrate Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami’s birthday together

3. Early morning coffee time for Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane

4. Cheteshwar Pujara congratulated Mithali Raj on a great T20I career and said that she is an inspiration to many girls

5. Can’t get funnier than this one, can it?

6. Ahmad Shahzad reveals his favourite song at the moment

7. Late wishes for Ishant Sharma but the perfect picture to make up for the delay

8. Shikhar Dhawan thanked Mithali Raj for her services in T20I cricket

9. Nothing better than contributing to team’s win tweeted Ajinkya Rahane

10. Tom Curran excited about the upcoming edition of the Mzansi Super League

11. Kumar Sangakkara quashes all the rumours about him entering into politics

12. Danielle Wyatt wrote that it was a pleasure to play against and with Mithali Raj

13. Ben Cutting isn’t amused with Australia’s decision to drop Usman Khawaja for the fourth Test

14. Thisara Perera clicks a candid selfie with his wife while on the flight to West Indies

15. Veda Krishnamurthy wished Sadhguru on his birthday and hoped that Rally for Rivers turns out to be a success