The social media flooded with Pakistan Super League content as the inaugural game between Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United kicked off in Karachi. The tweets poured in on Twitter and people talked about the opening ceremony, match result, and cricket’s home coming. Here are the few trends that went viral on Twitter:
Opening ceremony: Pakistan Super League’s flamboyant opening ceremony displayed the magical colors of Pakistan and its cricket. The local musicians entertained the crowd with the native music. Although there were mixed opinions about the opening ceremony, the joy of cricket’s homecoming overwhelmed everyone.
Match result: Apart from the contest on the ground between the defending champions and the two times champions of PSL, there was competition of support on the social media as well. The fans of Islamabad and Quetta supported their team respectively on Twitter. The Twitter flooded with tons of tweet during the 1st game of Pakistan Super League edition 5. Quetta Gladiators won the opening game of PSL with 3 wickets remaining and the fans could not stop themselves from analyzing the match results.