INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT SUNIL GAVASKAR: THE LITTLE MASTER
Sunil Gavaskar a. k. a little master is also famous for his fearless batting. Here are the top interesting facts about the Sunil Gavaskar which will allow you to know about the personal as well as professional life of Gavaskar.
- Apart from Sunil Gavaskar, there are other family members who have contributed to cricket. Madhav Mantri, maternal uncle of Sunil have played four test for the team India. Rohan Gavaskar, his son also played the more 11 one - day for the country. Gavaskar’s sister, Nutun, also played for Albees Cricket club.
- ‘Gavaskar Calypso’ is a song dedicated to Sunil Gavaskar. It was sung by Lord realtor.
- He became the first Indian to take more than 100 catches in test match ( excluding wicker- keepers )
- He is not only played cricket but he have also tried acting and singing. He played a lead role in Savli Premachi (A Marathi movie). he also has sung a Marathi song depicting the similarities between cricket match and real life.
- Before becoming a commentator Sunil Gavaskar also did the job as the match referee in few cricket matches.
- Our Little Master holds many records but one of his interesting record is to score the double century in 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th innings of test matches.
The contribution of the Little master to Indian cricket is really appreciable and unforgettable.