Cricket is an extremely popular game in India. India is known for cricket all over the world and cricket can be played in India at all levels. This is an important aspect to Indian culture because sports bring people together and allow people to have fun.
July birth of India's most successful captain. Under Sourav Ganguly, the Indian cricket team started winning Test matches abroad consistently, something it hadn't managed to do for the first 60 odd years of its time as a Test playing nation.