A picture of a Pakistani couple watching a T20 match between Australia and Pakistan at their wedding shows why cricket is not just a game is these parts of Asia. The image was shared by the official Twitter handle of the International Cricket Council (ICC)
Hasan Tasleem, who lives in the US, tweeted the photograph to ICC along with a note that read, “As a die-hard cricket fan, I want to submit a photo from my wedding this past weekend.”
Here’s a message we got from a fan in the US 👫#CoupleGoals
You know it’s love when … pic.twitter.com/4YuGImuXjW
— ICC (@ICC) November 6, 2019
“Even though it was my wedding night, I wasn’t going to miss the game,” he added.
Tweeted along with hashtag #CoupleGoals, the post quickly garnered a lot of attention with other fans approving of the couple’s decision to watch the match.
How can someone marry on a match day?
— Khaalidil (@khaalidil) November 6, 2019
— KAVITA (@IAmKaviKori) November 7, 2019
— Emperor 06 (@emp_06) November 7, 2019
Couples that watch cricket together-stay together, well played guys, well played! https://t.co/klDNrjmgI1
— Ahmad M Rashid (@Amrashidmd) November 7, 2019
— Pranay Fereira (@Pranayfereira) November 7, 2019
That’s bad planning more than anything?? Who books a wedding when there’s a game on? Poor. https://t.co/HCNJHj7Dkz
— Mr English Bear (@MrEnglishBear) November 7, 2019
— Jaleel Ahmad (@jaleel466) November 7, 2019
— Vishnu Narayanan (@visnarayanan) November 7, 2019