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Former Test cricketer Solkar dies

Former Test cricketer Eknath Solkar died in Mumbai on Sunday of cardiac failure. He was 58.Solkar, who was ill for the last four to five days, died at his residence, according to former team-mate......

Solkar: Original utility man

Eknath Solkar played a very important role in the success of the famed Indian spin quartet of the 1970s because of his extraordinary reflexes and bravery while fielding close to the bat at forward......

'Indian cricket's colourful story is still being written'

'What is true khadoos? Stubborn? Dogged? Unyielding? Relentless? Or something in between that? Or all of it together?' 'Just like you can't translate it, you can't teach a kid to be khadoos either.......

Never dreamt I would be honoured by BCCI: Nadkarni

Former Test all-rounder R G (Bapu) Nadkarni is pleasantly surprised by the Cricket Board's decision to honour him with two other former India stalwarts at its 7th annual awards function in Mumbai......

Former Test cricketer Rusi Surti dead

Former India Test cricketer Rusi Framroze Surti died in Mumbai on Sunday following a brief illness. The Australia-based cricketer, who was on a holiday in Mumbai, died at the Jaslok hospital where......
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BENGALURU: India's summer tour of England in 1971 will be remembered for the historic maiden Test win on English soil, with the spin trio of S... ...
BCCI shells out Rs 109 crore to former Test and first class cricketers

The BCCI today announced a one-time payment (OTP) to retired Test cricketers and a select group of first-class cricketers. The total compensation... ...
Time to sort out the Rahane conundrum

A decade ago, Ajinkya Rahane was part of the under-15 National Cricket Academy camp at Bangalore. His approach to batting, and the way he carried... ...
How Vijay Merchant helped Sachin Tendulkar's u-19 inclusion

Prev By Nishad Pai Vaidya | Posted 3 hours "It is under-19, so if a 10-year-old wants to play, let him," said Vijay Merchant in the 1980s... ...
Ajit Wadekar's 1971 team felicitated in USA

Mumbai: Ajit Wadekar's 1971 victorious Indian team was felicitated in USA last week. This was revealed byAnjan Mitra, the President and P.K.Guha,... ...

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