Browsing All posts tagged under »Sunil Gavaskar«

When Lata Mangeshkar came to BCCI’s rescue

June 25, 2013

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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

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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 […]