Cricket Twitter on Trump election
Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States on Wednesday, but how did the cricket world react to the shock news?
Well. That happened.
Trumps about as popular choice as I was for England captain… #ElectionDay
— Kevin Pietersen (@NotKP24) November 9, 2016
All 3.1million of you are dreaming…! This IS NOT really happening! It’s not! It can’t be! ?? #Election2016
— KP (@KP24) November 9, 2016
No ways ..Trump is the next US president …???
— Faf Du Plessis (@faf1307) November 9, 2016
It is high time Pakistanis stopped worrying abt elections abroad & focused on putting our own house in order.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) November 9, 2016
It’s official … The World we live in is absolutely NUTS …
— Michael Vaughan (@MichaelVaughan) November 9, 2016
Surely people are voting against Clinton & not for Trump. Which means Trump will win as no one trusts Hilary. Is that a fair statement ?
— Shane Warne (@ShaneWarne) November 9, 2016
I can almost feel the ‘great’ness wafting across the Atlantic
— Ed Joyce (@edjoyce24) November 9, 2016
I feel sick…
— Isa Guha (@isaguha) November 9, 2016
The bonus of Trump winning now means that my Facebook and twitter feed are incredible reads!
— Alex Hales (@AlexHales1) November 9, 2016
World War 3 may God help us all .
— Tino95 (@tinobest) November 9, 2016
Even if you say president trump,just doesn’t sound right??
— Herschelle Gibbs (@hershybru) November 9, 2016
For me, the most admirable characteristic in any leader is humility. What do the people in USA admire about Trump?
— Grant Elliott (@grantelliottnz) November 9, 2016
Small positive, Farage might sod off to Washington
— mark butcher (@markbutcher72) November 9, 2016
— James Taylor (@jamestaylor20) November 9, 2016
I wonder what facial expression Trump has at this moment ????????????????????????????????????????????????
— Daren Sammy (@darrensammy88) November 9, 2016
Is Hillary Clinton not addressing her supporters at her headquarters the equivalent of not shaking your opponents hands after the match?
— Scott Styris (@scottbstyris) November 9, 2016
Wow America…. Just wow!!! ??????
— Dane van Niekerk (@danevn81) November 9, 2016
— Marizanne Kapp (@kappie777) November 9, 2016
Donald Trump. Wow ?? #USElection2016
— matt maynard (@mattmaynard25) November 9, 2016
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