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Sarwate and Banerjee – hardly your typical tail enders!

249 runs scored by a couple of Indian tail end batsmen against a team abroad – something unusual even by today’s standards. And yet two Indian batsmen did just that on this day way back in 1946. Wisden said about … Continue reading

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India vs Australia in the cricket, a very long time ago

Picture this: 1947 – December, a few months after India attains independence and Lala Amarnath leads India to face Don Bradman’s Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground. On their first ever trip to Australia, the test match in Sydney was … Continue reading

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