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dna
Xi Masters of the gameand made it the country's number one sport. Ten of these are former captains —
dna / Posted yesterday
and made it the country's number one sport. Ten of these are former captains — Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, Bishan Singh Bedi, Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Mohammad Azharuddin, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sunil Gavaskar takes a jibe at these Indian cricket team stars for weak fieldingthe athletic skills of traditional fielding powerhouses like South Africa and A
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
the athletic skills of traditional fielding powerhouses like South Africa and Australia. However, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar believes that there are still some slow movers in the team and he identified two such fielders on the fifth... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India yet to learn ‘tempo’ of playing Tests in seam-friendly conditions: Kaifin every session. Bhuvneshwar, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami could do that, which
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
in every session. Bhuvneshwar, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami could do that, which should be appreciated,” Kaif said. (Read | Sunil Gavaskar takes a jibe at these Indian cricket team stars for weak fielding) In a rarity, pacers took more wickets... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sunil Gavaskar targets Team India's Cheteshwar Pujara, R Ashwin over fieldinga fine run of form across formats under Virat Kohli, two of cricketers came und
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
a fine run of form across formats under Virat Kohli, two of cricketers came under scrutiny from former India captain Sunil Gavaskar over their fielding on Day 5 of the third Test against Sri Lanka at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi... Read more
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Gulf News
Tendulkar the greatest, Gulf News readers sayof the choices: Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkara, Australia’s Ricky Ponting, South
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
of the choices: Sri Lanka’s Kumar Sangakkara, Australia’s Ricky Ponting, South Africa’s Jacques Kallis and India’s Sunil Gavaskar could poll only two per cent of the votes.Sangakkara topped in the number of votes among them with 214 votes.... Read more
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Gulf News
Kohli’s top form turns into record breaking spreeworld’s elite batsmen Dubai: Virat Kohli is on a record breaking spree and pil
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
world’s elite batsmen Dubai: Virat Kohli is on a record breaking spree and piling up runs like his illustrious countrymen Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar, who kept setting new marks through their batting prowess.It was Gavaskar and Tendulkar’s... Read more
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dna
Tons & glory continuefastest Indian to complete 20 centuries, needing 105 innings to do so. Only for
dna / Posted 8 days ago
fastest Indian to complete 20 centuries, needing 105 innings to do so. Only former India skipper and legendary opener Sunil Gavaskar has reached this milestone faster than him in 93 innings, while Sachin Tendulkar took 107 innings. Kohli... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli is the ‘greatest batsman of his generation’, says Kevin Pietersento bail India out of a precarious situation before going on to smash a double h
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
to bail India out of a precarious situation before going on to smash a double hundred at Nagpur in the second Test. While Sunil Gavaskar had taken just 95 innings to reach the 5000-run mark, Kohli has taken 105, behind Virender Sehwag’s 98 and... Read more
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The Hindu
Kohli, first captain to score hat-trick of centuriesballs were his individual fastest landmarks in this format. The 5000 runs came
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
balls were his individual fastest landmarks in this format. The 5000 runs came in 105th innings, which is the fourth fastest among the Indian batsmen after Sunil Gavaskar (95 innings), Virender Sehwag (98 innings) and Sachin Tendulkar (103 innin... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kohli crosses 5,000 runs in Test cricket; 2nd youngest to accomplish featlunch. Kohli became the 11th Indian to reach the milestone and the fourth quic
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
lunch. Kohli became the 11th Indian to reach the milestone and the fourth quickest in terms of innings. The legendary Sunil Gavaskar is the quickest among Indian batsmen, achieving the distinction in 95 innings. Former star opener Virender... Read more
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The Hindu
