scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Friday, June 18, 2021

The Jumbo League: Video of elephant playing cricket goes viral

The video, reportedly from Kerala, features the elephant, accompanied by a group of men, enthusiastically playing a game of cricket.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: May 13, 2021 10:43:42 am
Elephant videos, Elephant playing cricket, viral video, Elephant playing cricket with humans, Elephant training, Trending news, Indian Express newsWhile many praised the elephant for its skills, others expressed concern for the animal, talking about the cruelty involved in training them for such stunts.

A video of an elephant skillfully playing cricket is making rounds on the internet, impressing many on social media.

The video, reportedly from Kerala, features the elephant playing cricket with a group of men. It is seen holding a stick with its trunk and precisely hitting the ball.

Take a look here:

The undated video was shared multiple times on social media, including Indian cricket veteran Virender Sehwag and Michael Vaughan, the former England cricketer.

While many praised the elephant for its skills, others expressed concern for the animal, talking about the cruelty involved in training them for such stunts.

Take a look at some of the reactions here:

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Trending News, download Indian Express App.

  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement