Gavaskar, a left-handed batsman, played 11 ODIs for India, with a highest score 54 against Zimbabwe at Adelaide in January 2014. He also took one international wicket with his slow left-arm spin.
Today’s unbeaten 104 helped him become the only player to hit three centuries in a T20 knockout/playoff game.
Participating in a session on sports at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) here, Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali made a pitch for upgrading sports infrastructure at schools so that more and more girl students can get a chance to play.
Photographs of the coach attending the match wearing a hijab made their way to social media.