On the Occasion of International Dog Day which is celebrated across the globe on August 26 every year & people flooded the Internet with lovely pictures of their furry friends.
Joining the trend, IPL franchises also shared pictures of their star players posing with their dogs. The unique bond humans with dogs was clearly seen in the pictures shared on Twitter by various IPL franchises. Highlighting the importance of sparkling relations between dogs & humans, Mumbai Indians tweeted, “Thanks for everything”. In their tweet they tagged that all players like Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Trent Boult, Quinton de Kock, among others.
RCB which is led by Indian Captain Virat Kohli has also showed their creativity in their caption as they wrote, “Paws what you’re doing and enjoy these pictures of our stars with some of our furry friends! #PlayBold #InternationalDogDay #RCBLovesFurry”.
SRH also took to the occasion by sharing some pictures of their players like Kane Williamson, Jonny Bairstow and fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar with his dog Alex.
“This #InternationalDogDay hope you have a pawsome time #OrangeArmy #SRH,” SRH captioned their post on Twitter. “2020’s been ruff, here’s spreading some pawsitivity this #InternationalDogDay #SaddaPunjab,” tweeted Kings XI Punjab while sharing pictures of their captain KL Rahul & several other players enjoying time with their lovely dogs.
Delhi Capitals also posted a series of tweets on the occasion & used famous dialogue from a popular web series & tweaked it a bit to suit the occasion, “If a man wishes to spend #InternationalDogDay with his dog, he is a good man”.
Rajasthan Royals also highlighted the unconditional love between dogs and humans through their tweet, which read: “Unconditional love, captured”.
All the franchises have reached UAE for the IPL 2020 & are currently under self-quarantine as per the protocols laid by the BCCI.