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Sunday Magazine: IPL goes green, but why wooden bats?

14, Mar 2010 By  Pagal Patrakar

Cricket was always an environment unfriendly game with thousands of trees being felled to produce bats and stumps. It was a welcome change when IPL decided to go green in its third season and partnered with UNEP. Everyone expected that the new Mongoose Bat used by Matthew Hayden would be non-wooden, but it was a disappointment. This week’s Sunday Magazine urges IPL to go green in true sense.

Pagal Patrakar