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When Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru played a cricket match

New Delhi: In 1953, a cricket match took place between the Prime Minister's XI  and the President's XI teams in Delhi.The spectators saw a thoughtful looking Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, wearing a spotless white cricket kit,

India TV News Desk [ Updated: November 27, 2013 12:27 IST ]
when pandit jawaharlal nehru played a cricket match
when pandit jawaharlal nehru played a cricket match

New Delhi: In 1953, a cricket match took place between the Prime Minister's XI  and the President's XI teams in Delhi.


The spectators saw a thoughtful looking Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, wearing a spotless white cricket kit, padded up and sitting with his chin resting on his cricket bat.

In fact, he was playing for the Prime Minister's XI cricket team.

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