Twitter saw an upsurge of strong criticism after the arrest of S Sreesanth and two of his Rajasthan Royals teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan on the charges of spot fixing in the ongoing T20 tournament.
The reaction has been one of shock with few willing to believe the headlines that the media are flashing.
A special cell of the Delhi police arrested the cricketers on Wednesday night immediately after the players returned to their team hotel, following their match against Mumbai Indians at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. The hosts won by 14 runs.
The police have also arrested seven bookies in Mumbai and three bookies in Delhi in connection with the same case. They are looking for two more bookies in Delhi.
Here is what the tweeples had to say: