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Pandurang Salgaoncar bowls

A fast bowler India might have had

Pandurang Salgaoncar silenced a Chepauk crowd by dismissing the likes of Viswanath and Pataudi cheaply in a Duleep game in 1972-73. Strangely it didn't get him an India cap

Syed Abid Ali is carried off the field by fans after securing India's series win

Those fine men of Hyderabad

Playing alongside the likes of Pataudi, Abid Ali, Jaisimha and Abbas Ali Baig was an experience to be cherished

Arthur Morris with Richie Benaud in 1953

Arthur Morris, my pen pal

How the Australian batsman touched the heart of a young fan he had never met by responding to his letters

Kumar Sangakkara speaks to the media

What Sanga means to me

Apart from his record, it is his intellect and nuanced view of the world around him that many of us geeks can relate to

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Younis Khan drills the ball through the off side

Pakistan cricket

Younis Khan's crusade against odds

Rashid Latif, writing in the Dawn, gives a detailed account of the journey of Younis Khan, who turned from a young boy to the fifth Pakistan player to feature in 100 Tests

Ken Grieves portrait

Ken Grieves, forgotten hero

Remembering an Australian cricketer and footballer who played in the Ashes - against the country of his birth