The India versus Pakistan World Cup Cricket 2015 match, which took place yesterday Sunday in Adelaide, Australia, gained a lot of social media interactions.
Rivals battled it out in Adelaide where the final score was India 300/7 (50) v Pakistan 224/10 (47), where India won by 76 runs. The match hit social media networks hard, people were sharing tweets, posts etc.
Social media conversations came in fast during the India Pakistan match, people talked either about the game or the players.
If you head over to the Cricket on Facebook (1,127,035 Followers) you will the Cricket World Cup 2015 image where it shows 9 million people generated 25 million Facebook interactions, which include posts, likes, comments and shares), and these related to the India vs. Pakistan match
Zee News elaborates a little more on the data numbers, they said out of the 25 million Facebook interactions 1.1 million people had 3.3 interactions in Pakistan, whilst in India 5.9 million people had 16.9 interactions covering the match. The two men of the match are Pakistan’s Sohail Khan and India’s Virat Kohli.
Here are the 5 demographics about the match: People in this order took to Facebook the most, Male 18-24, Male 25-34, Female 18-24, Female 25-34 and Male 35-44. It shows social media platforms such as Facebook are the true platform for Cricket.
Even the likes of Modi took to Twitter to congratulate Team India, seethe tweet below.