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The Arjuna Awards are given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India to recognize outstanding achievement in sports.
Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka.
BBC Books (also formerly known as BBC Publishing) is an imprint majority owned and managed by Penguin Random House through its Ebury Publishing division.
Bishan Singh Bedi (sometimes spelt as Bishen Singh Bedi; born 25 September 1946) is a former Indian cricketer who was primarily a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.
Christopher Stewart "Chris" Martin (born 10 December 1974) is a former New Zealand cricketer.
Erapalli Anantharao Srinivas "E.A.S." Prasanna (born 22 May 1940) is a former Indian cricket player.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
The India national cricket team, also known as Team India and Men in Blue, is governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test, One Day International (ODI) and Twenty20 International (T20I) status.
Indian Cricket was a cricket yearbook published by The Hindu from 1946–47 to 2004.
The India national cricket team toured Australia in the 1977–78 season to play 5 Test matches.
The Indian spin quartet is the collective name given to the Indian spin bowlers of the 1960s and 1970s: Erapalli Prasanna and Srinivas Venkataraghavan (both off spinners), Bhagwat Chandrasekhar (a leg spinner), and Bishen Singh Bedi (a left-arm spinner).
The Kingdom of Mysore was a kingdom in southern India, traditionally believed to have been founded in 1399 in the vicinity of the modern city of Mysore.
Leg before wicket (lbw) is one of the ways in which a batsman can be dismissed in the sport of cricket.
Leg spin is a type of spin bowling in the sport of cricket.
List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket.
B. S. Chandrasekhar is a former international cricketer who represented the Indian cricket team between 1964 and 1979.
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) or Home Ministry (IAST: Gṛha Maṃtrālaya) is a ministry of the Government of India.
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, a branch of the Government of India, which administers Department of youth affairs and Department of Sports in India.
Mysore, officially Mysuru, is the third most populous city in the state of Karnataka, India.
The New Zealand national cricket team, nicknamed the Black Caps, played their first Test in 1930 against England in Christchurch, becoming the fifth country to play Test cricket.
In cricket, a batsman will be not out if he comes out to bat in an innings and has not been dismissed by the end of the innings.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
Padma Shri (also Padma Shree) is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan.
Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an infectious disease caused by the poliovirus.
The Provinces of India, earlier Presidencies of British India and still earlier, Presidency towns, were the administrative divisions of British governance in the subcontinent.
Richard Benaud, OBE (6 October 1930 – 10 April 2015) was an Australian cricketer who, after his retirement from international cricket in 1964, became a highly regarded commentator on the game.
Sportstar is a Fortnightly sports magazine published in India by the publishers of The Hindu.
Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan ((informally Venkat, born 21 April 1945) is a former Indian cricketer. He played Test cricket for the Indian cricket team, and later became an umpire on the elite International Cricket Council Test panel. His Test career was one of the longest for any Indian player. He also played for Derbyshire in English county cricket from 1973 to 1975. A qualified engineer and an alumnus of Chennai's famed College of Engineering, Guindy, he is a recipient of the civilian honour of Padma Shri.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
The Age is a daily newspaper that has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.
The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.
The Wisden Cricketers of the Year are cricketers selected for the honour by the annual publication Wisden Cricketers' Almanack, based primarily on their "influence on the previous English season".
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack (or simply Wisden or colloquially "the Bible of Cricket") is a cricket reference book published annually in the United Kingdom.