Former Team India captain Ajit Wadekar passed away

Last Modified Thursday, 16 August 2018 (12:01 IST)
New Delhi: Former Indian cricket team captain passed away on Wednesday night after suffering from prolonged illness in Mumbai. He was 77 years old.
Wadekar had represented India in 37 matches from 1966 and 1974. He had made his first-class debut in 1958, before making his foray into international cricket in 1966.He had also been considered as one of the finest fielders.
The Union Government had honoured him with the (1967) and Padmashri (1972), India's fourth highest civilian honour. (UNI)