6 New Hipster Trends In Cricket


Cricket is a game that continuously reinvents itself. From formats to batting and bowling styles, the gentleman’s game has always been a trend setter. Even when it comes to being a hipster trends, cricket is the game to look forward to.

Here are some of the new hipster trends that have recently started in cricket.

1. Huddle by Team India

Team India is the pioneer of bringing a sense of unity and confidence among teammates by huddling together on the field right before a match, which was started by the 2003 World Cup final team.

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2. Glenn McGrath’s ball wave

Aussie fast-bowler McGrath invented this style of acknowledging a triumph while bowling, much like the lifting of bats by batsmen after scoring a good run.

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3. Kevin Pietersen’s switch hit

English cricketer Pietersen invented the switch hit, a style of batting where the batsman switches the bat from one hand to another right before taking a shot, confusing the bowler immensely.

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4. Saqlain Mushtaq’s Doosra bowling

Pakistani off-spin bowler Mushtaq brought the controversial style of bowling ‘doosra’, the ball is turned from leg-side to off-side to limelight.

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5. Dwayne Bravo’s dancing

West Indies cricketer Dwayne Bravo has invented this unique style of celebrating wins where he, along with his fellow teammates, groove to music on the field itself, delighting the audience.

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6. MS Dhoni’s helicopter shot

India’s Mahendra Singh Dhoni is known for his famous helicopter shot, a style of batting where with a tricky movement of wrist he hits the ball in a way that almost always ensures a boundary or over-boundary.

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These trends are only making cricket even more stylish than the game already is.

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Also published on Medium.

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