Top 5 Acts Of Sacrifice And Selflessness In The Cricketing World!
They say it’s important to be a good person before anything else. Cricket is all about the entire ‘Team’ rather than individual performances and often we have seen self-less acts by cricketers where they have put their team ahead of them. Let’s have a look at 5 such instances.
- When Gautam Gambhir Gave Away His Man Of The Match To Virat Kohli
This happened in the year 2009 when India was chasing a mammoth 315 against Sri Lanka. Kohli and Gambhir then stitched an unbelievable partnership of 224 runs and while the current Indian Captain got out after scoring a century, Gambhir remained unbeaten on 150. Post the game, while the left-handed batsman was adjudged man of the match, he decided to hand- over his trophy to Kohli instead as the crowd burst into a ‘Big Round Of Applause’.