Batter Iftikhar Ahmed is one of the Pakistan cricketers to watch in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, and he drew a lot of attention when he arrived in India for the competition.
The video of the 33-year-old doing victory signs and giving thumbs up with a serious look went popular on the social media platform Twitter.
The post has received almost 706,700 views. His popularity in the cricket crowd was reflected in the warm responses.
Veteran and well-known Indian player Virat Kohli also welcomed the Pakistan cricket team when they arrived in India. He posted a video of the team's arrival in India and announced that he would throw them a celebration at his home.
I warmly Welcome Pakistan Cricket Team on their arrival in my country after a long time period of 7 years, I will host a party for my friends specially for Shadab at my house ? Love you all, always spread love and joy❣️?#Hyderabad #PakistanCricketTeam #BabarAzam? #CWC23 pic.twitter.com/dLwQo17LOq— Virat Kohli (@amiVkohli) September 27, 2023
"I warmly welcome Pakistan Cricket Team on their arrival in my country after a long time period of 7 years, and I will host a party for my friends, especially for Shadab, at my house," he added. "Love you all, always spread love and joy."