Bapu Nadkarni

  • IPL should be stopped for a while: Nadkarni March 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Clearly disgusted about current happenings off the cricket field, former Test all rounder Bapu Nadkarni backed suggestions by ex-BCCI chief Shashank Manohar and ousted IPL chairman Lalit Modi that the controversial and cash-awash T20 League should be stopped, at least for a while. "What is happening is not good. The...
  • How cricket influences Amol Palekar's life November 8, 2013

    Bangalore: Director-actor Amol Palekar says that he will go for the second Test between India and West Indies at Wankhede on November 14 because he is a huge cricket fan. "I will go to Wankhede, not because Sachin is playing his last match but I am a great cricket buff and...
  • VVS Laxman retires: who said what August 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Former and current cricketers expressed surprise but were full of praise for VVS Laxman after the middle-order batsman decided to retire from international cricket. Former cricketer Bapu Nadkarni said that, "I thought he would play the series against New Zealand." Why the suspense? He could have done it earlier. Anyway,...
  • Ex-players welcome one-time payment May 12, 2012

    Former Test cricketers Chandu Borde and Bapu Nadkarni on Saturday welcomed BCCI's decision to make a one-time payment from the proceeds of the cash-rich Indian Premier League to the players who had retired prior to 2003-04. As per the decision of the BCCI's working committee that met in Chennai on Saturday,...