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Miss you, Tiger

Cricket’s loss is Bollywood’s loss too

The fact that two of their three children — Soha Ali Khan and Saif Ali Khan — chose to become actors only further strengthened the family’s strong roots in Bollywood.


Pataudi was looked up to by the English cricketers as well.
Captain Fantastic

Friday , 23 September '11

In only his second year at Oxford, Pataudi junior became the first Indian to be named captain of either of the universities.
Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and his actress wife Sharmila Tagore at an event. (PTI)
A tabla player who loved ghazals, thumris and qawwalis

Friday , 23 September '11

Old Hindi songs always brought a smile to Pataudi’s face and music developed as an indulgent interest alongside his professional cricket, recall his former team mates
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi was the first captain to realise the importance of a spin-heavy attack.
‘Dynamic, young and a born leader’

Friday , 23 September '11

Nawab of Pataudi Jr was also the first captain to realise the importance of a spin-heavy attack.