At this point, you must be well-acquainted with the explosively popular Chinese social media platform that is seemingly taking over our lives. Today, it has more than 500 million active users, a number that only seems to be growing bigger with the passage of time! Yes, that’s TikTok for you alright. You can find everyone from celebrities to even cricketers on TikTok.
Anyone who is intelligent enough to operate a smartphone is on TikTok. With lockdown and social distancing becoming the norm, people have taken to this app to keep themselves occupied and distracted from the vagaries of life.
Many sporting events have been shut down due to lockdowns initiated due to Covid-19 pandemic. This is the first time in a long time that no domestic or international cricket is being played.
Because of this, players have gotten a much-deserved break from their hectic schedule. While some of the leading players of cricket are spending time with their loved ones, others are spending this time learning about TikTok!
Let’s take a look at some of the cricketers who have jumped on the opportunity to explore TikTok.
1. Shoaib Akhtar
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Shoaib has been having a lot of fun with the app. He recently posted a 15-second video of the best yorkers on his account. He also shares videos of himself doing daily chores to let his fans know how he spends time at home.
Right now, he has over 298,000 followers and have gained around 1.6 million likes on his videos.
2. Dwayne Bravo
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Dwayne Bravo, the West Indies all-rounder has been making rounds on the internet with his videos. He has over 2 million followers on this platform.
Bravo posts videos of everything; from his cricket to work to family! His account is filled with wholesome content, making this difficult time a little easier for everybody!
3. Kevin Pietersen
Much like cricket, Kevin Pietersen, the brilliant English cricketer has also dominated the world of TikTok! He only recently joined this app and already has over 985,300 followers worldwide!
As if being an amazing cricketer with the charm of an actor wasn’t enough, we recently found out that KP is also a conversationalist! Even though he’s retired from cricket, he likes to indulge in commentary and analysis.
4. Chris Gayle
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Our absolute favorite, Chris Gayle has also joined TikTok! Even if you aren’t a big cricket enthusiast, you must know about this guy. He is the epitome of entertainment and loves to keep his fans engaged.
He has nearly 1.5 million followers and all of his videos combined have around 8 million likes!
5. David Warner
This Australian cricketer is also on TikTok now. He’s known for keeping his fans entertained, be it in cricket or on social media.
Warner has been putting out some very funny and wholesome content on his page. Even though his cricketing skills are a little aggressive, in real life, Warner is a sweet and mellow man.
He has over 4.6 million followers on TikTok, a number which just seems to grow!
6. Aaron Finch
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Finch is another Australian cricketer who rules over our hearts for his amazing cricket skills as well as his charming personality.
He has over 318,000 followers on TikTok and uploads some very interesting and hilarious content!
What do you think of this list of cricketers on Tiktok? Let us know in the comment section below!