In a first for the IPL, social media platform Twitter on Wednesday unveiled special emojis for 30 of the league's biggest stars.
"Fans can just Tweet using the designated player hashtag (i.e. #ViratKohli for Virat Kohli) and an emoji version of that player will automatically appear after the hashtag within the Tweet," the company stated in a press release.
There will also be an emoji for the 10th season when fans Tweet with #IPL.
Rahul Johri, CEO, BCCIThese special player Twitter emojis are a celebration of our superstars who light up the league. We would like to dedicate this launch to them and can’t wait to see the conversation that unfolds this season.
Here’s a look at some of the emojis for the the IPL superstars.