The world celebrated the international sports day on Sunday as British Grand Prix, Wimbledon and Cricket World Cup all was being held on the same day in London. The Wimbledon and Cricket World Cup both were quite exciting and thrilling and fans wanted to miss neither of them.
While Wimbledon men’s finals played between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, was the longest men’s singles final in the history of the tournament, WC final between England and New Zealand ended in a tie and even super over also resulted in a tie. So both the games are registered in history and will be remembered forever.
What also be remembered in the coming years will a chat between Wimbledon and ICC’s Twitter handle. After the final Wimbledon tweeted, “Hello @ICC – how are you coping your end?” To which ICC replied, “Things are a bit hectic here right now, we’ll get back to you 😅”
— ICC (@ICC) July 14, 2019
Needless to say, the sports fans were amused at this unusual chit chat between the two and people loved it. Some even came up with the idea that July 14 should be celebrated as ‘World Sports Day’.
As both the games were exciting fans had a hard time keeping track of both at the same time. Sports enthusiasts almost had a heart attack watching both the thrilling game and witnessing double adrenaline rush. Here’s how twitterians watched the games and shared memes about it:
What great moments in world sport!
Wimbledon final goes to tie-breaker in the Fifth Set
Cricket World Cup final goes to Super Over!
— P. Chidambaram (@PChidambaram_IN) July 14, 2019
— Sir Jadeja fan (@SirJadeja) July 14, 2019
— Farrukh R. Zaidi (@RealFarrukh) July 14, 2019
— Akanksha🎨 (@art_lover_09) July 14, 2019
— Nathan Sykes (@NathanSykes) July 14, 2019
— RM 🌺 (@Razeena_Manack) July 14, 2019
— Sagar (@sagarcasm) July 14, 2019
— Pakchikpak Raja Babu (@HaramiParindey) July 14, 2019
— Godman Chikna (@Madan_Chikna) July 14, 2019
A great day for spectator sports.
— IT (@sreibhe) July 14, 2019
— Sachin Shah | NotJustAnyTraveller (@ItsSachinShah) July 14, 2019
Heart Attack pic.twitter.com/DED4UsF36w
— Halkat Manus ❁ (@TheGodWhispers) July 14, 2019
— Zama (@SimAllout) July 14, 2019