It was very surprising that India was the last country to accept T20. Before T20 world cup 2007 India had only played 1 T20 against South Africa. After India won the cup there was new birth of cricket in India and that give rise to IPL Cricket all because of Lalit Modi.
Now whole world looks to IPL Cricket because it gives immense opportunity not only to Indian Players but also to other country players.The biggest advantage that IPL has with respect to other leagues is that it is more competitive with good quality Indian domestic players and the money which is involved in Ipl is huge.
It’s like a festival season in India in the month of April every year.
The Impact of IPL in world of cricket after closely observing the craziness of millions of fans and the amount of money and stardom copying that every other cricket board had started their own T20 league. It was predicted in 2007 this will be a big hit in India, but the hype we witness now is multiple times higher than the expectations. This league has given a platform to local players and opportunity to earn money and fame, ultimately passway to their respective national teams.
Positive Impact –
New young talent who performed really well in domestic region in their countries were picked up by IPL franchises. IPL Cricket give them opportunity and platform to showcase their talent in front of world. Example : Shaun Marsh, highest run scorer in IPL1 selected in australian cricket team.
Many players from small placed are making money by showing their immense talent in IPL cricket like Shakib al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Ryan ten doeschate, Mohmmad Shahzad (may be played in IPL this year)
Negative Impact –
Players get injured and they don’t play for their countries so few cricket boards like Australia oppose IPL
Many cricketers make money like anything in IPL so they avoid playing for their national team which is wrong and are much attracted towards the fame and money by IPL.
Many players from small countries make money through IPL . Shakib al Hasan , Mustafizur Rahman , Ryan ten doeschate , Mohmmad Shahzad (may be played in IPL this year)