New Indian Express – CHENNAI: Former India cricketer AG Milkha Singh passed away at a hospital here today following a cardiac arrest, family sources said.

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  • CHENNAI: Former India cricketer AG Milkha Singh passed away at a hospital here today following a cardiac arrest, family sources said.
  • Son of legendary cricketer AG Ram Singh from Tamil Nadu, he played four Test matches in the early 1960s.
  • A flamboyant left-hand batsman and a fine fielder, Milkha Singh made his Ranji Trophy debut at the age of 17 and played his first Test a year later.
  • His elder brother Kripal Singh, also played for the country, in 14 Tests.
  • His nephew Arjan Kripal Singh played Ranji Trophy for Tamil Nadu and scored a triple century in a game against Goa in 1987.


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