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.

Sheldon Jackson and Cheteshwar Pujara
Sheldon Jackson and Cheteshwar Pujara. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Indian cricketer Shubman Gill received his maiden Test call-up for the series against South Africa. Thus, there were a few cricketing trends that revolved around him. Ravichandran Ashwin, Rahul Sharma amongst many other cricketers congratulated him on the achievement. The 20-year-old, himself, tweeted that it is always an honour to represent the country. On the other hand, Sheldon Jackson seemed dejected after yet another snub despite performing well in the domestic circuit.

Shikhar Dhawan, with some of the other Indian cricketers, attended the renaming ceremony of the Feroz Shah Kotla. He tweeted that he was honoured to be at the venue and also congratulated Virat Kohli for getting a stand named after him. There were a few other trends that revolved around the toss of the fifth Ashes Test between Australia and England. Daniel Christian and Michael Vaughan expressed their opinions. Pakistan fast bowler Wahab Riaz tweeted that he decided to take a break from red-ball cricket to focus on his fitness.

1. Aakash Chopra didn’t seem too impressed with Joe Root’s footwork

2. Sheldon Jackson is heartbroken after he was ignored for the South Africa series

3. Yusuf Pathan congratulated Mohammad Nabi on a short, sweet Test career. He also loved the gesture from Rashid Khan

4. Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin congratulated Shubman Gill on his maiden Test call-up

5. Do you agree with Shane Warne’s all-time Ashes XI?

6. Wahab Riaz to take a break from red-ball cricket to maintain his fitness and focus on the shorter formats

7. Dan Christian doesn’t really understand all the talks surrounding the pitch. In the end, it is the better team that wins

8. Shikhar Dhawan honoured to be with some of the Indian cricketers for the renaming ceremony of the Feroz Shah Kotla

9. We take photos as a return ticket to a moment otherwise gone

10. Be it blue or white, Shubman Gill tweeted that it is always an honour to represent the country

11. Sanju Samson captured a beautiful sunrise in his video

12. Andile Phehlukwayo is looking forward to the series against India

13. Michael Vaughan thanked Australia for the delightful invitation to bat first

14. Rahul Sharma is proud of Shubman Gill after he received his maiden Test call-up

15. KL Rahul and the boys clicked a selfie while onboard