What are the great cricket holiday destinations?
As you know that cricket is a quite popular sport with quite a few countries participating in it in various world tournaments. In this regard, it is worth mentioning that cricket was not that popular in the twentieth century and at that point in time very few countries used to participate in cricket sporting events like the Cricket World Cup.
There was adequate craze for sports like Football, as by that time major international football events started taking place all across the world. Moreover, the number of participating teams in that particular sport was/is much higher as compared to any other sporting events.
Countries where Cricket is played in recent times
It is absolutely important to understand any game before it is played. And in contemporary times the popularity of the sport in countries like India, Australia, The United Kingdom, South Africa, New Zealand, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and West Indies, Zimbabwe gives the impression that people do comprehend the sport to a considerable extent. The objective of the sporting associations of the respective countries is to provide quality infrastructure in their respective countries, so that the sport can be further promoted. In this regard, it is relevant to say that apart from the Cricket World cup there emerged a number of cricketing tournaments aimed at providing sporting entertainment to people who are absolutely mad about the game.
India an ideal destination for cricketing fans
If you are crazy about cricket then there is no great place to experience the game other than India. Despite increased population, and poor standard of living, people here do find out that much of time and resources to further add to the pockets of their sporting superstars. There are numerous stadiums that are constructed across the country to host major sporting activities including cricket. And you will be intrigued to find that in olden times especially in the later part of the twentieth century there was very less amount of money associated with the different cricketing bodies of the country.
Leading cricketing bodies
But in a short span of time the leading cricketing bodies have swollen to become the richest sporting body in the world. It is a fact that players playing this game in olden days were very less compensated despite their extraordinary talents, skills as compared to the modern players in the game. In order to elaborate on this, just contemplate, that in that era when India won the prudential world cup, there were very few sponsors. People admired the sport stars of those days as they fought in the field with very limited resources at their disposal. Whereas in recent times, every Indian cricket fan expects without any kind of doubt for the Indian cricket team to win every single match.
Amenities and facilities
The reason for this is quite lucid, and is attributed to the enormous amount of compensation given to the players for their potent efforts. Apart from this there are various other amenities and resources that the players can access for free in order to stay fit and agile for every game. It can be said that the players of today have the facilities that are needed to stay healthy, fit, and agile. Using the latest gadgets they can strategies and with the active support of their coaches can expect a good guidance. In reality all the amenities, the facilities, the money associated with the game is churning the performer in modern cricket. This was not the case earlier when individual performances did matter.
Cricketing fans like to enjoy their holidays alongside watching the sport
Apart from India, other cricket associations like the Australian, Caribbean islands, Sri Lanka, New Zealand, and The United Kingdom have a charm of their own. Tourists can visit these places in times of a major cricketing tournament and simultaneously engage in sight seeing activities as these places are quite tourist friendly and many of them have exotic beaches.