Cricket is one of the most popular games around the world, played by two sides, having eleven players each side. One batsman stands at each end while a bowler throws the ball to hit at the sticks on stumps and the batsman stand before the stumps to hit the ball before it hits the stumps. Cricket as a sport is not as popular in other parts of the world as in India. In India, it is a national mania and it has always been so. In today’s scenario, it can be said that cricket has become the identity of being an Indian sports. This is the charm of this game in the nation. Also the people are influenced by the aura of Cricket-stars with huge fan following. No other country’s population follows this game as a prime time show on television or as a topic of discussion over the dining table. The cricketers have become superstars in country due to its popularity. Right from the day they are born, babies are taught to worship their cricketers and later when they are grown up, they are taught to vote for them. Few of the most famous Indian cricket personalities are Sachin Tendulkar, Kapil Dev, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli. Sachin Tendulkar is considered as ‘God of Cricket’ and is famous as a superstar everywhere. The second most popular cricketer is Mahender Singh Dhoni, popularly known as Mahi among the young crowd. He is the icon for youngsters. Under his leadership, the Indian Cricket team managed to win first Twenty20 Cricket World Cup Championship in 2007. The M.S. Dhoni led team has been said to be the most successful teams Indian Cricket has ever seen. If we talk about master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, his contribution to Indian cricket goes far beyond everything. He made people believe that India could take on any other side in the world. It would be difficult to think of Indian cricket without Sachin Tendulkar. He is not only admired for his amazing work on the field but also admired for his values as human being. So these cricketers have contributed a lot to the country.
Indian Cricketer’s Contribution to Cricket
Everything boils down to entertainment. While connoiseurs of cricket still find Test cricket as the ultimate test of a cricketer’s ability, newer versions continue to emerge and impress. Test cricket