Pakistan-India clash of the titans is always a center stage for an electric crowd glued to their Television sets and big screens. The rivalry makes for some very interesting live commentary over the internets. Whether you are an armchair analyst, pot-stirrer or hardcore cricket fan, last night’s game made for some very entertaining highlights.
1. Good ol’ fashioned pre-game bantz
"My eyes are up here"
"Lol sorry confused you for ahmad shahzad" pic.twitter.com/OohMj7nRnj
— Qasim Farooq (@JihadiOnline) March 18, 2016
2. Ms. Baloch’s recent claims sparked some debate.
Seriously, I wish I had even 10% of Qandeel Baloch's confidence.
— زين العابدين (@zed_nuthouse) March 18, 2016
3. Reminiscing about the previous Pak vs Ban match was only natural.
— Pooja (@TonkeePonkee) March 18, 2016
4. On the other side of the border, the feels were pretty much the same.
— Funny Deol (@Funny_Deol) February 15, 2015
We are playing for him today pic.twitter.com/Oa7M1Fe1pf
— Hamza (@realhamzakhan) February 15, 2015
6. The excitement was unreal.
— Taimoor Zaman (@taimoorza1) March 19, 2016
7. Meanwhile, our #GirlsinGreen made us PROUD ???
— MangoBaaz (@mangobaaz) March 19, 2016
8. That’s right. They proved some serious mettle. ❤️
Them girls are too busy winning matches to text any guy in the first place. https://t.co/uG9LHZiqHI
— Zainabay (@bibi_jee) March 19, 2016
9. Anyway, then, the weather conspired against us.
— Mani Khawaja (@manikhawaja88) March 19, 2016
Saaray matches Karachi main honay chahyen at least baarish tou nahi hogi.
— Rana Talha Asfar (@RTAluvzAfridi) March 19, 2016
11. The legend-daddy.
Immy bhai with constant smirk on his face like ' bachay hain sab lol'
— Amirr (@ammirrr) March 19, 2016
12. Major throwback.
— Waqar. (@WaqarLM10) March 19, 2016
12. Y’all know that one annoying kid…
Wo bacha jo har Jaga janay ki zidd kerta hai pic.twitter.com/BMIG18VCLL
— momena_khizer (@momena_khizer) March 19, 2016
14. Vande Mataram. ??
How much can you really respect a country that made that song from Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Ghum their national anthem.
— Umar Ahmed (@TheUmarAhmed) March 19, 2016
15. Kabhi khush kabhi gham.
Amitabh: "Jaya hey Jaya hey Jaya hey"
— Moochar (@AsliBinLaden) March 19, 2016
16. Ijtimayi duaein were also performed
Ya Allah kal Izzat rakhwa ly pic.twitter.com/VN3Uh54LEt
— Michael Owen (@NotMuteeb) March 18, 2016
17. The crowd was positively un-supportive, at times.
Bc humaray chowko per koi recorded taalio wali tape he chala do
— Parmesh Kumar (@AzmarKhan) March 19, 2016
18. Not to forget, rain and moisture messed with the pitch.
— Big Nas (@NasirJamshed_) March 19, 2016
— o (@omairraslam) March 19, 2016
iss se behar tha shiv sena khod hee deti yeh pitch..
— Faizan. (@merabichrayaar) March 19, 2016
— Anand Ranganathan (@ARangarajan1972) March 19, 2016
22. Taking a step backwards from all common sense.
Thank God India isn't playing this guy.. pic.twitter.com/oSfSTv92bB
— Khosov (@MirShahal) March 19, 2016
23. Shoaib Malik’s inning was glorious.?
MALIK WOMEN PROTECTION BILL SE DARR GAYA
— Qasim Zaidi (@QasimZaidi_) March 19, 2016
But didn’t last that long…
24. In came Afridi.
Afridi is playing like how we attempt multiple choice questions when we have no clue what the answer is.
— Shabbir Kazmi (@HaayeShabbir) March 19, 2016
25. People were reeling from the effects of the #AnthemGate even toward the end of the match
match situation currently worse than shafqat's singing.
— karachikhatmal (@karachikhatmal) March 19, 2016
…Who also apparently messed up the anthem lyrics (???)
26. More power to the feminists.
Afridi in 2014: "Women should stick to cooking instead of playing cricket."
Women who beat arch rivals in WC what you couldn't do twice.
— major (@Shehroze_MUFC) March 19, 2016
*Replays Amir's ball to Rohit Sharma for 5 consecutive hours*
*Cries himself to sleep*
— Hamster (@Hamster41) March 19, 2016
28. Technology can be such a pain.
Not only does India have a better team, they have it in the age of social media when they can rub it in our faces! -__-
— I. (@imdadawan) March 19, 2016
29. Shaadi vibes.
Our girls win, your boys win. What a great dholki function this has been, thoroughly enjoyed.
— Imaan Sheikh (@sheikhimaan) March 19, 2016
30. Qandeel Baloch was extremely upset.
— Saad Amjad (@SenorSaadAmjad) March 19, 2016
31. Why @ God.
Let's not forget it was impossible for God to be on our side when Iblees was supporting us pic.twitter.com/IxJsGuiU1x
— Hafsa Khawaja (@Hafsa_Khawaja) March 19, 2016
32. Team India didn’t spare us either.
— Happily Unmarried (@happlyunmarried) March 19, 2016
— Prashant (@Witticisms_) March 19, 2016
34. Just for the lolz.
Indian men are gonna get drunk tonight so I guess we're not the real losers. They're going to jahanam for drinking.
— Ranting Pakistani (@RantsPakistani) March 19, 2016
35. This was monumental for cricket fans regardless of their allegiance.
— Sir Lazy (@iLazyLad) March 19, 2016
36. Why didn’t we let Amir play???
M.Amir and rest of Pakistani cricket team. pic.twitter.com/c4ZzivfPo6
— Waleed Nasir (@waleednasir00) March 5, 2016
Better captains than afridi won pic.twitter.com/JxsJlhMknX
— Nahal (@NahelZohra) March 19, 2016
Virat Kohli jaisa shaks chahiye ek zindagi mai jo kabhi disappoint na karey. Miltey sirf Afridi hain.
— – (@someaningless) March 19, 2016
39. BUT WHY DIDN’T WE LET AMIR PLAY???
Saving Amir for the war against Deash?
— Daaniyal (@le_Sabre) March 19, 2016
40. The greater good.
kohli saving qandeel baloch from stripping pic.twitter.com/uMJWRq0SJI
— cranko (@ElCrankoPunko) March 19, 2016
41. It all comes down to this…
Waise bhi akhirat mai namazain kaam ayengi cricket nahi
— Nauman (@iNaumanDogar) February 27, 2016
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