Tuesday, July 21, 2020


On this day


In 1884 the first Test Cricket match was played at Lord's

In 1957 Althea Gibson became the first black to win a major US tennis tournament

In 1968 55th Tour de France was won by Jan Janssen of Netherlands

In 1996 83rd Tour de France was won by Bjarne Riis of Denmark

In 2013 100th Tour de France was won by Chris Froome of Great Britain


Chetan Chauhan

Chetan Pratap Singh Chauhan (born on 21 July 1947) is a former cricketer who played 40 Test matches for India. He played Ranji Trophy for Maharashtra and Delhi. He played most of his international cricket in the late 1970s and was the regular opening partner of Sunil Gavaskar during that period.
He played 40 tests scoring 2084 runs at an average of 31.57 and 179 first class matches scoring 11143 runs averaging 40.22.



Chandu Borde

Chandrakant Gulabrao "Chandu" Borde (born on 21 July 1934), is a former cricketer who played for the Indian team between 1958 and 1970. Following his retirement, Borde became a cricket administrator, as the Chairman of national selectors. He has received various awards from the Government of India for his contributions to cricket, on and off the field.

Career Statistics
Competition            Test First-class
Matches              55 251
Runs scored          3,061 12,805
Batting average     35.59 40.91
100s/50s              5/18 30/72
Top score              177* 207*
Balls bowled        5,695 20,304
Wickets                52 331
Bowling average     46.48 27.32
5 wickets in innings     1         14
10 wickets in match      0   3
Best bowling              5/88 8/52
Catches/stumpings      37/– 160/–

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