Twitter is flooded with funny reactions in the build-up to the India vs England clash at World Cup 2019.
A few upsets and setbacks in the tournament now has Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka cheering for India against England.
Given the rich but infamous history of India-Pakistan bond, cricket seems to be the appeaser.
Less than a month ago, there were conspiracy claims regarding how TV advertisements were biased towards one nation. However, the clash ended with India continuing their dominance gaining a 7-0 against Pakistan at World Cups.
Why are Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka wooing for India?
Until the mid of the tournament, the 2019 edition of the World Cup was turning out to be a dull affair. The race for a spot in the knockouts didn’t seem competitive by any angle. The Kiwis, Indians, Aussies and the hosts, England were assured of the top 4 finish.
Now, we are in a unique situation where if England win, Srilanka would almost be out, and Pakistan and Bangladesh, who are on 9 and 7 points respectively would find it difficult to qualify for the semis.
However, if England lose, they would then find it difficult to qualify, and all three would have a superb chance to qualify for the semis.
Meanwhile, Scores of Pakistani fans are posting tweets in favor of India. However, local netizens are having a gala time making fun of their helpless neighbors.
Let us have a look at a few of these hilarious Twitter reactions on India vs England clash at World Cup 2019.
Sunday's #INDvENG cricket match will be a unique, once in a century match event.
For the first time since 1947, 1.2 billion Indians and 200 million Pakistainis & 150 miilion Bangladeshis and 25 million Sri Lankan’s will be praying for an Indian win. 😂😂
Akhand Bharat. #CWC19
— Nishit Joshi 🇮🇳 (@nijoshi) June 29, 2019
— Ashwin Nagar / अश्विन नागर (@ashwinnagar) June 29, 2019
Looks like one more surgical strike to Pakistan Fan
— Fantasy Straight Drive (@Sports2244) June 29, 2019
— Bhavya Dhamija🇮🇳 (@BhavyaDhamija1) June 29, 2019
— Gabbbar (@GabbbarSingh) June 27, 2019
— Behram Khan Sanzer (@behram_sanzer) June 26, 2019
— Deep (@sportymanches) June 26, 2019
Waking up on June 30, 2019 to see that Pakistanis have added Chowkidar to their Twitter handle. #INDvENG
— Varun (@wizardrincewind) June 25, 2019
— nadhee (@nadhee6) June 30, 2019
— Saurabh Singh (@100rabhsingh781) June 30, 2019
— Gaurav Chaudhary (@gkctweets) June 30, 2019
— Nikiii™ (@ApunNiki) June 30, 2019
— Harsh 2.0 (@imHarshThakur7) June 30, 2019
Vijay Shankar is not playing today. Sad day for Shankar. Sadder for Eoin Morgan. #IndvEng
— Sagar (@sagarcasm) June 30, 2019
— Leonardo Da Vinchi (@GuyFromVinchi) June 30, 2019
— Preet (@Preet18714612) June 30, 2019
— Akshay Sharma (@Kohlify) June 30, 2019
— RVCJ Media (@RVCJ_FB) June 30, 2019
Team India, we hope continue their dream run irrespective of anything else. In other words, we hope no external factors affect the teams’ morale.
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