How Bombay Gymkhana became Mumbai's heritage club

Oct 24, 2018, 16:00 IST

Mumbai's elitist sports club 'Bombay Gymkhana' barred entry of Indians until shortly after India's Independence. However, what emerged out of its classically colonial functioning was Bombay's shining legacy in sports. The history of the sports club is as rich as the status it maintained for its members for admission to the club. It still remains as one of the most premier clubs in the city. From hosting India's first Test cricket match on the Indian soil to becoming the hub for pentangular matches, Bombay Gymkhana has stands more than a premier club. How 'Bombay Gymkhana' stands as Mumbai's iconic heritage club? Watch the video to know

 

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