The one controversy that shook all cricketing fans of the country last year was the sacking of Harsha Bhogle from the commentator panel of IPL. He was not given explanation or the authorities have failed to cite reason behind the sacking yet. The star commentator was then not seen as visibly in any of the tournament yet, but possess a great deal of influence among the fans across the country.
While speaking to Economic Times, Bhogle said that no one had given any reason about the sacking.
If someone had said ‘You’re not good enough’, that would’ve been fine. Some big players have been told that. Suppose I was told I violated a broadcasting ethic, even that would have been fine. But nobody could look me in the face and tell me, ‘This is the reason’Harsha Bhogle to Economic Times
It is presumed at the time of his sacking that some of the players from Indian side not being happy about Bhogle's remarks during the ICC World T20. He added that he did not have to worry about what he said in the commentary box when the likes Sachin Tendulkar and other cricket legends played.