He didn't have Sunil Gavaskar's class, Dilip Vengsarkar's flair or Gundappa Viswanath's elegance but anyone who knew "Yash paaji" would vouch that he was guts personified.
IPL 2021: BCCI ACU chief reveals bookies employed cleaner to do 'pitch-siding' during a game in Delhi
Two people were also arrested from the Arun Jaitley Stadium during the match between Rajasthan Royals and SunRisers Hyderabad on 2 May with fake accreditation cards.
Over the years, India has seen numerous such examples of stadiums being named or renamed after political leaders.
DDCA president Rohan Jaitley says he will request Bishan Singh Bedi to withdraw demand of removing his name from stand
Rohan, who recently took over as DDCA president, said he would have preferred Bedi to discuss the issue with him personally and not made below the belt remarks against his father, who died last year due to multiple health issues.
On Wednesday, Bishan Singh Bedi had shot a letter to the Delhi and District Cricket Association, lambasting it for installing a statue of its late former President Arun Jaitley at the Kotla.
Upset with its functioning, Bishan Singh Bedi writes to DDCA to remove his name from stand at Feroz Shah Kotla ground
Lashing out at the Delhi and District Cricket Association's (DDCA) culture, which he alleged promotes nepotism and puts "administrators ahead of cricketers", Bedi also renounced his membership of the body.
The DDCA had planned the start of training for its probables in a phased manner from the beginning of October but there is no surety of that happening, considering that Delhi has had a surge of COVID-19 caseload in the past week.
On This Day: Anil Kumble claims all ten wickets in an innings against Pakistan, becomes only the second cricketer to achieve the feat
Revisiting former India spinner Anil Kumble's historic ten-wicket haul feat during Delhi Test against Pakistan in 1999
Gautam Gambhir has stand named after him at Arun Jaitley Stadium after delay; questions DDCA's administrative issues
Gambhir, who played all his domestic cricket for Delhi and was also captain for a long time, rued the state of affairs in DDCA. He also questioned president Sharma for the delay in naming the North Stand after him.
Highlights, India vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I at Delhi, Full Cricket Score: Rahim's unbeaten 60 guides visitors to 7-wicket win
India vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I, LIVE Updates: Bangladesh win by 7 wickets and Mahmudullah brings the victory in style, big six over long on. This is their first win in T20Is against India. Rahim screamed in ecstacy and why not, this win is special for all that has happened in past few weeks. Rahim played so well for his 60 off 43 balls.
India vs Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan's ban will affect team's performance, says coach Russell Domingo
Bangladesh' build-up to the three-match T20 and two-match Test assignment was dealt a huge blow when Shakib was banned for two years, one year suspended, for failing to report three corrupt approaches from a suspected Indian bookie, a day before the team's departure.
India vs Bangladesh: Environmentalists urge BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to shift first T20I from New Delhi due to pollution concerns
Environmentalists wrote to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday, requesting him to consider moving the first India-Bangladesh T20 outside Delhi as the rapidly deteriorating air quality could prove a health risk for the players and thousands of spectators.
DDCA renames Feroz Shah Kotla as Arun Jaitley Stadium; to open two academies for underprivileged kids
In a glittering DDCA Annual Awards function, Home Minister Amit Shah digitally inaugurated the renamed Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium in presence of late finance minister's family.
A short video and an animation film on Kohli's journey from being an U-19 player to India captain was shown during the event, which was attended by the entire Indian cricket team and support staff.
From Feroz Shah Kotla to Arun Jaitley Stadium, all you need to know about Delhi's famous cricket ground
Just days after the passing of BJP leader and former finance minister Arun Jaitley, news came out that Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) has renamed the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium to Arun Jaitley Stadium.
IPL 2019, DC's road to playoffs: Delhi Capitals have enjoyed a successful season, but can they make it stellar by clinching title?
By entering the IPL knockouts for the first time in seven years, Delhi Capitals have rewritten their own history books.
Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin has been fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining a slow-over rate during the Indian Premier League match against Delhi Capitals at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.
IPL 2019: From Colin Ingram-Axar Patel’s relay catch to Shikhar Dhawan's hilarious reply to R Ashwin's Mankad warning, best moments from Day 29
Here are some of the key moments from Day 29 of IPL 2019, in which Rajasthan Royals beat Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals outclassed Kings XI Punjab.
R Ashwin will really have to think on his feet if the punt that he took with Brar’s bowling in Powerplay at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday night is not to hurt the team’s chances.
Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer Saturday praised senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan for laying the foundation of his side's five-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab here.