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SPORTSMANSHIP- The Talismanic Spirit

The celebrated Indian batsman and former captain Gundappa Vishwanath in a solitary off-cricket test match did something quite impeccable yet deviant. Following the dismissal of England’s wicket keeper Bob Taylor, he rushed to the umpire and had Taylor call him back to the crease, as he believed he had not taken the catch neatly. Decades later the illustrious batsman said in an interview, “Do you know I am still jeered for that?” referring to that decision of recalling Taylor. read more

Originally posted 2015-04-21 05:18:04. Republished by Blog Post Promoter