PATAUDI LECTURE

  • Full Text: VVS Laxman delivers the MAK Pataudi Lecture November 12, 2014

    Addressing the Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi memorial lecture organised by the Board of Control for Cricket in India on Wednesday at the Eden Gardens, former India middle-order batsman VVS Laxman voiced his opinions on the core issues that affect Indian and Test cricket. Read the full transcript here: Good evening ladies and...
  • Survival of Test cricket essential for game's future: VVS Laxman November 12, 2014

    With the threat of Twenty20 cricket eating into the share of the five-day formats, former India middle order batsman VVS Laxman on Wednesday said it's high time that they bring in new innovation like introduction of day/night matches to sustain the legacy of Test cricket. Worried about the future of Test...
  • Sharmila Tagore hospitalised for food poisoning February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The inaugural Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi Memorial lecture was unfortunately missed by the late cricketer's immediate family members with wife Sharmila Tagore being hospitalised because of bout of food poisoning. "I am really very sad that I couldn't make it to Chennai for the inaugural lecture. I am...
  • Institute Pataudi Trophy for Eng series: Sharmila Tagore November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Just over a year since former Indian captain MAK Pataudi passed away, his family now finds itself in an unsavoury controversy with the Board of Control for Cricket in Indian (BCCI). The late iconic Indian cricketer's wife, Sharmila Tagore, has written a scathing letter to the BCCI over...