IPL t20 cricket is ongoing with full flow. The cricket enthusiasts are trying to get all the updates on IPL matches. It is true that Indian Premiere League has come up with a big bang. Everyone in the cricket world has now is talking about these new t20 cricket sensation.
1. IPL Provides money: IPL is a great platform where every cricket player, domestic or international, can earn billions of dollars in a single season. There are no other cricket leagues in the world that provide so many dollars. IPL also generates money for all the people related to it. Just in terms of generating money also, IPL is in the number one position in the world of cricket.
2. A Platform for Young and Domestic Cricketers: It is providing a great platform for all the young players. The Indian young players, who are dreaming to get enlisted in the national team, can get a chance to show their skill in the IPL t20 cricket matches. Even the domestic cricketers also show their skill in IPL. These young players can get a chance to play with star icons like Sachin, Sourav, Gilchrist, Muralidharan, Brett Lee etc. There are so many Indian players who has become star just by getting exposure from IPL.
3. Glamour: Indian Premiere League is an ultimate package of entertainment. Apart from providing money to all who are connected with the tournament, it also provides the audience to enjoy glamorous appearance of all the bollywood film industry. Hot actor and actress like Shahrukh, Prity Zinta, Shilpa Shetty, etc are always present at different IPL t20 cricket matches to cheer up their teams. All these things add extra attraction of this tournament.
4. Union of Cricketing World: IPL brings the cricketing world together. This is only one tournament where players of all nations play together. This is very common here to watch Sachin playing with Lasith Malinga in a same team and Brett Lee playing under the captaincy of Goutam Gambhir. It has bought the cricketing nations and players closer.
Apart from that the critiques have also mentioned some disadvantages of Indian Premiere League:
1. Not Real Cricket: Many traditional people say that IPL is not real cricket. They term it as a ‘circus’. There are many great players who never agreed to consider t20 cricket as a real cricket form. They say that is actually a form of fun and entertainment. It is never comparable to the traditional test matches.
2. Distracting the Mind of Young Players: There are so many people who say that IPL is distracting the mind of young cricketers. As it is providing handsome amount of money, they are tending to play t20 cricket more and more instead of willing to play for test matches.
3. Destroying the International Matches: As the franchisees are hiring players from all nations with a high amount of money, players are even leaving their country matches in order to take part in international matches. The great players wish to play for Indian franchisees instead of playing for their nation. This is destructive for international matches.