We are in the home stretch of the Indian Premier League 2017, with the second qualifier promising a heavyweight clash between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday (May 19).
Shaun Tait, for one, was excited to watch the clash.
— Shaun Tait (@shaun_tait32) May 19, 2017
To get to the qualifiers though, Kolkata had to weather some very nervous moments waiting for the rain to subside. It left Gautam Gambhir numb.
I checked the equations and timings again and again and again. I was so furious that it made me numb.https://t.co/dekJ8Ly9Rx
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) May 19, 2017
However, all the IPL qualifier buildup didn’t take Uthappa’s attention away from his wife.
— Robin Aiyuda Uthappa (@robbieuthappa) May 19, 2017
On the other side, David Warner reached Australia and had some family time.
Awesome to be back in ????????. Always fun times here. Looking forward to venturing out in our… https://t.co/G6aSUXADwj
— David Warner (@davidwarner31) May 19, 2017
Meanwhile, Shikhar Dhawan and Yuvraj Singh caught up for a cuppa.
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 18, 2017
The Kings XI Punjab management thanked Virender Sehwag for his help during the IPL.
— Kings XI Punjab (@lionsdenkxip) May 19, 2017
Elsewhere, Cheteshwar Pujara was set for his first game for Nottinghamshire.
— Nottinghamshire CCC (@TrentBridge) May 19, 2017
Here’s a quick shout out to Siddarth Kaul on his birthday.
— Punjab Ranji Team (@TeamRanjiPunjab) May 19, 2017
Harbhajan Singh too wished his Punjab teammate.
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 19, 2017
On the other side of the world, the Englishmen sweated it out in Spain.
— Liam plunkett (@Liam628) May 19, 2017
— Jos Buttler (@josbuttler) May 18, 2017
And for those missing out the action, they had a bit of downtime as well. Starting with KL Rahul.
Morning coffee and PlayStation with Simba ????❤ pic.twitter.com/YiyngdjHuQ
— K L Rahul (@klrahul11) May 19, 2017
And Dale Steyn.
— Dale Steyn (@DaleSteyn62) May 19, 2017
To wrap up, here’s a photo of Sachin Tendulkar meeting Prime Minister Modi for his upcoming movie.
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) May 19, 2017