Cricket and Twitter Pakistan
With the development of internet, social websites are becoming a common platform for cricket enthusiasts to express and talk about anything and everything related to cricket. One such social media is Twitter. It’s a live streaming of tweets and a savior for those unable to watch live matches. One will always find pre-, during and post-match updates. Such great an excitement cricket generates, one is bound to come across profiles on Twitter which mentions the interest and junoonthey have for it.
As we speak, cricket tweets are making rounds with #Cricket, #AusvsSA and #FBT20 being hash-tagged as trending topics with the most talked about is Ricky Ponting’s retirement and the on-going Faysal Bank T20 matches.
Here’s what some tweeples have to say –
In another news, another crushing victory of Bangldesh over Windies by 160 runs. #cricket The world is definitely ending in 19 days.
There are two kind of teams in #FBT20, 1) Sialkot Stallions 2) Rest of the 13 Teams.
LL 182-4(20overs) The best league match will be LL v SS #FBT20
Shahid Afridi also become 1st Spin bowler to take 150 wickets in Twenty20 Matches #FBT20
Lahoriyonnnn, Come join me at Qaddafi stadium. Amazing environment here. #FBT20
Rameez and Rameez opening the batting for Zebras against Stallions. Baray dino baad Rana Naved ankal dikhay hain aaj#FBT20
Afridi did 50 today. Woah back in form #fbt20
The greatest Aussie-era is over with his majesty…Ricky Ponting!
Ricky Ponting’s retirement announcement: One Pakistani bowler who must be happy today: Rana Naveed-ul-Hassan (Avg angst him: 207)#Cricket
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This was Graeme Smith’s 22nd win outside home and he is just one victory short of equalying Clive Llyod who has 23 wins abroad.#AusvSA
Michael Clarke is named Man of the Series while Hashim Amla Man of the Match. #AusvSA
The problem with domestic cricket is that I have to support pieces of both teams in the same match.
Cricket will be poorer without you. Cricket will always be indebted to ricky ponting!! #SAVAUS
Woke up to the news of South Africa annihilating Australia by 309 runs in the third & final test to clinch the series 1-0. Go Proteas!
Aisha Tariq — 23, studying dentistry, cricket and tennis enthusiast, loves traveling, animals, music and reading books. She tweets as @aitowaii.
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