The much awaited season of IPL kicked off in the UAE with glaring changes with emphasis on social distancing and no crowd to cheer their favourite player and team. Given that there is silence on the ground the makers have introduced fake crowd noise to ensure audience watching it virtually don't miss that cheering noise. This is the first time that fans have experienced IPL with fake crowd noise. Although some hailed fake crowd noise, the move did not go well with some viewers of the game leaving netizens divided.
People watched FRIENDS with a fake laugh and complaining about fake crowd voice in IPL— Rishabh Srivastava (@AskRishabh) September 19, 2020
Fake crowd noise in background is just like bots cheering on Social Media for Rahul Gandhi to become PM #IPL2020— desi mojito (@desimojito) September 19, 2020
Crowd atmosphere 🔥🔥🔥— ∂єєвαη VJMSD ᴹᵃˢᵗᵉʳ (@itz_deebanVJ) September 19, 2020