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In memoriam: Remembering sports persons who passed away in 2020

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2021 06:17 PM IST
As we bid goodbye to 2020, we remember the passing of several sportspersons, national and international, whose legacies will live on long past a most tragic year.
Virat Kohli at the toss.(BCCI)
Virat Kohli at the toss.(BCCI)

India vs Australia: Why Indian team members are wearing black arm bands?

Bengaluru | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2020 01:59 PM IST
India vs Australia: The Indian team took the field for the series-deciding third ODI against Australia wearing black arm bands as a mark of respect for Bapu Nadkarni, who died earlier this week.
Bapu Nadkarni.(Twitter)
Bapu Nadkarni.(Twitter)

Former India all-rounder Bapu Nadkarni passes away

Hindustan Times | By Devarchit Varma
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2020 08:24 AM IST
In his 41 Tests, Nadkarni claimed 88 wickets with a best of six for 63 against New Zealand at Wellington in 1968. He averaged 25.70 with the bat hitting seven half-centuries and one century—122 not out against England at Kanpur in February 1964—and scored an overall 1,414 runs in 67 innings.
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