Rahul Dravid to deliver MAK Pataudi lecture in Mumbai on Dec 1

Former India skipper Rahul Dravid will deliver the fourth Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi Memorial Lecture at the Taj in Mumbai on December 1.

Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid

All former India captains and cricketers from Mumbai will be invited for the lecture.

Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi

While the first lecture was delivered by cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar in 2013, Anil Kumble and VVS Laxman delivered the second and third respectively.

It can be recalled that in the last lecture, Laxman had described Pataudi as the "first superstar of Indian cricket". "The loss of sight in one eye after an accident would have derailed the career of most cricketers.But Tiger Pataudi fought his way back to Test cricket and continued scoring runs against the best of the attacks — and on uncovered wickets with little or no protective gear," Laxman had said.



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