A shocking news for all the cricket fans. The most awaited Cricket tournament (IPL) is set to begin from September 19, but before that Disney Plus Hotstar announcement has left the fans stressed and upset.
From now on if you want to enjoy IPL online, you have to go for Disney Plus Hotstar VIP subscription, which costs nearly Rs 399 a year. This news has certainly broke many hearts. After so many roadblocks, finally IPL is happening. During these tough times, when people are left with minimal entertainment exposure, is it a correct move by Disney Plus Hotstar ? It has become a debate across all social media platforms.
Indian off spinner Harrbhajan Singh took his Twitter to break this piece of news. He tweeted, “#CricketKaKhulasa It’s confirmed guys. Iss saal agar #Dream11IPL dekhna hai, toh @DisneyPlusHsVIP ka subscription zaroori hai. Maine toh subscribe karliya, aap bhi karlo. Aakhir Cricket ka sawaal hai! #NoSubscriptionNoIPL”
#CricketKaKhulasa It’s confirmed guys. Iss saal agar #Dream11IPL dekhna hai, toh @DisneyPlusHsVIP ka subscription zaroori hai. Maine toh subscribe karliya, aap bhi karlo. Aakhir Cricket ka sawaal hai! #NoSubscriptionNoIPL
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) September 13, 2020
Reacting to this Disney Plus Hotstar VIP tweeted, “Harbhajan dwaara fan-hit mein jaari. 😉 Sirf Rs. 399 mein 12 mahine ke cricket ke liye taiyaar ho jao.”
Harbhajan dwaara fan-hit mein jaari. 😉 Sirf Rs. 399 mein 12 mahine ke cricket ke liye taiyaar ho jao. https://t.co/yvcdWlJ0IY
— Disney+HotstarVIP (@DisneyplusHSVIP) September 13, 2020
IPL is not just an ordinary tournament but an emotion for millions of people across India and Worldwide. During these two months whole of India comes together to celebrate their biggest sporting festival. IPL binds the family together, IPL causes a sense of rivalry and competitiveness among states in good ways, so this decision of Disney Plus Hotstar came as a mere shock for every fan.
Since this news broke out, memes started surfacing across all social media platforms.
Here are some of the best memes:
DISNEY Hotstar announced : #nosubscriptionnoipl
After doing all the calculation (RS 22.42 × 2 = Rs 44.84 ) I subscribed to StarSports . pic.twitter.com/0M74EQVd3E
— Logical Army 🇮🇳 (@nitin_sta) September 13, 2020
— Deepash Shukla (@sab_mein_expert) September 13, 2020
#NoSubscriptionNoIPL ka kya scene hai…
Pehle @DisneyplusHSP ka ₹399 me VIP subscription ke sath me 1.5GB/day ka data waste kare, isse acha hai ki TV par @StarSportsIndia add karlu ₹19 ka… So I think I don't need VIP subscription… StarSports zindabad🤣
*Le Hotstar to me; pic.twitter.com/fTGAZ6aqNL
— wanderam_ (@ramgopalrgk007) September 13, 2020
— PlayMemer (@Uzumaki67980670) September 13, 2020