Today 10 July , is Sunil Gavaskar's birthday. Sportsnasha interviewed his next door friend and former Indian cricketer Yajurvindra Singh who played with Sunny Gavaskar in Test matches and many first class matches as well. Yajurvindra shares his views and memories about great little master and first batsman to score
feature image by Prakash Parsekar Cricket with Mamu Panwala During my weekly visit to Pan shop yesterday, I had some interesting cricketing debate with Mamu Panwala. It made my tobacco less Poona Masala Pan taste like Banarasi masala . It went some what like this…. Mamu- Aju Bhai Pan Mitha ke Sadha ?
1985 Mike Gatting scored his first hundred at home. He scored 160 in his 40 th test innings. Happy birthday to Balwinder Singh Sanhu. 1998 The Oval staged the first competitive match to be played under floodlights By Suhas Bengeri
1947 Independencedayyear for India. Pakistan’s classicalstroke maker ZaheerAbbas Abbas’s Birth day In test cricket, he scored 5062 runs. He is the only batsman to have hit two separate hundreds in a first-class match eight times. He twice made Test double-hundreds in England: 274 at Edgbaston in 1971 and 240 at The Oval in 1974.AgainstIndia in 1978 in home
2013 It is test between 2 traditional rivals. Australia were 231-9 chasing 311 at Trent Bridge James Pattinson joined Brad Haddin added 65 runs for last wicket. A thin edge went To keeper & ground umpire refused the appeal. The same was referred to third Umpire. And he reversed the decision and England won
2002 India against England in the final of the NatWest Series, India did not start the match as rank outsiders, although the prospect of a tenth consecutive one-day final defeat weighed heavily on the players' minds. And at 146 for 5 chasing 326 for victory, with Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul
1975 Gooch bagged a pair on their Test debut, but only one England player achieved the feat in an Ashes Test in the 20th century. He returned after three years to restart a career that would eventually yield an England-record 8900 Test runs. 1965 Happy birthday to Sanjay Manjrekar 2014 The highest tenth-wicket stand in Test history.