IPL 2017: Twitter Celebrate Season 10 by Launches Special emojis for 30 Cricketers

The Indian Premier League (IPL) and leading social networking site Twitter have come jointly launched special Twitter emojis for 30 of IPLs biggest star cricketers, it was announced on 5th April 2017. Cricket lovers around the world will be able to unlock these emojis throughout the 2017 edition. Here we have to know how to activate our favourite superstar emoji, just Tweet using the designated player name with a hashtag  (for example #Yuvi for Yuvraj Singh) and an emoji art of that player will automatically become visible after the hashtag within the Tweet.

IPL players emojis hashtags

IPL 2017 Players Twitter Special emojis


Tweets with player emoji related hashtags will also count towards every day Indian Premier League player Twitter battle showcased during the live broadcast of the game. There will also be a special emoji for the 10th season when fans Tweet with #IPL.

“The IPL has always been for the fans, with the fans, by the fans. From the Twitter Mirror to the IPL #calendar, IPL timeline to real-time videos, we have innovated every season to bring the IPL closer to our fans in partnership with Twitter. These special player Twitter emojis are a celebration of our superstars who light up the league and the love we have received from fans on Twitter. We would like to dedicate this launch to them and can’t wait to see the conversation that unfolds this season,” said Mr. Rahul Johri, CEO, BCCI.

According to Aneesh Madani, Head of Sports Partnerships, India and South East Asia, Twitter, “Twitter is the best place to see what’s happening in your world right now, and we are the live connection to cricket’s culture. Over the last decade, there have been over 84 million tweets related to the IPL and the league has been one of our most innovative global sports partners. We are thrilled to launch these special Twitter emojis with IPL for the historic tenth season.”

#IPL Twitter Player emojis list

Here is the list of  Special Twitter emojis hashtags for 30 of IPLs biggest superstars for the 10th season:

Player NameEmoji HashtagsTeam
Chris Morris#ChrisMorrisDelhi Daredevils
Kagiso Rabada#Rabada

Delhi Daredevils
Zaheer Khan#ZaheerKhanDelhi Daredevils
Brendon McCullum#BrendonMcCullum

Gujarat Lions
Ravindra Jadeja#Jaddu

Gujarat Lions
Suresh Raina#SureshRaina

Gujarat Lions
David Miller#DavidMiller

KingsXI Punjab
Eoin Morgan#EoinMorgan

KingsXI Punjab
Glenn Maxwell#GlennMaxwell

KingsXI Punjab
Gautam Gambhir#Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders
Manish Pandey#Pandey

Kolkata Knight Riders
Robin Uthappa#Uthappa

Kolkata Knight Riders
Sunil Narine#Narine

Kolkata Knight Riders
Yusuf Pathan#Yusuf

Kolkata Knight Riders
Harbhajan Singh#Bhajji

Mumbai Indians
Kieron Pollard#Pollard

Mumbai Indians
Lasith Malinga#Malinga

Mumbai Indians
Rohit Sharma#RohitSharma

Mumbai Indians
AB de Villiers#ABDeVilliers

Royal Challengers Bangalore
Chris Gayle#ChrisGayle

Royal Challengers Bangalore
Shane Watson#Watto

Royal Challengers Bangalore
Virat Kohli#ViratKohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore
Ajinkya Rahane#Rahane

Rising Pune Supergiant
Ben Stokes#Stokes

Rising Pune Supergiant
MS Dhoni#MSDhoni

Rising Pune Supergiant
Steve Smith#Smithy

Rising Pune Supergiant
Bhuvneshwar Kumar#Bhuvi

Sunrisers Hyderabad
David Warner#DavidWarner

Sunrisers Hyderabad
Shikhar Dhawan#Shikhar

Sunrisers Hyderabad
Yuvraj Singh#Yuvi

Sunrisers Hyderabad

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