Gautam Gambhir’s match winning reaction against CSK grabs eyeballs
It was indeed a sight to anticipate when Lucknow SuperGiants got the better of Chennai Super Kings in a thrilling match on Friday but it was not just the match that gained attention, it was Gautam Gambhir’s reactions too that spoke millions on the account of the win.
Gautam Gambhir’s a clip went viral on social media to the extent that his clips have been used to create memes from it. The victory was also special because it was the maiden victory of the KL Rahul led team.
Gambhir made his return to the Indian Premier League but this time as the mentor of the Lucknow team. With his comeback, the former Indian opener was desperately waiting for a hit that could boost up the team’s confidence for upcoming matches. The match became all the more special as it was against IPL veterans CSK.
Lucknow beat Chennai by six wickets and the winning moment made Gambhir jump from his chair. The massive reaction was neither missed by the camera nor by the people on social media.
In no time, twitter and other social media sites were filled with members where people could be seen comparing the reaction to other relatable situations in their lives. They compared the incident to how people would react and finding an empty seat at Mumbai Local to getting paid holidays. Soon, it became fodder for memes online, with netizens using it in relatable situations to express their exuberant selves. From finding an empty seat at Mumbai Local to getting replies from one’s crush, meme-makers had a field day over it.