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IPL 2018, Fights from Virat kohli to Kieron Pollard, memory re-visited

IPL 2018, Fights from Virat kohli to Kieron Pollard, memory re-visited
Written by Abhishek Lohia

In India, Cricket is known as a game of sentiments, a game of aggression, a game of support and a game of unity, but sometime mishappen occurs and the ground turned into a battleground. Here we are going to tell you about some quite interesting fights, which has happened in the previous editions of Indian Premier League. On Top rank, a fight between Indian Skipper Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir always has on trending, and the main reason behind this fight was the arrogant behaviour of both the players. In the second place, the fight between Harbhajan Singh and Ambati Rayadu is known as a “hot clash in IPL 2016. The last hot summer-clash between Mitchell Starc and Kieron Pollard is on the No.3 position of IPL Fights.

Virat Kohli vs Gautam Gambhir- IPL 2013

It was the six season of Indian Premier League, and the match was playing between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore. The incident happened off the 1st delivery of the 10th over bowled by L. Balaji. Indian Skipper Virat Kohli, who had hit Pradeep Sangwan for two sixes in his previous over, caught in the sweeper cover region. As Gambhir and Co. walked towards the cover region to celebrate the dismissal of Kohli, instead of walking back to the pavilion, Kohli walked towards extra short cover and apparently remarked.

Suddenly, Gambhir was seen walking angrily towards his junior India teammate. However, it was another Delhi boy Rajat Bhatia, who came in between them and tried to calm Gambhir down. Both Gambhir and Kohli sought to downplay the incident at the presentation ceremony. After ending of the match, Gambhir said, “Some things happen in the heat of the moment…its nothing”.  Kohli also shrugged off the on-field spat, saying “what’s done on the field is done“.

Harbhajan Singh vs Ambati Rayadu- IPL 2016

This heat-clash was happened in the 11th over of 29th Match of IPL 2016 edition. Mumbai Indians teammates Harbhajan Singh and Ambati rayadu were involved in an ugly spat during the game again Pune IPL Team. The incident was placed in the 11th over after a misfield from Ambati rayadu saw him a face abuse from his senior team-mate Harbhajan.

Mumbai Indian Image

    Mumbai Indian Image

But the duo soon patched up as they celebrated with each other when Harbhajan got the wicket of Peter Handscomb in his next over.

Mitchell Starc vs Kieron Pollard- IPL 2014

Australian bowler Michell Starc was bowling The Carribean Kieron Pollard. Starc had bowled a fast bouncer by which Pollard got angry, but he controlled his anger and few comments also. But in the next delivery, the West Indian could not control himself and tried to through his bat straight at the Australian Bowlers side.

Pollard Vs Starc

                Pollard Vs Starc

Soon as the players apologised for each other and stopped this topic on the ground. So, these are the top three fights in IPL History ever. If you like this article, share and comment on this and for more updates of VIVO IPL 2018 get in touch with us.

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Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia was a Sports and Political Writer working for Newsfolo and is no longer associated with the organization.

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