India won the first ODI by seven wickets © AFP
India won the first ODI by seven wickets © AFP


By UnReal Mama


Please note this is a humour article – work of pure fiction


In the midst of football fever, thanks to the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2014, it was a rather lukewarm affair that transpired during the first One-Day International (ODI) of the India versus Bangladesh series.


With India fielding a totally rejigged side against the hosts and having had to chase a total of 272, under the captaincy of Suresh Raina, the match, in spite of having been interrupted by rain and later, having been reduced to a 26-over event, was still followed by a few cricket enthusiasts, who took to Facebook to voice their sentiments.


The Unreal Times correspondent Mark Zuckerpandian brings you exclusive snapshots from their Facebook walls:


(Originally published in www.theunrealtimes.comUnreal Mama” is the pen name of CS Krishna & Karthik Laxman, founding editors of the site which is India’s favourite satire, spoof, parody and humour portal.)