Top 10 Biggest Fights in Cricket History Ever :
1. Kapil Dev vs Majid Khan
In the top 10 biggest fight series lets start with the incident happened between the Kapil Dev and Majid Khan, This case is occurred when Kapil Dev playing his 2nd odi match, he was bowling wides or may be he was just too nervous that time against the captain of Pakistan Majid Khan, when Kapil Dev kept his line away from Khan he got angry and took one of the stump and showed Kapil where he should be bowling. India needed to defend 125 runs in about 25 overs to draw the second Test in 1978 and skipper Bishan Singh Bedi asked his bowlers to bowl a defensive line.
This is what actually happened. Lets move on the next fight.
2. Kieron Pollard vs Mitchell Starc – 2014
The incident happened in the Indian premier league (IPL) on May 6, 2014, when the match is going between Mumbai Indians and Royale challengers Bangalore. The incident was occurred in 17th over of Mumbai’s innings, Starc bowled a bouncer to Pollard which bits pollard.
Starc came to Pollard to spoke some words and Pollard’s reaction was to send him back. When Starc bowled out the next delivery, Pollard backed away his body from the crease, but Starc didn’t abort the delivery instead he followed the batsman. Pollard got angry and responded to it by throwing the bat to Starc.
3. Kiran More vs Javed Miandad- World Cup 1992 Match
This is one of the most famous incident when Miandad was batting for Pakistan against India in World Cup game, and Kiran More the Indian Keeper kept saying stuff behind the wicket like 2 feet away from Javed. That got Miandad angry and he stopped the bowler and went up to More to ask what really he want to say, later came the almighty leaps of Miandad.
4. Amir Sohail vs Venkatesh Prasad -World Cup 1996 Match
Everyone well aware about the fight on cricket , those are most happened on Pakistan vs India Matches, Quarter final game of World Cup 1996, Pakistan was chasing a big total and Sohail and Anwar were in cruise control but than Sohail lost his concentration and hit Prasad for couple of boundries and showed him that he will be hitting him again only to get his middle stump up rooted the very next ball.
5. Shahid Afridi vs Gautam Gambhir –Ind vs Pak 2006 ODI Series
Gautam Gambhir is among one of the most fiery characters in Team India. Afridi was bowling against Gautam Gambhir in 2006 series and things were going really tight, Gambhir ran into Afridi when he was running between wickets and things got heated and a few words were exchanged but thankfully umpires and captain intervene and kept Ghambir safe from a very angry Khan.
6. Kamran Akmal vs Gautam Gambhir –Asia Cup 2010
The tempestuous Gautam Gambhir who had been involved in many such on-field feuds. When Pakistan keeper Akmal claimed a caught behind of Gambhir only for the umpire to turn it down. Bemused by the appeal, an angry Gambhir walked straight up to Akmal during the drinks break and the two had an ugly confrontation.
7. Virat Kohli vs Gautam Gambhir – 2013
Rival captains Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir were involved in an ugly on-field spat when Royal Challengers Bangalore hosted Kolkata Knight Riders in the 12th match of the Indian Premier League. Chasing 154, Kohli looked in fine touch and scored 35 off 27. The Bangalore skipper was eventually removed by L. Balaji in the 10th over. Moments after his dismissal though, he got involved in a heated argument with Gambhir.
Both ( Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir ) are the most aggressive cricketers we have seen till now. When KKR team celebrate of getting his wicket, Kohli with anger had some mouthful interaction with Gambhir. Not getting back Gambhir also replied with some expletive words to Kohli.
8. Shoaib Akhtar vs Harbhajan Singh –Asia Cup 2010
This 8th number incident happened when Harbajhan won India the Asia Cup game againt Pakistan and Shoaib Akhtar cane be seen and heard on live tv giving Harbajhan abuse and many things and vice verse. After the match reportedly things got normal between the two.
“Shoaib abused me a lot. He used to sit with us, ate with us. Since he was too close to us, maybe he used to take us for granted. He challenged me once to hit a six and when I hit a six, he was shocked. He then bowled two consecutive bouncers which I evaded. He then abused me and I replied back. But after the game, we sat together as if nothing happened.
“Shoaib once threatened me he would come to my room and beat me. I told him come, let’s see who beats whom. I was really scared. He is a great hulk. He once bashed me and Yuvi (Yuvraj Singh) inside a room. Since he was heavy, it was difficult to catch him,” Harbhajan said.
9. Harbhajan Singh vs Ambati Rayudu – 2016
This incident happened in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016, Two guys with the same team had a word exchange on match that is played between Mumbai Indians and Rising Pune Super Giants. In the 11th over of Pune’s innings, Ambati Rayudu misfields a ball of Harbhajan’s bowling which goes for a four. With frustration, Harbhajan shouted to his fellow teammate Rayudu for his misfielding. Both the players rushed to each other and had some words between them and later this matter was solved as both players seen celebrating a wicket.
Bhajji: I have fought with many people. And there’s only one man who has fought with me – Rayudu
Bhajji: On the ground, it happens. It’s ok. If it does not happen on the ground, then where else will it happen? That happens because we all want one result. We want the best results for the team we are playing for.
Rayudu: I am still sorry for that day. I have said sorry so many times.
Bhajji: No. no.. no.. No apologies.. You were not alone.. I have also done the same with my seniors. It happens But there are no grudges. I also went and said sorry ho gaya
Rayudu: I don’t know why that happened.
10. Ishant Sharma vs Kamran Akmal – 2012
Lastly , Again the two India vs Pakistan match. This incident happened in India vs Pakistan T20 match in 2012 when Kamran Akmal declared not out after he was caught on a no ball by Ishant Sharma. Both the players are headed to each other and exchange some words.Ishant Sharma and Kamran Akmal were fined after being found guilty of Level 1 breaches of the ICC Code of Code following an altercation between the two players. After reviewing the evidence and the video footage, Mahamana re-confirmed his view that Sharma initiated this incident which was reported by all four umpires – on-field S Ravi and C Shamsuddin, TV umpire VA Kulkarni and fourth official K Srinath.
There are more fights also in our list , will get back soon. Till then continue reading with these Top 10 lists.
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