Cricketing Trends on Social Media Today
Here's how the cricketers spent their day on social media platforms.
Updated - Jun 23, 2020 8:40 pm
Rohit Sharma’s rise to success is nothing less than a fairy tale. The right-hander’s fortunes turned upside down after donning the opener’s role. He went on to become one of the modern-day greats in the limited-overs format. The swashbuckling opener celebrated 13 years of international cricket through his tweet where he expressed gratitude for his journey. Rohit broke into the national side in 2007 in an ODI against Ireland.
Meanwhile, the Pandya brothers– Krunal and Pandya have recently been busy in sharing various stills and videos for their fans. Both have uploaded videos of themselves while keeping themselves fit during the pandemic. Krunal also accepted and completed Hardik’s fitness challenge and shared a clip of the same.
After Haider Ali, Shadab Khan and Haris Rauf tested positive for coronavirus, many members of the cricketing fraternity were left shaken. To plunge more misery on Pakistan cricket, seven more players have also tested positive. PCB confirmed that these seven players did now show any symptoms prior to there tests. The seven players came out to be– Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz.
At a time when the whole world is hoping for the sporting scenario to kick off, the news of Pakistan players being tested positive has certainly instilled a fear in the minds of all fans. Pakistan are slated to tour England next month for a Test as well T20I series.
Ramiz Raja and Hasan Ali also expressed their shock and wished players a speedy recovery. Apart from these cricketers, tennis star Novak Djokovic also tested positive and the news started doing rounds in no time.
1. Suryakumar Yadav wishes Novak Djokovic a speedy recovery
Get well soon champion. @DjokerNole
— Surya Kumar Yadav (@surya_14kumar) June 23, 2020
2. Ramiz Raja expresses his shock after seven other Pakistan players test COVID-19 positive
Shockingly sad turn of events…8 more including 7 players on the touring party to England test positive for covid 19. Wishing a speedy recovery to all. What happens next!
— Ramiz Raja (@iramizraja) June 23, 2020
3. Hasan Ali wishes Pakistan players a speedy recovery
— Hassan Ali 🇵🇰 (@RealHa55an) June 23, 2020
4. Michael Vaughan opines on the resumption of cricket in the near future
Hand sanitiser in every players pocket … Use every time you touch the ball … SIMPLE … Recreational Cricket should just play from July 4th … utter nonsense it’s not being allowed back … #Cricket
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) June 23, 2020
5. Krunal Pandya accepts and completes Hardik Pandya’s challenge
Challenge accepted 💪
Challenge completed ✅
— Krunal Pandya (@krunalpandya24) June 23, 2020
6. Shahid Afridi wishes Pakistan players a speedy recovery and good health
Wishing a speedy recovery to @iamhaideraly @HarisRauf14 & @76Shadabkhan. You’re all sports personalities who are physically resilient and InshaAllah will bounce back, having made a speedy recovery. Get well soon, boys!
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) June 23, 2020
7. Mohammad Kaif reminisces MS Dhoni’s achievement
On this day, 7 years back, MS Dhoni became the first captain to win all three ICC Trophies—Champions Trophy (2013),World Cup(2011) & WT20 (2007).Fine captain & a champion player. One of India's greatest match-winners. I feel he still has a lot to offer to Indian cricket @msdhoni pic.twitter.com/gVkp4MZuBL
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) June 23, 2020
8. Hardik Pandya tries hand at cooking
Never too late to try your hand at learning something new. Chef duties at the Pandya household 👨🍳 😋 pic.twitter.com/fg346zC9qA
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) June 23, 2020
9. Ahmed Shehzad prays for the speedy recovery of Pakistan players
Just heard the news that 10 of my fellow players have been tested positive for #Covid_19 .
All my prayers for your speedy recovery lads,u guys know well how to fight this out and beat it very soon IA.❤️#staysafe everyone.
— Ahmad Shahzad 🇵🇰 (@iamAhmadshahzad) June 23, 2020
10. Rohit Sharma reminisces his journey in international cricket
Grateful for 13 amazing years and counting… never thought that playing in the gullies of Borivali would lead to this some day, me living my dream 🙏
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) June 23, 2020
11. Sachin Tendulkar takes a cheeky dig at Lasith Malinga
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) June 23, 2020
12. Wishes pour in on the occasion of Niroshan Dickwella’s birthday
— 𝑫𝒊𝒎𝒖𝒕𝒉 𝑲𝒂𝒓𝒖𝒏𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒉𝒏𝒂 (@IamDimuth) June 23, 2020
13. Mitchell McClenaghan wishes strength to Haris Rauf
Stay strong brother ✊
— Mitchell McClenaghan (@Mitch_Savage) June 23, 2020
14. Jimmy Neesham reacts to female versions of Kiwi cricketers
Kane would never have his hair like that. Too much effort. He’d be a messy ponytail kinda girl https://t.co/AZ0R1Mui0R
— Jimmy Neesham (@JimmyNeesh) June 23, 2020
15. Shadab Khan reacts after being tested COVID-19 positive
Tested positive for Covid19. Please remember me in your prayers. Wishing and praying for everyone’s safety. Stay safe.
— Shadab Khan (@76Shadabkhan) June 22, 2020