IPL 2017
Top Trends!
By CricShots - May 10, 2017 11:04 pm
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The tenth edition of the Indian Premier League is into its fag end now. Mumbai Indians have already qualified for the the playoffs. Three out of Kolkata Knight Riders, Rising Pune Supergiants, Sun Risers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab will join Mumbai in the playoffs.

In less than a week’s time, the qualifiers will begin and in another five days, the final of the Indian Premier League will be played. Just like every other season, this season has also seen a lot of records being made in terms of scoring runs, clinching wickets and grabbing catches.

In the modern contemporary world, a lot of emphases is given on social media and its trends. To some extent or the other, the success of leagues such as the IPL, is defined on how they do on the various social platforms. Here are some stats which have been derived on the basis on generation of most tweets during or after a particular match:

  • Top Moments (Generated the most conversation)
    1. Sunil Narine hitting the fastest fifty (15 balls) against RCB in the Green match
    2. Rishabh Pant getting out on 97 of 43-balls
    3. End of the first innings Mumbai Indians scoring 212/3 #DDvMI
    4. Jaidev Unadkat gets a hat-trick maiden over, winning the match for Pune #SRHvRPS
    5. Hashim Amla hits the century. His 2nd ton in IPL-10.
  • Most talked about matches (Most Tweeted official match hashtags)
    1. #DDvGL
    2. #RCBvKKR
    3. #KKRvRPS
    4. #DDvMI
    5. #RCBvKXIP
  • Most talked about team of the week:

  • Mumbai Indians
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore
  • Kolkata Knight Riders

#MSDhoni Continuing his leading position for week 5 in Twitter – IPL player emoji charts!

(Image Source: Twitter)