KARACHI: Celebrities shared their excitement for the ongoing World T20 as Pakistan pulled through against South Africa on Monday.
Pakistani cricketer #Shoaib-Malik posted on Twitter: Great win by Pakistan..congrads (sic) to all..need some support from england now:)
#Ali-Zafar tweeted his way through the Pakistan-South Africa match and apparently ate a “whole cheez (sic) pizza to kill match anxiety.”
The musician and actor celebrated online with the message:
“This is the first time I am happy for my prediction to come true !!!! Yes yes yes !!! Wohoooo”
Jal’s lead singer #Farhan-Saeed also asked his fans on his blog to support Pakistan:
Please pray that the Pakistani cricket team is again able to make the country proud at the T-20 world cup!
Pakistani musicians have a long history with cricket.
#Salman-Ahmed played first class cricket before he formed Junoon, and bands such as Strings and Call have produced jingles for brands that are themed with cricketing series. Got a celebrity tweet to share? Add it in the comments section below.