IPL 2016, Match 6, Pick of the tweets: Gujarat Lions vs Rising Pune Supergiants at Rajkot

The Indian Premier League (IPL) season 9 bandwagon reaches Rajkot, as the city prepares itself to host its first-ever IPL game. Home to the Gujarat Lions (GL), the first franchise from the western state of India, the city will play host to the two newest members of IPL family when GL take on Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS).

It will be an emotional moment not just for the cricket fans from the city, but also for the players as the core of both these teams comprises of players from the banned franchises Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR). While CSK skipper MS Dhoni will be leading RPS, his deputy at the erstwhile franchise Suresh Raina will be leading GL.

Apart from these two players, there are quite a few other prominent names who will be turning out in new colors. Both these teams had a winning start to their maiden IPL and it will be interesting to see which side blinks first tonight. The match will begin at 8 PM and is expected to be the top trend on social media. As always, we will bring you the best of the social feeds, including some hilarious tweets, from the match in this space. Enjoy the game with our presentation.