A lazy Sunday at home and a cricket match between your home team and their biggest rivals, spells out the perfect way to spend a day for any cricket fan. Watching an enticing cricket match on television and seeing the possible outcome of the game change with every ball and every strike of the bat is one of most preferred activities of any cricket enthusiast.
If you look at the history of Indian Cricket, you will know that Kapil Dev Ram Lal Nikhanj who is also known as "Kapil Dev" is on of the greatest all rounder who was born in Chandigarh on 6th January 1959.
India is known as a country that finds unity in diversity. It is an accumulation of varied beliefs and culture where people following different religions and faith come together in the spirit of unity. One such binding religion and faith in India is the game of cricket. Indian cricket has evolved far beyond the gentlemen's game to create a place for itself in the hearts of millions of fans. However, in India it is a different ball game altogether.
Cricket as a sport has always intrigued me ever since childhood and although the reasons kept changing with my growing years, but the fascination has still remained intact. The sport has only managed to grow in popularity over the years as new formats are being introduced, there are fresh faces to be seen with each passing year, more countries participating in the game and ofcourse the primary reason being that some players seem to become larger than the game itself.
Sir Donald George Bradman was born in a small town called Bowral; on 27th August 1908, near Sydney. He was often called 'The Don'. He was the youngest child of George Bradman and Emily, who had a brother and three sisters.
Cricket is the game of passion and enthusiasm; almost every country participates in cricket; be it as a team or as a viewer every country has developed taste for cricket. In fact, it the charm of cricket which made it so popular all over the world; as a result popularity of cricket is increasing by leaps and bounces and tournaments like world cup and T-20 are getting incredible response.
Cricket is one such popular game that is loved by all people across the globe. However, it is the Indian-subcontinent that witnesses the most frenzied fans. However, the game is also known for its passion that crops up during any series. It is in fact, a life line for many of the game fans. The game has come a long way and has also carved a niche for itself amongst the non-cricket playing nations, including the United States and Canada.
All cricket records will be broken by players; it is just a matter of time before a player does so. When a player equals any record or makes any new record on the field, invariably you will hear them saying that, they do not chase records. Probably they do not chase those records, but somehow, records always end up chasing the players.
Cricket 20-twenty is the hottest topic discussed all over today. All the cricket lovers are in the perimeter of 20-twenty cricket scenarios. You may name it a scenario or you might say the new evaluation of cricket has inspired every one. If we look at the future then we might see that 20-twenty cricket might be disappointing for the bowlers and would cast a deep impact on cricket and cricketer that are ready with cricket gear.
Indian cricket has evolved over time to emerge as a force to reckon with in world cricket. The disheartening exit of team India from the very first round of World Cup 2007 had been a major setback for not only the players, selectors and coach, but also for the millions of fans of Indian cricket team. The low morals were reflected in the ensuing games which the team played and it seemed especially sad to see a team perform badly in spite of boasting of world class players like Sachin Tendulkar.
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