Browsing All posts tagged under »Sunil Gavaskar«

When Lata Mangeshkar came to BCCI’s rescue

June 25, 2013


Just as MS Dhoni laid his hands on the gleaming World Cup and confetti filled the air at the Wankhede Stadium in 2011, the BCCI was quick to announce a handsome reward of Rs.1 crore each to the 15 players in the team. The reward was later doubled to Rs.2 crore per player amidst speculations […]

The tiger who never crouched

September 23, 2011


I have not seen the man wield the willow, but have grown up hearing tales about him. As a kid, reading on Indian cricket occupied a good amount of my time. Honestly, less reading and more pictures gazing. The frozen frames giving work to my imagination, wondering about the build-up to the strokes. ¬†Mansoor Ali […]