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Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture
Sports  /  Published 21.03.20

Straight from the bat

My love affair with the impossible beauty and bravado of the batting of Mohammad Azharuddin — Azhar — started with an unlikely slogan, “No Kapil No Test” in the winter of 1984. But I shall ret...
By Debanjan Chakrabarti 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

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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 29.02.20

Play it again

Air India presents Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture, a joint initiative by The Bengal Club & The Telegraph in association with The Oberoi Grand Kolkata, will be held on the evening of Monday, March ...
By The Telegraph in Kolkata

India  /  Published 27.03.19

Wooden sabre and garden axe

Someone did say famously, and ringingly, that you’d pay just to watch David Gower stroll to the crease and take guard. It’s a description that has aged well; on the evidence of this evening, you...
By Sankarshan Thakur in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.03.19

Gower for ‘fun element’ in cricket

As a cricketer, David Gower’s batting evoked phrases that reflected on his style — languid brilliance, casual panache and lazy elegance.On Wednesday, at the Air India presents Tiger Pataudi Memori...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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