For the past few days, daily new COVID-19 cases have been soaring and raising concerns regarding the fourth wave in the country. To the dismay of millions of Indian cricket fans, the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League which is currently underway, hasn’t remained untouched during the recent spike in the number of cases as three members of the Delhi Capitals team and support staff have tested positive. The entire team is currently quarantined and have canceled their travel plans. Soon after the news came out, ‘Cancel IPL’ started trending on Twitter, testifying to the concerns of people regarding the next wave of infection.
Cancel IPL Trends on Twitter
While most were concerned, there were also people who took this opportunity to crack jokes. Take a look at what some of the Tweeple had to say on the matter.
Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, two of the most successful franchises in IPL history, haven’t had the best of seasons. And, many people had some thoughts to share, in light of this latest trend.
Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Gaints, two new teams, lead the charts. Here’s what people are Tweeting about them.
Meanwhile, RCB has had a pretty decent season so far, with four wins in six matches.
Have a look at the current IPL standings.
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