United News of India – Mumbai, Aug.
- Mumbai, Aug.
- In a condolence message, the Governor on Wednesday said, ”Wadekar was one of the most aggressive batsmen and successful captains of the Indian Cricket team.
- By securing a win for the Indian cricket team on overseas tours, he had boosted the morale of all sports persons in the country.
- “As a Manager of the Indian cricket team and member of the Selection Committee, Wadekar continued to make valuable contributions to cricket in India.
- In his demise, the world of cricket has lost a bright shining star,” the Governor added.