India will do well in South Africa, England: Vengsarkarso I am sure we will do extremely well,” the 61-year-old former batsman told re
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
so I am sure we will do extremely well,” the 61-year-old former batsman told reporters here. Vengsarkar and former captain Sunil Gavaskar inaugurated an exhibition ‘Cricket Connects — India England cricket relations — at the Nehru Science Centre... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Virat Kohli's response to Miss World Manushi Chhillar's question is winning heartsgame. The 29-year-old has shattered many records on his way to the top and has
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
game. The 29-year-old has shattered many records on his way to the top and has even drawn comparisons to legends such as Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar. Fame, success and money – Kohli has it all. But it’s no surprise that the India skipper... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Is Virat Kohli's Test squad the best India has produced? Here's Sunil Gavaskar's takein Nagpur. Many from the cricket fraternity praised Virat Kohli’s side for thei
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
in Nagpur. Many from the cricket fraternity praised Virat Kohli’s side for their performance, and former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was one of them. For the iconic India batsman, the current squad may be up among the rest that have played... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Virat Kohli breaks records, goes past Ricky Ponting, Graeme Smith, Sunil Gavaskarin a calendar year. Kohli now also has the most centuries by an Indian skipper
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
in a calendar year. Kohli now also has the most centuries by an Indian skipper (12), moving ahead of the legendary Sunil Gavaskar. Fewest inns to 19th Test 100 Fewest inns to 19th Test 100 This is India's 7th 600+ total in Test cricket... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Steve Smith carries Australia again, but this can't last foreverSri Lanka. He has left his rivals behind. Don Bradman, the outlier's outlier,
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Sri Lanka. He has left his rivals behind. Don Bradman, the outlier's outlier, clocked his 21st century after 36 Tests. Sunil Gavaskar did it in 54. Smith has got there in 57. No others in the game's history have been faster. Sunny blasted the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian e-com start-ups to hog limelight at global meetIndian participants include Essel group chairman Subhash Chandra, Delhi High Co
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Indian participants include Essel group chairman Subhash Chandra, Delhi High Court Judge Pratibha Singh, former cricketer Sunil Gavaskar, movie actresses Aditi Rao and Poonam Kapoor, tennis player Sania Mirza, and new miss world Manushi... Read more
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Business Standard India
Flipkart, Mobikwik chiefs among entrepreneurs to steer talks at GES 2017in this event include Essel Group Chairman Subhash Chandra, Delhi High Court Ju
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
in this event include Essel Group Chairman Subhash Chandra, Delhi High Court Judge Pratibha Singh, former cricketer Sunil Gavaskar, movie actresses Aditi Rao, Poonam Kapoor, tennis player Sania Mirza, new Miss World Manushi Chillar. Among... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Steve Smith slams 21st Test ton in 1st Ashes Test to break Sachin Tendulkar's recordwho achieved the same in 110 innings. Only two other cricketers---Australia's
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
who achieved the same in 110 innings. Only two other cricketers---Australia's Don Bradman (56 innings) and India's Sunil Gavaskar (98 innings)---have had reached 21 centuries. The 28-year-old, however, scored the slowest hundred for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Steve Smith breaks Sachin Tendulkar’s record, 3rd quickest to 21 tonsis Australia cricket team legend Sir Donald Bradman, who scored his 21st Test t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
is Australia cricket team legend Sir Donald Bradman, who scored his 21st Test ton after a mind-boggling 56 innings. Sunil Gavaskar is second on the list, having reached the milestone in 98 innings. Slow and steady ton Despite the century... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Smith's restraint brings special Ashes momentmore than Smith at the same stage of his career - that is, after 57 Tests. Smit
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 16 days ago
more than Smith at the same stage of his career - that is, after 57 Tests. Smith has 5511 runs; next on the list is Sunil Gavaskar with 5460. Smith's average is 61.23; next on the list is Garry Sobers, who averaged 60.14 at the same stage.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Murali Vijay scores 10th Test ton, puts India on top against Sri Lanka in Nagpurto this brilliant innings, Murali Vijay now has the third highest number of Tes
