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Why people give more importance to cricket than other sports in india? Is it really that way or media is creating a hype to backfeed people that they like cricket.

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Asked by LAXMAN c, 07 May '08 10:17 am
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Media has the tendency to blow things out of proportion and make a mountain of a mole hill. Sad but true, cricket has become more of a religion for Indians. India is a cricket crazy nation. Fanatics eulogize their favourite players to the pedestal akin to God. As a result, other sports like hockey, football, rugby are not given the necessary platform to develop a better sports culture. It is a high time that we give the due credit to other sports and a chance for unsung talented heroes to showcase their abilities.
Answered by Doctor Know, 07 May '08 10:20 am

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