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1926-2006

Polly Umrigar dies at 80

Polly Umrigar, the former Indian captain who played 59 Tests between 1948 and 1962, has died in Mumbai. He was suffering from lymph cancer

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Former Indian cricketer seriously ill

Polly Umrigar hospitalised

Polly Umrigar, the former Indian Test batsman, is seriously ill and has been admitted to hospital in Mumbai

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Mushtaq Ali 1914-2005

'Fearless and dashing'

Syed Mushtaq Ali has died at 90. Tributes flowed in as the news of his death spread

India v Pakistan, 1st Test, Delhi, 1952-53

Vinoo's web

In the first Test match played between the two countries, Vinoo Mankad spun out Pakistan with a marathon first-innings spell of 8 for 52 in 47 overs

Polly Umrigar 1926-2006

'I was very sure of my ability'

The following is a transcript of an interview with Polly Umrigar carried on Cricinfo in 1999