Without commentary, cricket won't be half as exciting as it is.

Imagine a century without someone screaming magnificent hundred over the mic or a dismissal without someone sadly saying and he walks back to the pavilion. It won't be the same, right?

Now, even though the commentators have a natural gift of spontaneity, there are some phrases we've heard more number of times than we've seen Dhoni successfully chasing the target.

Here's a list of 20 of them.

As the players battle it out on the field, commentators decorate their actions with fitting expressions. And they do it beautifully!

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