Rajasthan Royals and RCB poked each other on Twitter over “incorrect emblem”.© Instagram
The on-field rivalry between Virat Kohli and Steve Smith is all the time a deal with to observe with each thought-about to be the fashionable greats of the sport — albeit in numerous codecs. Who’s higher — Kohli or Smith? — has all the time been a sizzling matter of debate amongst followers however now the that rivalry isn’t just restricted to the worldwide cricket however has additionally grow to be part of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the place Kohli and Smith lead Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Rajasthan Royals respectively. Whereas there may be a while left for that rivalry to unfold on this yr’s IPL, the social media handles of the 2 franchises have already began the rivalries, poking each other on Twitter.
It began when the IPL 2020 schedule was introduced on Sunday and franchise shared the match dates with their followers. RCB have been additionally amongst a number of franchises who did the identical and shared a small video to ask their followers which fixture are they most enthusiastic about.
“With the schedule for the Dream11 IPL introduced, which fixture are you most wanting ahead to, 12th Man Military? Star-struckStar-struck #PlayBold #IPL2020 #WeAreChallengers,” RCB tweeted.
Rajasthan Royals determined to troll their IPL rivals RCB for utilizing their incorrect emblem, through a hilarious meme. Nonetheless, their transfer backfired as Virat Kohli’s franchise determined to offer them a style of their very own medication.
The Bangalore-based franchise shared an image of RR wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson, whose was carrying a helmet with the identical emblem as utilized by RCB of their video.
“So that you’re saying that is the inaccurate emblem?” RCB fired of their response.
Here is how the pleasant banter unfolded:
So that you’re saying that is the inaccurate emblem? pic.twitter.com/85v7qJnJhO
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) September 7, 2020
After RCB’s epic response, the mud appears to have settled between the 2 franchises for now nevertheless it gave their followers one thing to speak about they usually flooded the submit with their responses, exhibiting their full loyalty to their franchise.
Whereas the IPL begins on September 19 with a high-voltage conflict between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK), RCB and Rajasthan Royals won’t face one another earlier than October 3, whereas their second league match is scheduled to happen on October 17.
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