Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 16
On Sunday, Delhi misplaced an ideal. Chetan Chauhan, 73, handed away as a consequence of problems arising out of Covid-19, and Delhi misplaced its very personal Khadoos who taught many strokeplayers find out how to play lengthy innings.
Chauhan began his First-Class profession with Maharashtra however converted to Delhi in 1974. He introduced with him a dedication to grind the opposition out, a trait related to Mumbai’s batsmen. Venkat Sundaram, his first opening accomplice, recalled how Chauhan constructed his innings. “He was not an impressive batsman in the sense of being a strokeplayer. He was principled. He played a few shots that he was sure of,” Sundaram commented.
He was additionally loyal to a fault. After retiring, he turned the supervisor of the Delhi workforce, which was then being coached by his former captain Bishan Singh Bedi. Bedi had a number of run-ins with the DDCA sports activities committee on choice points. The committee members approached Chauhan to intervene on their behalf however he declined.