Pakistani cricket fan Sarim Akhtar’s iconic picture featured in Hong Kong Museum of Memes
Muhammad Sarim Akhtar, whose reaction to a dropped catch in 2019 World Cup, triggered millions of memes worldwide, has been featured in the Hong Kong Museum of Memes.
“Disappointed Fan”: This photo features a disappointed cricket fan,” read the introduction of Sarim’s iconic picture in the museum.
His reaction was captured on cameras when Pakistani fielder Asif Ali dropped Australian batsman David Warner’s catch.
Sarim picture’s was used across the social media landscapes to epitomize the sentiments of shock, disappointment and sadness.
He is a Pakistani British citizen who introduces himself on Twitter as ‘a cricket fan and The Meme Guy.’