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Chuni Goswami


'PM Modi did not even condole deaths of PK, Chuni': Subhas Bhowmick

May 10, 2020 3:43 pm

PK Banerjee had died on March 20 after a prolonged illness while Chuni Goswami succumbed to cardiac arrest on April 30.

'Chuni Goswami's sense of fitness, fighting spirit made him stand out': Dilip Doshi

May 02, 2020 9:36 pm

Apart from being the captain of Indian football team, Chuni Goswami also played 46 first-class matches for Bengal, in which he scored 1,592 runs and took 47 wickets.

'I've become Tulsidas Balaram because of Chuni Goswami'

May 01, 2020 10:39 pm

In 12 of the 16 matches, the PK Banerjee-Chuni Goswami-Tulsidas Balaram trio was part of, between 1958 and 1962, they netted 20 of India's 36 goals.

Quick feet, sharp mind: Chuni Goswami, captain of Asiad-winning team, passes away

May 01, 2020 8:13 am

Chuni Goswami was so good that even Tottenham Hotspur made an offer. But as the story goes, the sports icon had just got a job at State Bank of India and the safety net weighed heavy.

Tributes pour in for Chuni Goswami- 'India's first football superstar'

May 01, 2020 8:09 am

Chuni Goswami captained India to the Asian Games gold medal in 1962 and a silver in the 1964 Asia Cup in Israel, both of which remain the country's best performances in the continental showpieces till date.

India football legend Chuni Goswami passes away at 82

May 01, 2020 8:05 am

India football legend Chuni Goswami passed away in Kolkata on Thursday after a prolonged illness. He led the Indian football team and also led Bengal in the 1971-72 Ranji season.