Virat Kohli’s 82-run (not out) performance off 53 balls in the first 2022 T20 World Cup match helped India defeat archrival Pakistan. The match will undoubtedly go down in history as one of the most iconic matches played by the two countries. Besides, the cricketing fraternity and fans are flooding the internet with love and appreciation for Virat Kohli.
Swiggy’s offer honouring Virat Kohli
While various brands commemorated Virat Kohli with social media postings. The food delivery platform Swiggy went one step ahead and honoured him with a dedicated discount coupon. The company released a discount coupon called “KINGKOHLI82” to celebrate Kohli’s knock of 82 runs.
— Sohini M. (@Mittermaniac) October 23, 2022
Sohini M, a Twitter user, went to social media to share a screenshot of the discount code. “Super marketing,” the user captioned it. The app’s quick thinking and marketing methods completely wowed the users. According to one user, “Please ask Kohli to score 100-200 runs in one innings against Pakistan. Imagine the discount.”
However, several users reported that they were unable to redeem the offer. Swiggy quickly responded to their remarks by stating, “We know how you must be feeling. The offer was only available to the first 40 thousand customers and is currently being distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. “Please don’t be disappointed; we are confident that our team will come up with more attractive offers shortly,”
Earlier, Google CEO Sundar Pichai stated he watched the final three overs of legendary India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup 2022 match to celebrate Diwali. Pichai’s response to a Pakistani fan who advised him to watch the first three overs of the match left people laughing.