October 12, 2006

Indian cricket

He drove 250 km for international moment

Sriram Veera

Indian Express tracks the story of Sitanshu Kotak’s 12-year-old domestic battle.

“I was playing for BPCL in Udaipur on Monday. I finished that game, drove 250 kms myself to reach Ahmedabad and from there took a train here [Mumbai, to play the practice game against South Africa]. Tonight, I take the train back to Ahmedabad and drive to Udaipur to join my BPCL teammates again.’’

Was this the most satisfying day of his cricketing career? “Could be. But I didn’t remember to collect a stump as a souvenir

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