Print edition : June 28, 2013
‘It has become a real business’
The Hindu Archives
C.K. Nayudu in action in the All India vs Minor Counties match at the Lord's Cricket Ground in 1936. Says Nandy: " I have seen C.K. Nayudu playing when he was in his 50s. Believe me, nobody talked about his age. Everybody considered him a great cricketer. Cricket is a different kind of game. That is its uniqueness."
Interview with Ashis Nandy, scholar of psychoanalysis and Indian society and author of 'The Tao of Cricket: On Games of Destiny and the Destiny of Games'. By AJOY ASHIRWAD MAHAPRASHASTA