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Here’s why Arun Jaitley was 'father figure' for Sehwag, Gambhir

Here’s why Arun Jaitley was 'father figure' for Sehwag, Gambhir

Cricket administration was among the many hats Arun Jaitley wore in public life and in his death and the cricketers remembered the man who seamlessly juggled roles and stood for them in testing times. As DDCA president Jaitley overcame the dominance of Mumbai cricket body. He was a guardian figure for cricketers from Delhi. From Virender Sehwag to Virat Kohli, cricketers from the capital city enjoyed affection from Jaitley. Former cricketers Gautam Gambhir, Sehwag, Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan and other paid tribute to former DDCA president.

Updated : 25 August 2019, 03:09 PM