Sunil Gavaskar joined Instagram on Saturday.© AFP
Sunil Gavaskar celebrated the 50th anniversary of his India debut on Saturday by making one other debut — becoming a member of Instagram on Saturday. Rohan Gavaskar, former India cricketer and son of the Indian batting legend, took to Twitter to announce the information of the previous India captain becoming a member of Instagram. Gavaskar, in his first social media publish, shared an image of himself from his enjoying days and wrote “Hello Instagram. I think I’m ready for another debut… #SMG10K”
Another debut !! This time on Instagram pic.twitter.com/MuYNQu3UDM
— Rohan Gavaskar (@rohangava9) March 6, 2021
Sunil Gavaskar was the primary batsman to attain 10,000 runs in Test cricket.
He amassed over 10,000 runs from 125 Test matches and scored 34 centuries. Gavaskar averaged over 50 within the longest format of the sport.
Gavaskar was additionally a part of the 1983 India squad that went on to win the nation’s maiden World Cup in England.
India defeated the West Indies within the summit conflict on the Lord’s cricket floor to raise their maiden World Cup title.
The Indian batting legend represented India in additional than 100 One-Day Internationals and regardless of not being too well-known for his strike-rate, he scored his solely century within the limited-overs format off simply 85 deliveries.
Gavaskar slammed three maximums and 10 boundaries en path to his hundred.
In ODIs, he scored 3,092 runs at common of 35.13.
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