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July 8, 1972, birth of India's most successful captain. Under Sourav Ganguly, the Indian cricket team started winning Test matches abroad consistently, something it hadn't managed to do for the first 60 odd years of its time as a Test playing nation. You can read more about the inspiring and combative 'Prince of Calcutta' by clicking on the picture.

Kapil Dev of India lifts the Cricket World Cup after his team beat the West Indies at Lords in the final

02/04/2011 - The day has been etched in my memory. India winning the ICC Cricket World Cup after 28 years and our captain MS Dhoni sealing the win with a powerful six down the ground! A hero in the true sense!

Perth mark

Upper Cut Sachin Tendulkar plays an upper cut during the third Test match between India and Australia at WACA stadium in Perth, 16 January 2008.