5. On-field fight between Jadeja and Raina
This happened during India’s tour to the West Indies in 2013. In a game, Suresh Raina dropped a couple of catches off Ravindra Jadeja’s bowling. Jaddu immediately showed his displeasure and muttered some words to Raina. This enraged the latter and a verbal spat began.
The other members of the team had to separate the two. Even the verbal dual continued in the dressing room. Reports claimed that Jaddu questioned Raina’s intensity on the field. He even said that Raina’s demotion from captaincy was mainly because of his poor fielding. It wasn’t acceptable for Jadeja to cuss a senior member despite playing together for a long time.
6. Azharuddin’s connection to the underworld
The Indian cricket was totally marred with spot-fixing allegations during the 90s. Due to this, Mohammad Azharuddin got his career destroyed. BCCI imposed a life ban on him for his suspicious activities. At first South African player Hansie Cronje accused Azhar of introducing him to spot-fixing.
After that Azharuddin was regularly questioned by CBI. He was later pinned down due to his connections with various bookies. Many private photos of him underworld kingpins were also revealed. Even it was thought that Azhar had connections with the 1993 Mumbai bomb blast. But due to lack of evidences, the case didn’t get solved and all the charges were dropped in 2012.