However dilip sardesai still stood out when it came to facing spinners. Dilip sardesai bio dilip narayan sardesai was born on 8 august 1940 in margao goa and died on 2 july 2007 mumbai.
Sardesai had created history as the first cricketer from goa to make it to the national squad.
Dilip sardesai birthday. Dilip sardesai made his test debut against england in 1961 62 even before he d played for bombay. He was an indian test cricketer. Dilip sardesai was born on august 08 1940 in margao goa.
Dilip sardesai was known for his abilities to play against spin. Often regarded as india s best batsman against spin bowling mr sardesai made his first mark in cricket. He was the only goa born cricketer to play for india and was often regarded as india s best batsman against spin bowling.
In the 1st test at kingston india lost the first five wickets for 75 before sardesai hit 212. Google doodle is celebrating birthday of indian cricketer dilip sardesai it s the 78th birth anniversary of late indian cricketer dilip sardesai today 8th august and google is remembering the. His family had moved to mumbai during the early 1950s where sardesai sharpened his skills with the bat in the famous maidens of this city.
He played 30 tests for india after making his test debut against england in 1961. Dilip sardesai real name. 66 years 10 months 25 days profession.
Dilip sardesai s 78th birthday there are no test cricket grounds approved for national matches in goa the former portuguese colony on india s western coast where dilip sardesai was born on. Dilip narayan sardesai pronunciation help info 8 august 1940 2 july 2007 was an indian international cricketer he played tests for the indian national team as a batsman the only goa born cricketer to play for india and was often regarded as one of india s best batsmen against spin although indian batsmen have been known to play better against spin. On 8 august 2018 google doodle celebrates sardesai who became one of.
Dilip sardesai s career changed when he was picked for the indian tour of west indies in 1970 71. Dilip narayan sardesai birthdate birthday. Google today is celebrating 78th birthday of indian cricketer dilip sardesai with a doodle.
That despite the fact indian batsmen are generally good when it comes to tacking a spinner. Sports persons cricket player married. In fact he became part of the indian side against pakistan in 1961 even before goa became a part of india.
August 8 1940 age on july 2 2007 death date.