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
to this brilliant innings, Murali Vijay now has the third highest number of Test centuries for any Indian opener - after Sunil Gavaskar and Virender Sehwag. Sri Lanka had two chances against Vijay but failed to take them. First, on 19 runs,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Modern Bodyline’: Centurion Smith’s Bradman momentof any player at the 57 Test-mark, behind only Bradman (6996 at 99.94) who play
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of any player at the 57 Test-mark, behind only Bradman (6996 at 99.94) who played 52 matches. He moved past long-time No.2 Sunil Gavaskar (5460 runs at 57.47 after 57 Tests) when he scored his 91st run of the innings at the Gabba.media_cameraSteve... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Steven Smith's slow route to century No. 21century in his 105th innings - he is the third quickest to this milestone. Brad
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 16 days ago
century in his 105th innings - he is the third quickest to this milestone. Bradman scored his 21st in 56 innings, while Sunil Gavaskar got there in 98. Smith now has 11 centuries at home and 10 away. He also has more runs against England than... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Modern Bodyline’: Centurion Smith’s Bradman momentof any player at the 57 Test-mark, behind only Bradman (6996 at 99.94) who play
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of any player at the 57 Test-mark, behind only Bradman (6996 at 99.94) who played 52 matches. He moved past long-time No.2 Sunil Gavaskar (5460 runs at 57.47 after 57 Tests) when he scored his 91st run of the innings at the Gabba.media_cameraSteve... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Runs prove Virat Kohli’s ability like Sunil Gavaskar’s to switch off captaincy worriesSachin Tendulkar was seen as the heir to Sunil Gavaskar for the title of run ma
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
Sachin Tendulkar was seen as the heir to Sunil Gavaskar for the title of run machine, though Rahul Dravid too carried that legacy forward with his sheer batting consistency. Now Virat Kohli has taken over as India’s all-weather batsman. (IND vs Sri... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Live cricket score, India vs Sri Lanka, Nagpur Test, Day 1: Ashwin strikes, SL 47/2Ishant & Co.. Sri Lanka are 33/1, Karunaratne 14*, Thirimanne 4* 10:40 hrs IST
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
Ishant & Co.. Sri Lanka are 33/1, Karunaratne 14*, Thirimanne 4* 10:40 hrs IST: Virat Kohli is expected to go past this Sunil Gavaskar record in the ongoing three-Test series. The Indian captain has been the team’s driving force even before... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sanjay Manjrekar praises Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahalwickets. "As Sanjay said earlier, in India, it is the batsmen who get predomin
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
wickets. "As Sanjay said earlier, in India, it is the batsmen who get predominantly known. Like Sanjay I too looked upto Sunil Gavaskar and wanted to be like him. I always believe bowlers win you matches, you have got to take 20 wickets and that... Read more
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The Hindu
Vishwanath seeks to ‘live cricket’ againand some new friends. From the heady days of being hounded by fans, the pin-up
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
and some new friends. From the heady days of being hounded by fans, the pin-up boy of Indian cricket, described by Sunil Gavaskar as the key man behind India’s success at the 1985 World Championship of Cricket, Vishwanath faced the harsh... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar shine as Sri Lanka escape defeat in Kolkata TestSuranga Lakmal to stay unbeaten on 104 (119b, 12x4, 2x6). It was his 11th ton a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
Suranga Lakmal to stay unbeaten on 104 (119b, 12x4, 2x6). It was his 11th ton as skipper, the most by an Indian along with Sunil Gavaskar, and India declared, trying to push for a win. Brightening such hopes were Kumar and Shami getting Sadeera... Read more
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The Hindu
Pujara emulates Jaisimha and ShastriThe crowd in Kolkata was certainly not pleased with Kapil’s omission. Fingers
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
The crowd in Kolkata was certainly not pleased with Kapil’s omission. Fingers were pointed at the then Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar. However, Gavaskar, to this day, swears he had nothing to do with Kapil’s ouster. M.L. Jaisimha, the stylist... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
