The year 2020 continues to worsen even more as amid the COVID-19 pandemic; a massive explosion was experienced in Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. The video of the gigantic blast went viral on social media and the scenes are nothing but horrifying. As per reports, the tragedy has claimed the lives of more than 100 people while over 400 people are still injured. People from all around the world were shocked and saddened by the incident and so were the members of cricket fraternity. The likes of Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and KL Rahul took to their official Twitter account and mourned the devastating incident. Lebanon Blast Caught on Camera: Terrifying Videos and Images of Explosion.

In the viral video, a giant smoke can be seen at a site which gave the rise to a massive blast and the shockwaves of the explosion impacted the nearby areas too. As per the state-run National News Agency, the explosion occurred at a fire-cracker warehouse based in the port area. Following the explosion, a red cloud was formed in the sky and waves affected many nearby buildings and sea-shore too. Meanwhile, let’s look at how Kohli and others reacted to the intimidating tragedy. Lebanon: Massive Blast in Beirut Ahead of Court Verdict.

Virat Kohli Pays Condolence!!

Yuvraj Singh Devastated!!

KL Rahul Prays!!

Dinesh Karthik Mourns!!

Manoj Tiwary's Message!!

Harsha Bhogle In Shock!!

Ravindra Jadeja's Condolences!!

Mayank Agarwal's Message!!

Mithali Raj Calls It Horrific!!

Kuldeep Yadav Saddened!!

Speaking on cricket action, many prominent players are set to take the field after the COVID-19 break as the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 is set to get underway on September 19. This time, however, the tournament will take place in UAE this time due to the coronavirus crisis in India. Hence, players of all the teams will have to tackle a different challenge.

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