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Bishan Singh Bedi


Bishan Singh Bedi’s 75th birthday is gift for family, friends: ‘We got him back’

September 26, 2021 12:05 pm

Seven months after that surgery, Bedi, slightly frail, cuts a cake shaped like a cricket ball, his son Angad and daughter Neha stand on either side; Anju, behind him, leans over to plant a kiss on his cheek. Each one is aware that this picture-perfect frame is a very special gift they have got.

Bishan Singh Bedi back home after spending 24 days in hospital

March 12, 2021 4:16 pm

Bishan Singh Bedi has been discharged after spending more than three weeks at a city hospital here following a bypass surgery.

Bishan Singh Bedi shifted to private room from ICU; recovering well

March 06, 2021 8:23 am

Bishan Singh Bedi had undergone bypass surgery at the hospital last month after he complained of heart problems. He underwent the procedure to remove the blood clot just after the bypass surgery.

Explained Ideas: Should Rahane captain in Tests while Kohli and Rohit lead in limited-overs?

January 24, 2021 10:51 am

Bishan Singh Bedi, former India captain, explains why Ajinkya Rahane reminds him of Tiger Pataudi.

Bishan Singh Bedi threatens legal action, demands immediate removal of his name from Kotla stand

December 27, 2020 11:38 pm

"Not for a day or even a minute would I feel better to be part of a cricket stadium which has a statue of a person who I strongly believe brought down cricketing values in the Capital," said Bedi.

Stadiums in India named after politicians, officials, musicians ... everyone but cricketers

December 26, 2020 6:36 am

Nearly all great venues in the world honour eminent sportspersons in way one or another. In India, though, cricket stadiums are named after everyone except cricketers and a handful are named after heroes from other sports.

Bishan Singh Bedi wants his name removed from Kotla stand over plans to install Jaitley’s statue

December 25, 2020 7:52 am

Bedi and Jaitley were often at loggerheads during the latter’s lifetime with the legendary spinner alleging corruption and misappropriation of funds during his tenure at the helm of DDCA.

'I was very scared of him, he only spoke English': Kapil Dev reveals which Indian player he feared the most

July 16, 2020 3:45 pm

Kapil Dev played under several Indian captains, but he said he used to fear Srinivas Venkataraghavan the most.

Before the 1983 World Cup, India showed it could beat the world's best in 1971

June 26, 2020 1:20 pm

In 1971, India pulled off three back-to-back series wins, a mark that has been bettered in recent times, but something that was unthinkable even till the 1990s.

Kohli is GOAT, past controversies and more: Freewheeling with the legendary Sarfraz Nawaz

May 29, 2020 2:58 pm

Indian Express Interview: Sarfraz Nawaz still admires West Indies’ Gordon Greenidge for his intelligence as a player and technically sound batting. But he’s very clear that Indian captain Virat Kohli is the greatest of all time.


Yuvraj Singh, Virender Sehwag and other cricketers pay tribute to Tiger Pataudi

March 08, 2018 7:36 pm

Yuvraj Singh, Virender Sehwag and other eminent cricket personalities at an event “Tribute to Tiger” which was a tribute to Nawab Pataudi on Bishan Bedi Cricket Coaching Trust's silver jubilee.

Virat Kohli honoured for reaching 50 international hundreds at star-studded DDCA annual conclave

November 30, 2017 11:49 am

DDCA named stands after former spinner Bishan Singh Bedi and batsman Mohinder Amarnath.