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Sania Mirza gets trolled for promoting One Plus 3T from, well, an iPhone!

Sania Mirza, India’s tennis queen, was the centre of jokes on Twitter on Friday, after a promotional tweet by her generated buzz, but for all the wrong reasons.

tennis Updated: May 19, 2017 15:36 IST
Yashika Mathur
Tennis player Sania Mirza had to take down a tweet after users mocked her.
Tennis player Sania Mirza had to take down a tweet after users mocked her.

When Indian tennis player Sania Mirza posted a promotional tweet on Friday, she wanted to generate buzz about the product she was endorsing, in this case, the smartphone One Plus 3T. But something else happened! Twitter did erupt in reactions, but about how Sania used the microblogging site app on her iPhone while promoting the other phone brand instead.

After Sania Mirza, in her tweet, claimed to have been using One Plus 3T for a month, a social media user pointed out that the tweet was posted from an iPhone. And we all know that no one can escape Twitterati’s wrath. The tennis player later took the tweet down.

Some users had already taken screenshots, and reactions kept pouring in.

Sania Mirza, however, found a supporter in TV presenter Mayanti Langer, who tweeted: