The Buzz: Squid Game Rashid vs Blast batters

All the bantz, the jousts, and little bit of eavesdropping from the social media playground and beyond

ESPNcricinfo staff
19-Oct-2021 • Updated on 22-Oct-2021
Oct 22
Could any of these T20 batters get the better of Rashid Khan?
Oct 21

Who's the most fashionable WBBL player?

Is Ellyse Perry stylish? How does Molly Strano pull off her vintage looks? What brands does Ashleigh Gardner wear? The WBBL players vote for the most fashionable player in the league.

Who from Team India survived Squid Game?

Team India took some time out to try their hand at the dalgona toffee challenge during the T20 World Cup. Let's just say we're glad the tournament isn't being decided by Squid Game.

Steyn and Sehwag's birthday bantz

The bantz is strong with this one. Dale Steyn's zinger meets Viru Gunslinger.
Oct 20
Rohit Sharma shows off India's new T20 World Cup jersey with a video of him (magically) changing into it in his hotel room. But wait a minute, is David Warner levelling an accusation on Rohit in the comments?
Meanwhile, R Ashwin enjoys his daughter's pleasure in seeing him in a "new" jersey.

The mates

What's it like being friends with Aussie star Alyssa Healy? Her team-mate Ashleigh Gardner gives the lowdown.

DJ Roy in da house

Parties don't stop just cos you're in a bubble - let Jason Roy show you how to get funky.
Oct 19

Virat Kohli does a Gabbar

Virat Kohli's done such a good job of mimicking Shikhar Dhawan, he's got actors applauding him.

Scotland sing when they're winning

Bangladesh would have prepared for Scotland on the field but were they ready for this change-room psychological warfare? Mahmudullah's face suggests otherwise. The Scots really have a set of pipes on them!

The banter

India-Pakistan pre-match hype can be just as tiresome as Ashes hype, and if the verbal jousting between Harbhajan Singh and Shoaib Akhtar here is any sort of indicator, it might be best to stay off social media till the teams meet for their T20 World Cup match on October 24.