Cricketing trends on social media today
Several cricketers took to social media to wish the legendary Sir Viv Richards on his 69th birthday.
Updated - Mar 7, 2021 10:03 pm
Right. It is that time of the day where we delve into the activities of the cricketers on social media. In the modern era, social media is such a powerful tool for celebrities to express themselves to the world about several issues in the country.
Today is a special day in the cricketing world, as it marks the birthday of one of the greatest batsmen that the game has ever seen. West Indian legend Sir Viv Richards is celebrating his 69th birthday, and wishes have been pouring in from all parts of the world for the batting maestro. Right from Sachin Tendulkar to Virat Kohli, the biggest names in the world of cricket offered their wishes to Richards.
It is a special day for the Pathan brothers as well. Both Irfan and Yusuf wished their father on his birthday. The legends of the game are involved in the Road Safety World Series and Russel Arnold took time out to review the match between Sri Lanka Legends and West Indies Legends. On the other hand, Kevin Pietersen is gearing up for the England Legends’ encounter against the Bangladesh Legends and Tino Best indulged himself in a game of carrom.
The schedule for the 2021 edition of the IPL is out, and VVS Laxman is excited about the same. Meanwhile, Rishabh Pant has earned some well-deserved rest after his heroics with the willow in India’s Test series victory over England. Rohan Gavaskar is in awe of a picturesque straight drive that the legendary Sachin Tendulkar played during a practice session and Lisa Sthalekar is happy that the women are back on the cricketing field. Suresh Raina has taken time out to wish iconic actor Anupam Kher on his birthday while Subramaniam Badrinath caught up with the likes of Yuvraj Singh and Kevin Pietersen.
Also, Gautam Gambhir is excited about the rally that Narendra Modi addressed, while Shahid Afridi has revealed the reason why he is willing to give his daughter in marriage to Pakistan cricketer Shaheen Afridi. So, without further delay, let us go ahead and look at the various trends on social media in the cricketing world today.
1.Sachin Tendulkar wishes his batting hero on his 69th birthday
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) March 7, 2021
2. Gautam Gambhir ‘electrified’ by a rally that PM Narendra Modi addressed
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) March 7, 2021
3. Subramaniam Badrinath enjoys a game of golf with his colleagues
Awesome round of golf with some big guys 🏌🏻 pic.twitter.com/kIYQ8QO3iJ
— S.Badrinath (@s_badrinath) March 6, 2021
4. Virat Kohli extends birthday wishes to Sir Vivian Richards
Happy birthday to the greatest ever. The fearless king. Sir viv 🙌👑@ivivianrichards
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 7, 2021
5. Washington Sundar elated with India’s series win over England
The bigger the Dream, the more important the Team. 🇮🇳🏆 pic.twitter.com/o1onxrK1UZ
— Washington Sundar (@Sundarwashi5) March 7, 2021
6. Russell Arnold lends his thoughts on the match between Sri Lanka Legends and West Indies Legends
— Russel Arnold (@RusselArnold69) March 7, 2021
7. Yusuf Pathan wishes his father on his birthday
Today is your special day Dad… You've always been supportive and your teachings of never giving up will always stay close to my heart. Wishing you a very happy birthday abba. #HappyBirthday pic.twitter.com/O4UYbN4FU5
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) March 7, 2021
8. VVS Laxman already excited about IPL 2021
The excitement has begun. What the @IPL achieved in the UAE was a monumental achievement. Absolutely sure the bcci will go a step better bringing the tournament home. Welcoming the schedule and the even challenges for all franchises. Looking forward to #Ipl2021 @SunRisers pic.twitter.com/zicTXKBbIr
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) March 7, 2021
9. Rishabh Pant spends quality time with his team mates
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabhPant17) March 7, 2021
10. Rohan Gavaskar in bliss after witnessing Sachin Tendulkar practice in the nets
If this doesn’t make you happy , nothing will. pic.twitter.com/uHORzQ5QHp
— Rohan Gavaskar (@rohangava9) March 7, 2021
11.Irfan Pathan extends birthday wishes to his father
My father,my teacher who has always taught me to make a difference to the ppl around me. Always discussing about social causes. I wish him a Happy Birthday. May Allah bless him with a long and healthy life. #khansaab #myfather #friend #birthday pic.twitter.com/4S5OrRIT0I
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) March 7, 2021
12. Lisa Sthalekar glad to see the Indian Women’s team on the field
— Lisa Sthalekar (@sthalekar93) March 7, 2021
13. Suresh Raina wishes the legendary Anupam Kher on his birthday
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) March 7, 2021
14. Vinod Kambli wishes Sir Vivian Richards
Wishing a very happy birthday to my idol @ivivianrichards.
For my batting style, I took inspiration from him. Still remember how my idol Gavaskar Sir had helped me meet him once and having both my idols together is a memory I still cherish! pic.twitter.com/yBogklNVHf
— Vinod Kambli (@vinodkambli349) March 7, 2021
15. Shahid Afridi provides his thoughts about the ‘match made in heaven’
Shaheen's family approached my family for my daughter. Both families are in touch, matches are made in heaven, if Allah wills this match will be made too. My prayers are with Shaheen for his continued success on and off the field.
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) March 7, 2021
16. Kevin Pietersen gets some batting practice
We’re playing for a CAUSE here in India & that’s why we’re here.
We play our first game this evening in the @RSWorldSeries vs Bangladesh.
Looking forward to captaining the England team.
SKY channel 714 I believe! 1330 UK time! 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/P7Zu15E8xJ
— Kevin Pietersen🦏 (@KP24) March 7, 2021
17.Tino Best indulges in a game of carrom
Learning to play Striker 👊🏾 pic.twitter.com/cIcuYOt6ze
— Tino95 (@tinobest) March 7, 2021