12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

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12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

Cricket is gentleman’s game but it isn’t always played like that. Over the years, we have seen many cricketers who like having a go at opponents and giving it back strongly when someone targets them. And it isn’t just restricted to modern day cricket. Even 20 years ago, cricketers used to have verbal fights in …


Cricket is gentleman’s game but it isn’t always played like that. Over the years, we have seen many cricketers who like having a go at opponents and giving it back strongly when someone targets them. And it isn’t just restricted to modern day cricket. Even 20 years ago, cricketers used to have verbal fights in the middle. And there were times when they crossed the line, too.

In this post, The Cricket Lounge’s Divey Chawla lists 12 most brutal instances of sledging in the history of cricket. They are so nasty that you wouldn’t believe that it happened. But, we assure you that all of these sledging instances are true and there is nothing fake or untrue about them.

1) Mike Whitney vs Ravi Shastri

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

2) Merv Hughes vs Javed Miandad

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

3) Glenn McGrath vs Eddo Brandes

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

4) Ian Healy vs Mike Atherton

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

5) Glenn McGrath vs Ramnaresh Sarwan

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

6) Fred Trueman vs Rama Subba

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

7) Douglas Jardine vs Sir Don Bradman

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

8) Mark Waugh vs James Ormond

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

9) Shane Warne vs Daryll Cullinan

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

10) Jamie Siddons vs Steve Waugh

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

11) Ian Healy vs Arjuna Rantunga

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History

12) Sir Viv Richards vs Merv Hughes

12 Most Brutal Instances Of Sledging In Cricket History