The sporting arena around the world has come to a halt, people from all around the world are maintaining self-isolation and are asked to stay inside their houses, in order to stop the outspread of the dangerous Cornavirus disease, which has shaken up the whole humans.
Many events and tournaments around the world were suspended, or canceled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. IPL 2020, the much-awaited tournament, that was slated to kickstart from 29 March was suspended till April 14. However, as the country is still under the lockdown, the suspension has been extended till further notice.
BCCI also released a statement, where they wrote that country first come. The statement read:
“The health and safety of the nation and everyone involved in our great sport remains our top priority and as such, the BCCI along with the Franchise Owners, Broadcaster, Sponsors and all the Stakeholders acknowledge that the IPL 2020 season will only commence when it is safe and appropriate to do so,”
NEWS : IPL 2020 suspended till further notice
— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) April 16, 2020
As soon as the official announcement came in, social media was already flooded with their reactions to the tweets. While the fans were obviously very sad about the suspension of IPL 2020 because of Coronavirus pandemic, however, there were many who tried to find funny even in this situation.
Many twitterati came up with hilarious memes trolling Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore and trolled the team mercilessly on Twitter.
Well, for the unversed, Virat Kohli led Royal Challengers Bangalore is yet to bring their first IPL trophy. It has been 13 years, since the Indian Premier League kickstarted, however, the men in Red are yet to get their hands on the prestigious trophy. And for the same reason, RCB is getting trolled on social media.
Here, check out the hilarious memes and jokes, Twitterati came up with:
— Crazy Pooper (@Crazypooper1) April 17, 2020
IPL 2020 suspended meanwhile
MUMBAI INDIAN FANS
— Akshay (@Akshay0762) April 16, 2020
— i.akshaychhajed (@AkshaychhajedI) April 16, 2020
IPL 2020 suspended
— Vijay Jaiswal (@puntasticVU) April 16, 2020
RCB fans after hearing IPL 2020 is suspended pic.twitter.com/lNI7GAORDz
— dead (@_dhol_) April 16, 2020
IPL 2020 postponed till further notice.
Meanwhile RCB fans – pic.twitter.com/X9ji2FQa9b
— Lakshay Taneja (@LakshayTaneja19) April 16, 2020
IPL 2020 Postponed, meanwhile
CSK and MI fans RCB fans pic.twitter.com/eeMYKXyxdZ
— Aparna (@Aparna14714702) April 16, 2020
RCB Fans : After 2 years we have decent squad excited for IPL 2020
Corona Virus to IPL pic.twitter.com/i1wacAR7fM
— Sai (@akakrcb6) April 16, 2020