January 12, 2014

Indian cricket

Meet the Roys

Before the Gangulys became arguably the ruling cricketing family of Bengal, those who were of a previous generation would not be amiss to name the Roys as the correct family to the title. Starting with Pankaj, then Ambar, and finally Pranab, the Roys have produced some famous names over the years. Shamya Dasgupta of Wisden India explores the cricketing ancestry of the family, and how their exploits have come to define them.

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