Cricket is one of the sports which unites two nations together and known as gentlemens game but there are some ugly moments also happened in cricket which we don’t want to remember. These players broke the spirit of cricket on the field and become the part of our list of the top 10 cricket fights in the cricket history.
10. Javed Miandad vs Kiran More
During Benson and Hedges world cup 4th march 1992 Kiran More Former Indian Wicketkeeper batsman was appealing for numerous time so Javed asked him why he is doing at one point he stopped the bowler and start staring Kiran More and after that, they exchange some words with each other and Miandad started jumping on the crease and he also started shouting “Well Bowled”.
9. Dennis Lillee vs Javed Miandad
On February 1981 this incident was happened when Miandad played Lillee’s in-swinger ball he was completing his run Lillee by mistakenly comes between Miandad. So that time Miandad pushed him complete his run and start abusing him they both exchange words so while in that time umpires were trying to separate them and when Miandad was backing out at that time Dennis Lillee kicked him after that Miandad charges him with a bat but umpires blocked him by doing that.
8. Scott Styris vs Mitchell Johnson
This Australian fast was famous for his sledging players also he was one of the top Sledgers from the Australian team. It was a match against New Zealand during the death overs Scott Styris who struck consecutive boundaries to Johnson and then this paceman got annoyed by that and start provoking him and they come face to face with each other banged their head with each other.
7. Brad Haddin vs Umar Akmal
During 2011 world cup After getting Ponting’s wicket Pakistan was celebrating but umpire call was not out but it was clearly everyone saw that Ponting’s bat touched the ball and meanwhile in that time Umar Akmal exchanged some words with Haddin and yonis khan pushed out Haddin and interrupted verbal alteration between these both
6. Gautam Gambhir vs Shane Watson
This was the second time when this Indian left hander batsman got involved in this kind of situation. On 31st Oct 2008 during the test between Australia and India. Gambhir was in the top form he was hitting consecutive centuries against Australia.
So for getting his wicket Aussies started sledging and it was Shane Watson who was troubling Gambhir with ball and Gambhir lost his temper and while completing the second run he hit his shoulder on the stomach of Watson after that Gambhir was banned for one test match.
5. Shahid Afridi vs Gautam Gambhir
India and Pakistan are big time rivals they are so many fights happened between these two teams but this one of the best fights happened. Both of these players are star player during this match both were at their best. Both started provoking each other that turn ugly when Gambhir pushed Afridi while completing his run and they started abusing each other in Hindi and Urdu Curse words.
4. Shoaib Akhtar vs Harbhajan Singh
The RawalPindi Express Shoaib Akhtar had so much controversial career. He had fights with the player like Matthew Hayden, Andrew Symonds, Virendra Sehwag but the famous fight he had against Indian Turbanator Harbhajan Singh. When India and Pakistan were taking on each other in 2010 Asia cup. I
ndia was in the tough condition Suresh Raina and Harbhajan was on the crease and they were looking snatch the match from the Pakistan. And when Akhtar was bowling to Bhajji he bowled some bouncers to him and start provoking him and after the over they abusing each other Punjabi slang language. And India was victorious at that night.
3. Andrew Symonds vs Harbhajan Singh
This is one of the ugliest moment happened ever in the cricket. It was 2008 Border-Gavaskar Test match and this series was also famous for umpire’s wrong decisions. and the statement on the racism by Harbhajan Singh banned for the three test matches.
2. Kieron Pollard vs Mitchell Starc
During the match between two IPL teams Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challenger Banglore this sad incident happened. As we know how much Australian and West Indies players hate each other. So When Starc was bowling to Pollard missed the bowl and then he also bowled one bouncerto Pollard and they share some verbal spat and on the next ball only Pollard suddenly moves out from the crease and annoyed Starc throws the in the direction of the Pollard and then angry Pollard also swings his bat in the direction of the Mitchell Starc.
1. Marlon Samuels vs Shane Warne
This is worst fight happened ever in the cricket history. It was match between Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars it started when Samuels pushed David Hussey while he was running for the second run and later in the second inning Warne started provoking him also grabs his jersey also and at one point when Clint MacCay bowled one bouncer Samuels Defended that ball and Warne throw that ball on the face of Samuel and on counter reaction Samuel throws his bat.