After being postponed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, the India Premier League (IPL) is all set to be played in the United Arab Emirates from Saturday. Goes without saying, fans can’t keep calm!
The excitement of fans is visible across social media platforms, with many posting pictures of their favourite teams, throwback images of iconic IPL moments, memes, and much more.
Ahead of the much-awaited T20 tournament, BCCI Secretary Jay Shah shared pictures of the two stadiums in Dubai and Abu Dhabi which are all set to host the IPL matches.
3 more days to go!
What a spectacular and breathtaking view from the stadiums in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) September 16, 2020
Despite being held in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic, IPL 2020 has garnered a lot of support and fans have created a buzz all over social media, especially Twitter. Even though the tournament is begin hosted outside the country, loyal supporters are leaving no stone unturned in keeping the excitement and gusto alive.
Here are some of the best pictures and memes posted on Twitter ahead of IPL 2020:
Thalaiva is back to the battle field. Can’t wait to watch him in Jersey 😍😍😍
Whistle podu machi🔥🤙 Chennai ❤️❤️#CSKvsMI #CskForever #Dhoni #dhoniisback #dhonitheprideofindia #IPL2020 #IPL pic.twitter.com/q8zqksTlKf
— MM*🙏🏻❤️ (@HeroManoj1) September 19, 2020
— अनमोल 🙏 (@the_saffronist_) September 19, 2020
— Riya (@reaadubey) September 18, 2020
Not a meme just a pic of me and my homies everyday 7:30 Pm infront of tv from 19th September: pic.twitter.com/66uRnIwHCw
— Aakash ❤️ (@Aakashhhh11) September 17, 2020
— Aditya Thakur (@AdityaT72545101) September 18, 2020
— doof (@harshmathurx) September 17, 2020
— Saravanan Hari 💛🦁🏏 (@CricSuperFan) September 19, 2020
— S ! $ H 💫 (@CricketSaish45) September 19, 2020
Le Mumbai Indians fans :- pic.twitter.com/6snF0qoE0t
— Anand Singhaniya (@anandcasm) September 17, 2020
— Rohit Singh (@RohitSi18289056) September 19, 2020
— leopam (@leopam16) September 19, 2020
2020 has been very tough on us..!!
Lets forget our worries for 4 hours everyday and enjoy #IPL2020 ✨
— NTR Fans (@NTR2NTRFans) September 19, 2020
The first match of IPL 2020 will be aired live at 7:30 PM IST on Saturday, with Mumbai Indians playing against Chennai Super Kings.