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Gavaskar

Sunil Manohar . born 1949, Indian cricketer. He captained India 1978--83 and 1984--85
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Former Indian players including Navjot Singh Sindhu, Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar have also been contacted.
Of the dozen to have reached the milestone, only Cook (above) and Sunil Gavaskar have been openers, and going in at one or two is a different discipline altogether than batting anywhere else in the order, even - for the most part - at three.
Cook joins Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sunil Gavaskar, Ricky Ponting, Steve Waugh, Allan Border, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Brian Lara, Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Jacques Kallis on the list.
Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Kapil Dev, Imran Khan, Waqar Younis, Wasim Akram and Intikhab Alam would be handed over mementoes prior to the start of the high-voltage game that is expected to draw huge crowds at the iconic Eden Gardens, Cricket country reported.
'Zaheer Ab-bas karo' (stop it Zaheer Abbas) was the unison shout from the Indian players in the field when the 'batting machine' starts exploding said Sunil Gavaskar, while he was commentating.
BIRTHDAYS: Gavin Strang, former MP, 72; Virginia Wade, former tennis player, 70; Sunil Gavaskar, former cricketer, 66; Neil Tennant, singer (Pet Shop Boys), 61; John Simm, actor, 45; Jason Orange, former Take That singer, 45; Jessica Simpson, singer, 35.
Melbourne: Almost three decades after the infamous walkout incident in the Melbourne Test match which generated huge controversy, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Saturday regretted his act of dissent and said that it was a big mistake on his part.
Man of the series Anderson said: "The charge only made me more determined to perform on the field." But Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar blasted his compatriots.
LEGENDARYIndian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar, who was appointed as BCCI interim president to manage the affairs of IPL- 7, was on Friday relieved from the assignment by the Supreme Court which allowed him to take up any other task.
The SC had also ordered Sunil Gavaskar to take charge of the IPL 2014 having forced N Srinivasan, the vice-chairman and managing-director of India Cements, to step down as the BCCI president in the meanwhile.
1993: Australia captain Allan Border became the most prolific scorer in Test cricket when he surpassed Sunil Gavaskar's record of 10,122 runs.
The likes of Sir Viv Richards, Brian Lara, Sunil Gavaskar, Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Ricky Pointing, Jacques Kallis, Younus Khan to name a few.