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Sunil Gavaskar


March 29, 1983: Why India's win against West Indies in Berbice still remains special

March 30, 2021 7:25 am

On March 29, 1983, India shocked world champions West Indies, the world, and perhaps even themselves with their first-ever win against the Caribbean side in ODIs.

Indian selection committee must consider Prasidh Krishna for Tests: Gavaskar

March 27, 2021 2:32 pm

The 25-year-old from Karnataka made a sensational debut in international career when he claimed four wickets in the first ODI against England.

'He can feel free to call me': Jonny Bairstow hits back at Sunil Gavaskar for 'uninterested' comment

March 27, 2021 1:21 pm

Jonny Bairstow hits back at Sunil Gavaskar for questioning his 'interest' in Test cricket.

Sunil Gavaskar felicitated on 50th anniversary of Test debut at Motera

March 06, 2021 4:47 pm

Sunil Gavaskar received a commemorative Test cap from BCCI Secretary Jay Shah during the lunch break on day three of the fourth Test between India and England at the Narendra Modi Stadium.

Sunil Gavaskar 'remains my hero', says Sachin Tendulkar

March 06, 2021 12:04 pm

On the 50th anniversary of Gavaskar's iconic Test debut against the West Indies, legendary Tendulkar took to Twitter paying glowing tributes to his role model.

Test batsmen should be able to handle turn or straighter ones: Sunil Gavaskar

February 28, 2021 11:03 am

A day after the Motera pink-ball Test ended in a little over five sessions, with spinners taking 28 of the 30 wickets to fall, Sunil Gavaskar tells The Indian Express that having the right technique and temperament would have helped in negotiating the challenging pitch and conditions.

Sunil Gavaskar is entitled to his opinion but it doesn't affect me one iota: Tim Paine

January 14, 2021 1:24 pm

Tim Paine wouldn't engage in a war of words with Sunil Gavaskar, saying the legendary Indian's critical assessment of his leadership doesn't bother him one bit.

James Brayshaw mistakes fellow commentator Sunil Gavaskar for Sachin Tendulkar

January 10, 2021 7:21 am

A slip of the tongue landed commentator James Brayshaw in trouble when he introduced Sunil Gavaskar as Sachin Tendulkar during a channel's commentary for the third Test between Australia and India.

Queensland is entitled to protect its people and similarly BCCI its players: Gavaskar

January 09, 2021 8:02 am

The BCCI has already written to Cricket Australia for relaxation of hard quarantine in Brisbane and the home board has given verbal assurances. However, a new three-day lockdown in Brisbane has cast a shadow over the game scheduled from January 15.

Sunil Gavaskar's pick: Pant over Saha as keeper, Gill over Shaw as opener

December 15, 2020 10:23 am

Gavaskar said that with a blistering 73-ball 103-run knock in the second warm-up game under his belt, Pant will give India more flexibility in the first Test, the only day-night game, to be played in Adelaide.


In Pics: 50 Years of Sunil Gavaskar's historic Test debut vs West Indies in 1971

March 06, 2021 1:17 pm

"I can't still believe 50 years have gone past. It almost feels like yesterday. Every school kid's dream is to play for India. That was my dream as well," Sunil Gavaskar told Star Sports.