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Dilip Sardesai

Indian cricketer

Dilip Narayan Sardesai was an Indian international cricketer. He played Tests for the Indian national team as a batsman, the only Goa-born cricketer to play for India, and was often regarded as one of India’s best batsmen against spin, although Indian batsmen have been known to play better against spin. Wikipedia

Born8 August 1940, Margao

Died2 July 2007, Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Mumbai

SpouseNandini Sardesai (m. ?–2007)

Test debut (cap 103)1 December 1961 v England

BattingRight-handed

AwardsArjuna Award for Cricket