Mohammed Azharuddin
Sports  /  Published 17.05.20

Jury out on LBW tweak call

A forgotten perception of Don Bradman is that he was not always the universally praised hero. Despite being labelled in certain quarters as someone who never recognised spinners’ efforts, he often a...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 21.04.20

Lone ranger who braved desert storm

With a sand storm brewing on April 22, 1998, Sachin Tendulkar played an innings that still evokes awe. Indranil Majumdar relives the magical momentsIn April 1998, Virat Kohli, then a few months shy of...
By Indranil Majumdar in

Culture  /  Published 10.03.20

Just another normal human being: Azharuddin

The buzz hanging over The Oberoi Grand’s Gharana on the evening of March 2 turned into a happy chatter the moment he walked in. Mohammed Azharuddin. In town for the Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture ...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Azhar speaks from heart and memories

By Sankarshan Thakur in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 02.03.20

Advice for colts: Enjoy success

Mohammed Azharuddin severely criticised the behaviour of the India and Bangladesh cricketers who were involved in an ugly spat almost immediately after the final of the U-19 World Cup in Potchefstroom...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 02.03.20

Action replay: Sharmila looks back in wonder

Team India cricketers nowadays mostly lead glamourous, comfortable lives. But how was it decades back, when Indian cricket was still struggling to find its feet on the world stage? Sharmila Tagore, wi...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 02.03.20

Azharuddin wows the audience

Mohammed Azharuddin’s speech at the Air India presents Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture, a joint initiative by The Bengal Club and The Telegraph in association with The Oberoi Grand Kolkata, could eas...
By Sudipto Gupta in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.03.20

Mohammed Azharuddin: An enigmatic presence

Mohammed Azharuddin is no stranger to tackling swing and seam in overseas conditions. While the Indian batting continues to struggle in New Zealand, the former India captain, who led in 47 Tests, winn...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.12.19

Talk on coaches during auction

Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin, who now heads the Hyderabad Cricket Association, brought up the issue of having Indian coaches for IPL franchises during the annual general meeting of the BCC...
By Our Correspondent in Mumbai

Sports  /  Published 23.11.19

‘This gap in quality isn’t a good feeling’

There is something about Eden Gardens that still mesmerises Mohammed Azharuddin. An electric atmosphere, an appreciative crowd and a sense of belonging that makes his eyes sparkle every time he enters...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta


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