Cricket a Threat to Other Games
Is Cricket's massive charm in India at the expense of other athletics?
‘Cricket is known as a religion in India'- a powerful assertion that would bring a smile on all crickinfo lovers in India.
However , rarely indicated is the various other side in the coin – an issue of one man's severe popularity getting rid of the very identity and existence of all different players inside the mix.
No Doubt that the game's popularity has taken glory to millions of followers residing in India and globally, has instilled a sense of pride even in non-cricket-following Indian audiences…whenever the nation has received, it has brought laurels to the nation, enjoyment to Of india people from all age group groups- be it a tiny child who desires for sixes from Sachin and Sehwag's bat as well as the willing cricket fans who deeply understands the nuisances of the game and gets excited whenever the tiny master, � Sachin crosses yet another landmark.
But these cricket-savvy arguments seldom bring to mild the different dark picture…
While cricket's popularity has grown in India at a exponential rate, the prospects of the other games has gone down to new lows.
Hockey –our nationwide game, through which India was considered a super-power offers degraded thus quickly that team India had failed� to actually qualify for the Olympics-the international wearing event through which India gained medals in its golden period of handbags.
It's a shame that many worldwide games just like Motor-racing, F1 races, golf, tennis, Athletics, gymnastics, swimming etc . avoid even you should find an Indian representation….
But the essential question can be? Is cricket responsible for this…The arguments will be endless both in favor and against this disagreement.
The supporters will say that all games have their separate, non-intersection identities, hobbies, fan-following and recognition scales…how arrive we credit other sport's losses about cricket's gains…
The authorities will respond by evenly strong arguments-if all the economic aids, funds, sponsors will be consumed by the ‘cricket'...