A couple’s unique attire during Sunday’s India vs Pakistan ICC World Cup 2019 match has struck a chord with many on social media. The couple donned special t-shirts made by combining the jerseys of India and Pakistan.
The pictures of the couple were shared by Twitter user Lakshmi Kaul. In her tweet she wrote about being intrigued by the jerseys worn by the Canadian couple. “Husband is from Pakistan, wife from India so both stitched up India-Pak jerseys & wore them!” she tweeted. “Both are Canadians, watching the game in England, rooting for peace #SpiritofCricket,” she added.
Spotted this couple at the #IndiaVsPakistan@cricketworldcup game and was intrigued by their jerseys! Husband is from Pakistan, wife from India so both stitched up India-Pak jerseys & wore them! Both are Canadians, watching the game in England, rooting for peace #SpiritofCricketpic.twitter.com/KrUjtkjFMn— Lakshmi Kaul (@KaulLakshmi) June 16, 2019
The post has won over Twitter, collecting over 13,000 “likes” and about 2,600 retweets. Several people posted comments to share their reaction on the special attire.
“Love these guys, most Indians and Pakistanis are divided and these guys are UNITED TOGETHER,” wrote a Twitter user. Another commented, “Just brilliant to see. I want peace too”. Check out some of the other comments below:
Thanks for beautiful picture...U have uploaded...— M.A.Faheem.. (@MAFahee19689037) June 16, 2019
Thats the Beauty of Sport may both the countries play more— Kane (@qadarkhan) June 17, 2019
This is absolutely adorable omg— Haleigh ⧗ (@g_haleigh4) June 16, 2019
So sweet 😀❤— Meadow (@_Meadow__) June 16, 2019
pic.twitter.com/tCuyAoPocF— Mike Sullivan (@dogfacesully) June 16, 2019
What do you think of this couple’s unique jerseys?
First Published: Jun 17, 2019 14:30 IST