It all started when a commentator of IPL3 called a eunuch (hijra) DLF Maximum, triggering protests from the hijra community. Thankfully that was fake news, but we all shuddered at the thought of a father terming his son cracking IIT-JEE as his Citi Moment of Success, or DPS terming its lunch recess as MaxMobile Strategic Time-out. And for all that we know these are real threats facing our society, thanks to IPL. This week’s Sunday Magazine analyzes the causes and effects of these threats:
Kohli snaps back at critics who say players perform in IPL for money, says 'Look at RCB, we are performing poorly even in IPL'
Ashwin promises to henceforth write an email as a warning to the non-striker before removing the bails