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How and Why Cricket Has Killed Other Forms of Sport in India | Original Article

Vipendra Singh Parmar*, in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


Cricket has turned into the most prevalent diversion in India. The quantity of its fans is expanding step by step. Individuals of all age bunches appreciate it. In urban areas as well as, the diversion is getting to be plainly prevalent. It's over notoriety is harming different amusements. At whatever point the cricket coordinate arrangement are sort out at national or universal level, the young men and young ladies and even elderly individuals leave their normal work and continue watching the match on the TVs. Then again, if the hockey match or badminton matches are held, no one makes a fuss over them. They are bound to few daily paper sections or radio and TV news. The precept that little plants don't become under a major tree is suitably relevant here. It implies that cricket resembles a major tree and it doesn't permit the little plants of different diversions to develop under it. It has rather finished shadowed them. A few people are exceptionally disparaging of this amusement since it is moderate and time squandering. A large portion of the general population in India are jobless. They don't have anything genuine to do. In this way, they can without much of a stretch bear to sit around idly on watching it.