It was his first and only ODI hundred. It was also the first ODI hundred by an Indian. It was the highest individual score in ODIs at that time. Sad that BBC was on strike that day and the match wasn't televised. Only those few thousands of people at the venue have witnessed the brilliance. Even by today's fast-track batting standards, It's epic.
Cricket is the most followed sport in India and is played at almost every age group. Cricket is played on streets, in the backyard, on terrace or on uneven paddy fields. The game has grown to have been played in different locales. And with it, has taken different local rules.Crazy rules and Playing conditions of Indian Gully Cricket and Backyard Cricket