In This Article, We Bring To You The Top 5 Fights of IPL
S. Sreesanth & Harbhajan Singh Fight (IPL 2008)
The first season of the Indian premier league brought with it some ugly scenes. The Slap gate incident between Sreesanth and Harbhajan Singh was one of those incidents which made a lot of headlines.
The fast bowler from Kerala made fun of Mumbai Indian’s spinner Harbhajan Singh after his team won the match. This made Harbhajan very angry and he lost his cool and slapped Sreesanth tightly.
It was so hard that Sreesanth started weeping like a kid. This incident was even shown on Tv channels. Sreesanth was left with a warning while Harbhajan got suspension from the whole tournament.
Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir Fight (IPL 2013)
In a match between RCB and KKR, Virat Kohli lost his cool after he got out. KKR celebrated aggressively when Kohli got out and this made him angry. Kohli even gave few mouthfuls while going back to the dugout. Kolkata Knight Rider’s skipper Gautam Gambhir didn’t like it and he confronted Virat Kohli which resulted in an ugly fight. The umpires had to pacify the situation.
Kieron Pollard and Mitchel Starc Fight (IPL 2014)
- The fight between Kieron Pollard and Mitchel Stark was the ugliest incident in IPL history till now. In the 17th over of Mumbai Indians innings, Kieron Pollard left Mitchel Starc’s bouncer alone followed by some harsh words from the Aussie pacer. Pollard pulled himself out of Starc’s next delivery, but the pacer didn’t stop and continued with the ball aiming towards the batsman. Eventually, Pollard lost his cool and threw his bat towards the Australian bowler which fell on the leg side. Then the umpires had to intervene.
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Munaf Patel and Amit Mishra Fight (IPL 2011)
Deccan Chargers and Mumbai Indian’s were playing when this incident happened. Amit Mishra struck two back-to-back boundaries off Munaf Patel. Munaf lost his temper and exchanged verbal anguish with Amit Mishra.
Both the players even collided with each other on the field with anger which turned the episode even messier. The umpires had to intervene in between to stop both of them. Even Sachin Tendulkar could not stop these 2 players.
Virat Kohli and Ashwin Fight (IPL 2019)
This latest fight happened in the year 2019. Ashwin gave a funny send-off when Virat Kohli got out. Virat seemed as if he was waiting for his turn. When Ashwin came to bat and was out by Umesh Yadav, Kohli started dancing in front of Ashwin as if he was making fun.
There were many small fights as well. But these were the top 5 fights of IPL .