Dhoni's pal, Santosh Lal passes away

Jul 18, 2013, 00:54 IST | Agencies

Santosh Lal, the man who taught India captain MS Dhoni to execute the famous 'helicopter shot' passed away while undergoing treatment for pancreatitis at a hospital in Delhi yesterday.

The 32-year-old former Ranji player is survived by his parents, wife and a three-year-old daughter. 

Jharkhand State Cricket Association, which donated Rs one lakh to Lal for his treatment held a condolence meeting in the memory of the cricketer at the JSCA stadium here. 

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