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Bishan Singh Bedi

Did You Know, Once Bishan Singh Bedi Cooked Dinner For Pakistani Cricketers

Sep 26, 2021 PTI

A book named ‘The Sardar of Spin: A Celebration of the Art and of Bishan Singh Bedi’ was launched on the momentous occasion of Bedi's 75th birthday.

Bishan Singh Bedi Back Home After Spending Three Weeks In Hospital

Mar 12, 2021 PTI

The 74-year-old former India captain had undergone a bypass surgery and an operation to remove blood clotting in his brain

Bishan Singh Bedi Shifted To Private Room From ICU; Recovering Well

Bedi has undergone a procedure to remove the blood clot just after the bypass surgery

Spin Legend Bishan Singh Bedi Recovering Well After Surgery To Remove Blood Clot In Brain

Mar 04, 2021 PTI

The 74-year-old former India captain had undergone a bypass surgery at the hospital last month

Spin Great Bishan Singh Bedi Undergoes Bypass Surgery

Bishan Singh Bedi underwent the procedure 2-3 days back and he is expected to be discharged from the hospital soon

27 December, 2020

Arun Jaitley Statue Row: Bishan Singh Bedi Threatens Legal Action, Demands Immediate Removal Of His Name From Kotla Stand


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 Feroz Shah Kotla ground

23 December, 2020

Arun Jaitley Statue At Kotla: Angry Bishan Singh Bedi Quits DDCA, Asks To Remove His Name From Stands


He made the demand in a scathing letter addressed to DDCA President Rohan Jaitley, the son of the late politician, who was a minister in the BJP-led NDA government and died last year

04 January, 2020

Bishan Singh Bedi Slams Shubman Gill's 'Unpardonable' Behaviour, Wants Him Removed As India 'A' Captain


Shubman Gill got embroiled in a controversy following his refusal to leave the crease after being adjudged caught-behind during Punjab's Ranji Trophy game against Delhi

03 November, 2019

India Vs Bangladesh T20: Delhi's Air Pollution Keeps Corporate Boxes At Kotla Empty

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Kotla Diary - In brightly-lit Arun Jaitley Stadium, why Bishan Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath were 'lost'

04 August, 2019

Navdeep Saini Row: Bishan Singh Bedi Tried To Push His Son Angad In Delhi Teams, Claims Gautam Gambhir


Gautam Gambhir and Bishan Singh Bedi took potshots at each other after the former made a scathing attack on the latter and erstwhile DDCA selection committee chief Chetan Chauhan for trying to block Navdeep Saini's entry in the Delhi Ranji team back in 2013

04 August, 2019

Bishan Singh Bedi Hits Back At Gautam Gambhir Over BJP MP's Navdeep Saini Comment – Here's What Former India Captain Said


Gautam Gambhir and Bishan Singh Bedi have always had differences on various issues related to Delhi cricket and the 2011 World Cup hero didn't take it too well when the latter allegedly questioned Navdeep Saini's selection a day before his first-class debut in 2013

04 August, 2019

WI Vs IND: After Navdeep Saini's Dream India Debut, Gautam Gambhir Destroys Bishan Singh Bedi And Chetan Chauhan

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Gautam Gambhir, who fought tooth and nail to have Navdeep Saini included in the Delhi domestic team against the wishes of DDCA officials, hailed the Karnal-born pacer's performance while taking a jibe at Bishan Singh Bedi and Chetan Chauhan

15 December, 2018

India's Tour Of Australia: Bishen Singh Bedi Hails Ajinkya Rahane's Perth Knock

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Bedi was in conversation with former Mumbai skipper Hattangadi to commemorate the 85th anniversary of the first Test match played in India.

30 November, 2017

Why Politicise Cricket?: Former Cricketer Bishan Singh Bedi On Indo-Pak Cricket Ties

Outlook Web Bureau

"I am not talking anti-India if I am asking for a cricket series with Pakistan. Let's not narrow down the meaning of patriotism."

07 August, 2016

Sehwag's Presence Boosts Fight Against Cricket Corruption

Qaiser Mohammad Ali

Bedi & Kirti call cricketers' meet to unite them after favourable Lodha panel report

13 December, 2012
M S Dhoni with Yuvraj Singh ,Gautam Gambhir and Ishant Sharma reacts after they lost 3rd Test match against England at Eden Garden in Kolkata.

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22 September, 2011

'He Introduced A Sense Of Indianness'

Bishan Singh Bedi

'He’d try to make us proud of being Indian. He’d say: "Look, we’re Indians first. We’re not playing for Karnataka or Delhi or Mumbai or Madras. We’re playing for India."'

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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