(08/03/18) NEW DELHI :–
The Bishan Bedi Cricket Coaching Trust in Delhi organised an event ‘Tribute to Tiger’ to commemorate the life and times of former cricketer and the Trust’s Founding chief patron, Nawab Mansur Ali Khan ‘Tiger’ Pataudi. Former captain, Bishan Singh Bedi played Test cricket for India from 1966 to 1979 and formed part of the famous Indian spin quartet.
During the star studded evening, celebrities from Bollywood and Cricket world were present in full force. Mohinder Amarnath, Syed Kirmani, Kapil Dev, Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Mohammad Kaif, Virendra Sehwag and many others from the Indian Cricket Fraternity made it a point to attend the ceremony.
Soha Ali Khan, Saba Khan, Sharmila Tagore, Neha Dhupia, Aangad Bedi, Sohail Khan were some of the names who added glamour to the evening. Present during the event was also Aamir Khan who is currently shooting for Thugs of Hindoostan and had come to Delhi just to attend the event.
This Bollywood and Cricket extravaganza combined together enthralled the guests for long. Bishan Singh Bedi shared the fondest memories of Tiger Pataudi and remembered the great cricketing legend.