22 October, 2020

ICC, Sharma Karo

Illustration by Saahil
ICC, Sharma Karo
outlookindia.com
2020-03-27T21:58:47+05:30

Working from home has not been kind to social media managers. After an “unknown malfunction” led to the PIB Twitter handle liking random pornographic and Japanese tweets, the latest in the dock is the International Cricket Council. The ICC had tweeted a picture asking fans to pick a batsman with the best pull shot. Their options? Viv Richards, Ricky Pointing, Virat Kohli and Herschelle Gibbs. This incensed a certain gentleman, who retorted, “Someone’s missing here? Not easy to work from home, I guess.” Quite understandable considering he is the only batsman to score three double hundreds in ODIs and four centuries in the shortest format of the game, the most for any player. The gentleman, you ask? A certain Rohit Sharma, we hear.

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