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The bouncer that ended a career
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Tiger Pataudi The renaissance man of Indian cricket

BY HEMANT ANGLE Nari Contractor was the captain of the tour of the West Indies on March 16, 1962. While playing Barbados in that tour, he was facing Charlie Griffith, a new fast bowler. According to the captain of West Indies at that time, Frank ... Navhind Times, 1 month ago
The bouncer that ended a career ESPN Cricinfo, 1 month ago
It's very sad and unfortunate:... The Echo Of India, 2 months ago

'Use of right protective gear crucial'

MUMBAI: More than five decades after his near-fatal head injury in the Caribbean, former India captain Nari Contractor could not believe Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes lost his life despite wearing a helmet. The left-handed Contractor was ...
 Gulf Daily News2 months ago Ex-Indian captain who got hit finds Hughes' death sad  Sify2 months ago 52 years before Phillip Hughes: Nari Contractor shares his near death experience  First Post.com2 months ago Contractor can't believe helmet failed to foil tragedy  Shanghai Daily2 months ago

Before Phillip Hughes, India's Nari Contractor had a ...

It's a sad day for cricket. Australian Test batsman Phillip Hughes died in a Sydney hospital on Thursday, two days after being struck on the head by a cricket ball during a domestic first-class match. He was 25. A somewhat similar incident took ...
 Firstpost.com2 months ago Phillip Hughes: Early end to a promising career [Mint, New Delhi :: ]  BusinessWeek2 months ago Phillip Hughes 1988-2014: Batsman passes away in Sydney hospital  Capital Bay2 months ago


Keep the bouncers coming NARI Contractor and Ewen Chatfield were lucky. Phillip Hughes was not, that is the simple truth. He was felled by a freak delivery, just as our own Raman Lamba was strangely struck on the head when fielding at a close-in ...
 The Statesman2 months ago Phil Hughes death: Don't ban bouncers, says Nari Contractor  Oneindia2 months ago Don't ban bouncers from cricket: Nari Contractor  Mid Day2 months ago Ban on bouncers will take away the beauty of Test cricket: Nari Contractor  Sportskeeda.com2 months ago
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Some scars remain

Nari Contractor surprised that Hughes had to undergo surgery despite wearing helmet. There are uncannily eerie similarities between Nari Contractor and Phil Hughes. Both are left-handers and were roughly the same age with almost similar ...
 Pune Mirror2 months ago Scars and scares  Mumbai Mirror2 months ago

A blow that ended an international career

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Nari Contractor is helped off the ground by officials. TOPICS The incident happened 52 years before Phil Hughes was delivered a sickening blow on his helmet in Sydney on Tuesday. We were all ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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Griffith's delivery hit my face at 90 degrees: Nari Contractor

Two of the worst head injuries in cricket before the one suffered by Australia's Phil Hughes yesterday, are associated with Indians. Nari Contractor In 1998, former India batsman Raman Lamba's head injury while fielding at short leg during a ...
 Mid Day2 months ago Other Worst Cricket Injuries  New Indian Express2 months ago

Kapil praises Dhoni's decision to retire from Tests

Saluting MS Dhoni's decision to retire from Test cricket, former India captain Kapil Dev said that Dhoni has given everybody, including the chair-greedy administrators, a food for thought with his bold step. "Dhoni could have easily played 100 ...
 Cricbuzz.com2 weeks ago From Amarnath to Dhoni: How Indian captains fared in Test cricket  India Today1 month ago Indian Test captains down the ages  ProKerala.com1 month ago

Virat Kohli becomes India's 32nd Test captain

, 6:16 [IST] Adelaide, Dec 9: Virat Kohli today became India's 32nd Test captain when he led the side in the opening match of the four-game series against Australia here at Adelaide Oval. Match Scorecard ; Report ; Series schedule MS ...
 Oneindia1 month ago Complete list of India's Test captains; Virat Kohli set to join  Oneindia2 months ago

Wary batsmen want better helmets after Hughes tragedy

NEW DELHI: Phil Hughes' tragic death has shocked the cricket world so much that even young Indian first-class players are demanding better equipped helmets in the coming days to minimise the possibility of head injury. Delhi's Ranji Trophy ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 months ago Hughes tragedy: Deliveries or death blows?  Times of India2 months ago Phillip Hughes demise is a tragedy but cricket is still a safe game  Firstpost.com2 months ago Phillip Hughes death is tragic but cricket is still a safe game  Firstpost.com2 months ago
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