articles by Kunal Purandare

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When Ramakant Achrekar turned up at Shivaji Park to coach kids hours after his son's death: Excerpt from legendary coach's biography

Success for him was synonymous with his students’ success. It is not surprising therefore, to see Achrekar getting unconditional love and respect from his students even today.

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Slapping Chandrakant Pandit after triple ton to pulling up Vinod Kambli for indiscipline, Ramakant Achrekar shaped characters and cricketers

Achrekar’s selfless devotion to the game resulted in him producing the maximum number of Test cricketers for India.