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.
Former Test cricketers Chandu Borde and Bapu Nadkarni on Saturday, welcomed the Cricket Board's decision to make a one-time payment from the proceeds of the cash-rich Indian Premier League to the players who had retired prior to 2003-04.
If Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men continue their losing streak in the fourth Test against Australia at Adelaide, it could prove to be the worst phase in the annals of Indian cricket.
Sharmila Tagore, the wife of former Indian Cricket captain late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, is excited about the plan of the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) to hold a Pataudi Memorial Lecture and has a few names in her mind from the cricket fraternity.
Sharmila Tagore has chosen former Australia captain Ian Chappell to deliver the welcome address, which her late husband Tiger Pataudi would have delivered, in this year's edition of the Raj Singh Dungarpur World Cricket Summit.
Former India captain Ajit Wadekar will be honoured with the Col CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement trophy at the annual Indian Cricket Board awards ceremony to be held in Chennai on December 10.
Pakistanis on Friday, paid tribute to former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in New Delhi aged 70.
ICC President Sharad Pawar on Friday paid tribute to former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi who passed away aged 70 on Thursday in New Delhi.
Former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died of a lung ailment in Delhi on Thursday, was laid to rest at his ancestral palace on Friday with thousands thronging the burial site to pay their last respects leading to chaotic scenes.