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IPL 2019 sets a new record on Twitter with 27 million tweets

India, fourteenth May, 2019: After 60 matches of world-class cricketing activity, the Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings in the last, to win their fourth title of the Indian Premier League. 

As decibels hit new dimensions crosswise over arenas in India, the thunder of cricket fans was similarly as resonating on Twitter. The stage is the home of cricket, and fans swing to Twitter to get the ongoing features, see what's going on and participate in energetic discussion about the matches, players and groups of the IPL both on and off the pitch. This year, Twitter saw a record-breaking 27 million tweets, a 44% expansion over 2018's IPL-related tweets. 

The Golden Tweet for IPL 2019 was this tweet from Mumbai Indians cricketer Hardik Pandya recognizing MS Dhoni as his companion and wellspring of motivation. Dhoni and Pandya played each other in the last, yet this tweet demonstrates the solid sportsmanship between contradicting IPL sides. The tweet got almost 16K Retweets. 

The Mumbai Indians overwhelmed the discussion on Twitter on Sunday when they won the IPL 2019 Final, owning 63% of absolute notices versus Chennai Super Kings 37%. 

In any case, it was the Chennai Super Kings that reliably won hearts by turning into the most tweeted about group on Twitter. 

After an extraordinary innings on the field, MS Dhoni was the most tweeted about player amid IPL 2019, trailed by Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh and Andre Russell. 

This year likewise observed a development in local video cuts tweeted on the stage, with the @PL tweeting out 130% more video tweets when contrasted with IPL 2018. Twitter clients cherished these recordings sharing bits of knowledge, features and in the background content from the IPL and every one of the eight groups alike. This video from IPL indicating extraordinary sportsmanship between two adversary groups got countless. 

Obviously, the nail-gnawing last between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings was the most tweeted about the match of the period. 

Cricket talks everyone's language on Twitter, and alongside fervor for Twitter's custom IPL emoticons, we saw mind boggling trades between groups in Indic dialects on Twitter. Here are a few instances of those discussions. 

"Fans love tweeting about cricket and this year we saw a record-breaking 27 million tweets around the IPL 2019 season. Twitter is the most ideal approach to perceive what's going on in the realm of games and to discuss it, so we're excited to see this extraordinary development in IPL discussions this year," said Manish Maheshwari, Managing Director, Twitter India. 

"We are anticipating upgrading fan encounters on the stage as we go to the second 50% of the cricket season. We know discussions around the greatest worldwide cricket competition - the ICC Cricket World Cup is certain to take off on Twitter, as well!" 

Here are a couple of notable tweets from this season through this Twitter Moment.


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