If there is something that causes a billion Indian hearts to skip a heartbeat, it is cricket. After being estabilished in England, cricket gained popularity throughout the colonies.
The length of the game can vary from 20 overs to 5 days. What adds spice to this game is the numerous kinds of ground and pitch conditions that can be found. These in conjunction create numerous possibilities of challenging playing conditions, and to rise to the occasion each time, is a challenge all cricketers are eager to accept. The game focuses on team work, yet underlines the importance of individual effort. The game is followed with enthusiasm in IIT Delhi and matches witness high spectator turnout.