Twitter hits India’s top cricketers
Posted September 1, 2009on:
They may have trained hard to counter the short-pitched deliveries in their preparatory camp but it’s a cyber bouncer that has left India’s top cricketers a worried lot.
As the star players gear up for a gruelling season ahead, they are faced with a bizarre problem — cyber impersonation on micro-blogging site ‘Twitter’.
The increasing popularity of the site in India has brought with it a problem which has the potential to create confusion and mislead unsuspecting cricket buffs.
What is worse, the players, who have millions of fans in a cricket-crazy nation, can do little about it.
Most of the celebrated Indian players have accounts on ‘Twitter’ but almost all of them are fake. They have already drawn a huge list of dedicated followers and it keeps growing every passing day…………….Read More…..