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Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar

Born
10/07/1949
71 years
Batting Style
Right Handed
Bowling Style
Right-arm medium
INTERNATIONALIPL
TestOdiT20

Debut

West Indies

06/03/1971

Recent Match

Pakistan

13/03/1987

Matches

125

Runs

10122

214

Innings

10122

Runs

34/45

100s / 50s

1016/26

4s / 6s

51.12

Average

-

SR

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Sunil Gavaskar is one of the biggest names in Indian cricket, arguably the greatest Indian batsman ever. What probably tilts the debate in his favo

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Shastri's ability to give so much confidence to youngsters is unbelievable: Gavaskar

The batting icon was also all praise for Bharat Arun, who has groomed a world-class crop of fast bowlers playing in the same era
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PTI
24 Apr 2021
NEWS
Shastri's ability to give so much confidence to youngsters is unbelievable: Gavaskar
The batting icon was also all praise for Bharat Arun, who has groomed a world-class crop of fast bowlers playing in the same era
userPTI
24 Apr 2021
INTERVIEW

Remembering the Night: Memories of Being at the Wankhede

People who worked behind the scene and were present at the Wankhede stadium on 2nd April 2011 for the 2001 World Cup final relive their once-in-a-lifetime experience.
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Dillip Mohanty
02 Apr 2021
INTERVIEW
Remembering the Night: Memories of Being at the Wankhede
People who worked behind the scene and were present at the Wankhede stadium on 2nd April 2011 for the 2001 World Cup final relive their once-in-a-lifetime experience.
userDillip Mohanty
02 Apr 2021
NEWS

India should consider Prasidh for Tests, feels Gavaskar

The 25-year-old from Karnataka made a sensational start to his international career when he claimed four wickets on ODI debut
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PTI
27 Mar 2021
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India should consider Prasidh for Tests, feels Gavaskar
The 25-year-old from Karnataka made a sensational start to his international career when he claimed four wickets on ODI debut
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27 Mar 2021
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Gavaskar is welcome to give me a ring, ask me about my will to do well in Tests: Bairstow

Following Bairstow's dismissal off Ravichandran Ashwin in the second innings of the final Test in Ahmedabad, Gavaskar had commentated that the batsman looked "uninterested"
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PTI
27 Mar 2021
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Gavaskar is welcome to give me a ring, ask me about my will to do well in Tests: Bairstow
Following Bairstow's dismissal off Ravichandran Ashwin in the second innings of the final Test in Ahmedabad, Gavaskar had commentated that the batsman looked "uninterested"
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27 Mar 2021
ON THIS DAY

When a dominant India won the World Championship of Cricket

On this day (March 10) in 1985, India defeated Pakistan by eight wickets to win the final of an event that had all the top teams in the world taking part
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Cricket.Com Staff
10 Mar 2021
ON THIS DAY
When a dominant India won the World Championship of Cricket
On this day (March 10) in 1985, India defeated Pakistan by eight wickets to win the final of an event that had all the top teams in the world taking part
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10 Mar 2021
NEWS

Gavaskar "remains my hero", says Tendulkar

On the 50th anniversary of Gavaskar's iconic Test debut against the West Indies, legendary Tendulkar took to twitter paying glowing tributes to his role model
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PTI
06 Mar 2021
NEWS
Gavaskar "remains my hero", says Tendulkar
On the 50th anniversary of Gavaskar's iconic Test debut against the West Indies, legendary Tendulkar took to twitter paying glowing tributes to his role model
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06 Mar 2021
NEWS

Young India has done it, says Gavaskar; terms series win as magical moment

The batting legend opined that the performances of youngsters in the fourth Test proves that Indian cricket is in safe hands
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PTI
19 Jan 2021
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Young India has done it, says Gavaskar; terms series win as magical moment
The batting legend opined that the performances of youngsters in the fourth Test proves that Indian cricket is in safe hands
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19 Jan 2021
NEWS

Paine's days as captain are numbered, won't be surprised if he is sacked: Gavaskar

"Tim Paine was more interested in talking to the batsman rather than his field placing and bowling changes. So I won't be surprised if there is a change in the Australian captaincy after the series is over," Gavaskar said
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PTI
11 Jan 2021
NEWS
Paine's days as captain are numbered, won't be surprised if he is sacked: Gavaskar
"Tim Paine was more interested in talking to the batsman rather than his field placing and bowling changes. So I won't be surprised if there is a change in the Australian captaincy after the series is over," Gavaskar said
userPTI
11 Jan 2021
NEWS

It wasn't LBW call but 'get lost' comment from Aussies that made me walk out in 1981: Gavaskar

"The misconception is that I was upset at the lbw decision," Gavaskar told 7Cricket, offering fresh perspective to the incident
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PTI
01 Jan 2021
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It wasn't LBW call but 'get lost' comment from Aussies that made me walk out in 1981: Gavaskar
"The misconception is that I was upset at the lbw decision," Gavaskar told 7Cricket, offering fresh perspective to the incident
userPTI
01 Jan 2021
NEWS

It was heartening to see Australian legends praising Rahane's leadership: Gavaskar

However, Gavaskar made it clear that Virat Kohli is the Test captain and Rahane should make way for him once he returns from his paternity leave
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PTI
30 Dec 2020
NEWS
It was heartening to see Australian legends praising Rahane's leadership: Gavaskar
However, Gavaskar made it clear that Virat Kohli is the Test captain and Rahane should make way for him once he returns from his paternity leave
userPTI
30 Dec 2020
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