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Cricket Mania

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Cricket has always been the favorite sport in India. The fan following is increasing and many are swearing allegiance to their favorite team. The IPL series is an innovation in this game and it is nice to watch the support of people who are no more biased about geography or religion. Cricket is all about performance and overall team effort to win. Schools and colleges also back students who are willing to dedicate their effort towards the game.

Selection in cricket is always about form and fitness. The practice sessions decide about the team. The order of the batsman and also the wicket keepers is decided based on various categories that is the coach’s/authorities prerogative. Fitness level in cricket has to be sustained throughout the career. It is nice to watch budding youngsters join the team and also see them attaining success despite a conventional background.

Indians are almost fanatic about the game. They schedule their working hours, modulate their sleep and also arrange for fan clubs to watch cricket. Most homes are these days viewing the IPL series which has become everyone’s favorite channel in television. The euphoria is heightened even at home when friends gather along with their families to cheer their favorite team.

Cricket is opening up new and alternative side careers for cricket persons. Advertisements are all about glamour and renowned personalities endorsing the product is a sure way to increase sales. Energy drinks, finance and also telecommunication products are sold with the backing of brand ambassadors by leading Indian cricketers. The recent inclusion of a TV show to choose cheer girls for the team itself shows the enthusiasm of the applicants and the glamour quotient that comes with the game.

The excitement is also witnessed by non coached cricket fans who play on the roads or the days when the traffic is less. This shows that the sport has the support of masses. Despite differences in profession, gender, age or religion,...