Cricket that Multiplies Happiness – IPL 2018

Cricket that Multiplies Happiness Capitalism Aggressive product placement. Internet trolls. Objectification of cheerleaders. Match Fixing Misplaced priorities (as illustrated by the ever-cheeky and witty Amul in the picture below). The dirty side to IPL is captured by the six points above. We need to get over (pun intended) with these six drawbacks. We need to encourage sports (apart from cricket), promote the participation of women in sports and support athletes who lack attention and resources in order for them to unlock their potential. Nevertheless, I am inherently drawn to this national celebration of so-called cricket called IPL. Please don’t...

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