Pakistan fans are breaking the internet with something special that had earned them respect all over the world. On Wednesday during Pakistan’s clash against New Zeland, which the Asian side won by six wickets, several Pakistani fans stayed back after the match and were seen collecting trash from the Edgbaston stands.
Fans clean the stadium
During the entire World Cup Campaign, Pakistan cricket fans have been one of the prime targets for trolls and memes. But this time they are earning themselves appreciations all over social media for their good gesture. The fans were seen picking up the plastic bottles and other waste materials after the Men in Green won the game. Usually, the fans rush to the streets to celebrate their victory but this was quite a heart-warming gesture by a few of them who stayed back. The video of the act was shared on social media and was applauded by a majority of the netizens.
This video started making rounds on the internet, people tweeted and applauded the Pakistani fans’ gesture as they were setting an example for the rest of the fans. In the past, some Pakistan fans may have brought a bad name to the nation by abusing and heavily criticizing the players but the sportsman spirit showed by a majority has set them apart from supporters of the other nine teams.
Let’s see how people reacted
Pakistani fans clean their stands after the match against New Zealand.
— Sohail A. ? (@SohailAnwer) June 29, 2019
nice gesture, good job @TheRealPCB fans ?
— राज गौरव (@raj_kabira) June 29, 2019
Excellent… Commendable gesture and must be replicated by others as well. https://t.co/DUKALQ8qaM
— Mir Aijaz (@miraijaz3214) June 29, 2019
— Abhinandan Varthaman (@Aspicious_Fatan) June 29, 2019
— Gurmeet Ahluwalia (@GurmeetAhluwali) June 29, 2019
Proud of these guys. Lots of respect. https://t.co/3qObfGL5cp
— Akbar Ali Shah (@akbaralishah) June 29, 2019