50 hundreds! India skipper Virat Kohli’s juggernaut continues at Eden Gardensname, Kohli has now gone ahead of Dilip Vengsarkar (17) but is still behind Moh
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
name, Kohli has now gone ahead of Dilip Vengsarkar (17) but is still behind Mohammed Azharuddin (22), Virender Sehwag (23), Sunil Gavaskar (34), Rahul Dravid (36) and Tendulkar (51). The Indian skipper also joined South African great Hashim Amla as... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Remarkable to see Virat Kohli back under-fire MS Dhoni, says Sourav Gangulyhis friendship with Dhoni has grown immensely over the years and it's a blessin
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
his friendship with Dhoni has grown immensely over the years and it's a blessing to have him in the side. Also read: After Sunil Gavaskar, Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri, Kapil Dev backs embattled MS Dhoni Ganguly said: "He's top class cricketer, one... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Is he not amenable to a Dubai gang? BJP MP Subramanian Swamy slams MS Dhoni's criticsVVS Laxman, Ajit Agarkar opposes MS Dhoni's place in Virat Kohli's T20 squad H
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
VVS Laxman, Ajit Agarkar opposes MS Dhoni's place in Virat Kohli's T20 squad However, many others like Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar and Ravi Shastri backed the former India captain. While there is an ongoing debate on the issue around the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Look at your career before commenting: Ravi Shastri hits back at MS Dhoni's criticsin the world at the moment and that's something that separates this team from I
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
in the world at the moment and that's something that separates this team from Indian teams of the past." Also read:After Sunil Gavaskar, Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri, Kapil Dev backs embattled MS Dhoni India will take on Sri Lanka in three Tests... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
1983 World Cup team vs Ranveer Singh’s team: Who’ll play whoa team in place. Here, we have tried to help Kabir Khan out by putting in our
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 29 days ago
a team in place. Here, we have tried to help Kabir Khan out by putting in our suggestions about who should play who. Sunil Gavaskar – Varun Dhawan K Srikkanth – Vijay Mohinder Amarnath – Sunil Grover Yashpal Sharma – Bobby Simha Sandeep... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Mumbai’s aura of invincibility has fadedis what players down the years — from Vijay Merchant, through Dilip Sardesai, B
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
is what players down the years — from Vijay Merchant, through Dilip Sardesai, Bapu Nadkarni, Ajit Wadekar, Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Vengsarkar, Sachin Tendulkar down to new sensation Prithvi Shaw — to name a few — exemplify. But it... Read more
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Gulf News
Watch Gavaskar to learn right batting technique: Akramat the Sharjah Book Fair, Akram revealed: “I have bowled at many a great batsme
Gulf News / Posted 29 days ago
at the Sharjah Book Fair, Akram revealed: “I have bowled at many a great batsmen but my prize wicket will remain as that of Sunil Gavaskar, one of the greatest openers. If anyone is keen to learn proper batting technique, then one should watch... Read more
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Gulf News
Akram delighted and proud to be at Sharjah book fairhe said: “It’s difficult to pick one since I have bowled to some of the greats
Gulf News / Posted a month ago
he said: “It’s difficult to pick one since I have bowled to some of the greats like Sir Viv Richards, the great Brian Lara, Sunil Gavaskar, Allan Border, Graham Gooch, Ian Botham and Alec Stewart. But my prize wicket will remain Sunil Gavaskar, one... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Wankhede’s bounce helped me thrive for Mumbai in Ranji Trophy: Nilesh Kulkarnibecause the kind of people who contributed to Mumbai cricket and at the level w
Hindustantimes.com / Posted a month ago
because the kind of people who contributed to Mumbai cricket and at the level which they contributed was phenomenal — like Sunil Gavaskar Sir, Madhav Apte Sir, Dilip Vengsarkar Sir, Sachin Tendulkar. And then to be part of that champion team is an... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sri Lanka Tests will help to prepare for South Africa series, says Cheteshwar Pujara(12) in first-class cricket surpassing the legendary late Vijay Merchant (11).
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
(12) in first-class cricket surpassing the legendary late Vijay Merchant (11). Late Vijay Hazare (11 double tons), Sunil Gavaskar and Rahul Dravid (10 each) are behind him now. "Actually, I didn't know about the record while I was batting.... Read more

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