In the World Cup Victory, he became the highest run scorer with runs at an average of Do you know that the Dronacharya award winning Guru was passed away on 2 January,in Mumbai.
He had made his position in almost all the hearts of person in the world. His career was shaped by the efforts and guidance of his coach Ramakant Achrekar.
Let us cherish his past life, childhood days, cricket journey, awards and recognition etc. One national newsweekly went so far as to devote an entire issue to the young cricketer, dubbing him "The Last Hero" for his home country.
The match was held in in Pune and 22 January marks the date of his first match.
For more than two decades, his talents and achievements were consistent that made him a giant player and also after taking the retirement he remains India's favourite son.