These Facts About INDIAN CRICKET TEAM May Surprise You
Saif Ali Khan:
Nawab Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi (grandfather of Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan)
Is the only cricketer from India to play for both India and England.
Television Replay!!: On 14th November 1992, when Karl Liebenberg was given run out, he had just 11 runs scored.
Sachin became the first cricketer in the world to be dismissed by the 3rd Umpire using a Television replay.
Youngest Test Captain:
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi became the youngest ever test captain at a tender age.
Sachin Tendulkar played for Pakistan before India. Shocked?
It was an exhibition match between the neighbors in 1987, and he came in as a substitute fielder for Pakistan.
Rahul Dravid and Sachin Tendulkar have been stumped out only once in their Test careers,
coincidentally both on delivery from England’s spinner Ashley Giles.