Since the culmination of the ICC Women’s World Cup, there has been a spike in the number of followers of women cricket. The immense success of this just concluded edition has a lot to do with the rise in the popularity but there is certainly a “charm” factor that has gripped a large sect of cricket factor.
After all, watching ladies produce cricketing quality equivalent, and sometimes greater, than men’s version is certainly enthralling for many die hard lovers of the game.
There have been a number of superstars who have finally emerged in the mainstream after spending years on the sidelines. They have everyone’s attention. Their success now serves as a great medium for the development of the women’s branch and inspire young girls. But, at the same time, the stardom has also made men completely drool over them on social media.
To sum up straightforwardly, these athletic, successful and adorable women cricketers are the new love for cricket fans. This might sound like as a gossip piece but a glance at the social media profiles and the type of tweets that are flooded on their timelines can tell the fact clearly.
KRK Leads The Fans Brigade
Random fans have openly expressed their admiration of the women cricketers. Not to mention, everyone has their own favourites. But, when a particularly known personality also jumps in the queue to declare his love, matters look cheeky as well as funny.
The man under the spotlight is Kamaal Rashid Khan, also known as KRK, who seemed to have been totally smitten by English wicketkeeper batswoman Sarah Taylor.
Here’s what he tweeted: