For the first time in the cricketing history we have witnessed an enchanting buzz in social media like Twitter resulting the emergence of brand new player emojis. This significant move has made its maiden mark in support of the latest ongoing IPL edition. IPL has always been a lucrative venture in India but this year it has been phenomenon as the social media couldn’t resist itself from grooving to the celebration stemmed from this latest cricketing spectacle.
The fans have gone immensely overwhelmed with such trending emojis of their IPL superstars exclusively in a social platform like Twitter where now entire world gets to juxtapose their supporting team’s input along with their favourite player’s emojis. Hitherto 1.35 billion tweets have been recorded in such a way. But the standout storm on Twitter which grabbed all attentions was the emoji of MS Dhoni ensuing to lead emoji’s leaderboard from the front.
Recently the super over between Gujarat Lions and Mumbai Indians had been witnessed to be the most tweeted official match hashtag while Mumbai Indians bagged the most talked about IPL team in the Twitter Cricket Index for the fourth week. Not only that but the fourth week of IPL also experienced few major first rate batting performances especially from David Warner, Ben Stokes along with their impressive centuries.
Tweeter Cricket Index for 4 weeks has been trending in the following manner;
Most talked about matches are;
- #GLvMI (Super-over match)
Most talked about team of the week;
- Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan)
- Kolkata Knight Riders (@KKRiders)
- Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets)
In actual tweeting has always been the most usable social mediated task ever done by people especially during the season of IPL. People get so triggered about their supporting side that they get started with tweeting their favourite superstar at every intervals. This emergence of emojis just reinforced the entire mass as a whole as tweeting about IPL players became more interesting. All you need to do is to hashtag your favourite player with his name like #MSDhoni and the emoji of that same player will automatically pops in after the hashtag within the tweet.
These tweets with IPL player emojis directly get counted in the daily IPL player Twitter battle which gets to be showcased during the live broadcast of the game. Emojis are said to be different and exclusive for 10th season especially when fans tweet with #IPL.
Belonging to the cohort of cricket fanatics, Ranojoy Middya is an assiduous cricketer who aspires to live life in purview of the cricketing world; penning his line of thinking at present and living up to it in the near future.