Hadlee will be remembered so long as cricket is played as one of the best exponents of seam bowling.
The promptness with which Gavaskar reacted to the article by Menon and the strong words used in his letter show that this incident continues to rankle the great batsman even though more than 40 years have passed since.
Removing a player from a championship for expressing difficulty to meet the media is a crude and callous response.
Ghavri chipped in with both the ball and bat at critical moments, besides playing second fiddle to Kapil during the final phase of his career.
Kirmani will always remain at the top of the list of stumpers who played for India.
Srikkanth’s game was founded on excellent hand-eye coordination, complete lack of fear, unbridled aggression, along with strokes round the wicket.
There are many instances of intuitive moves by captains, which changed the course of a match at short notice.
Suspending the tournament midstream when it is running well will only help to inflict huge financial losses on the BCCI and earn that body and its flagship event a bad name and serve no gainful purpose.
It is only those extraordinarily gifted human beings, like Dhoni, who can successfully take on the burdens and stress that come with captaincy besides being a wicketkeeper.
The Rajasthan Royals skipper chose to forgo the easier and relatively safer option of taking a single and leaving it to Morris to try his luck with the last ball.