The Sheesh Mahal tournament ran for 59 years and helped in the rise of stars like MS Dhoni, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Bishan Singh Bedi.
Sharmila Tagore unveiled a plaque naming the Jamia Milia Islamia Sports Complex after her late husband, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi at a function attended by Virender Sehwag
Agarwal struck over run-a-ball and faced 312 deliveries in his unbeaten knock that was laced with forty one fours and three sixes.
MS Dhoni has already achieved what Ganguly never managed - a win in South Africa and New Zealand - but still has to prove his worth in Australia and England.
Batting great Sunil Gavaskar delivered the inaugural MAK Pataudi memorial lecture on Wednesday, instituted in the memory of the former charismatic Indian captain who passed away in 2011.
The inaugural Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Indian Test legend Sunil Gavaskar on February 20.
When asked about the future prospects, Dravid, famously known as the 'Wall' of the Indian Cricket team during his playing days, declared that there was no paucity of talent in the Indian cricket.
Dravid, the former India captain and skipper of IPL franchise, Rajasthan Royals, said, "I am very happy to see a book on legendary cricketer M.A.K. Pataudi and this book will surely encourage readers to know more about cricket and cricketers.
The Indian Cricket Board explains that it had even earlier clarified that the trophy is named after the Board's first secretary. This after requests to name it Pataudi trophy.
According to some sources, the BCCI is happy to call it The Pataudi Trophy, but it will not have his children or wife give away the Cup to the winner as the family is not supporting the series monetarily.