Awards & Winners

B. S. Chandrasekhar

Date of Birth 17-May-1945
Place of Birth Mysore
(India, Karnataka)
Nationality India
Profession Cricketer
Bhagwat Subramanya Chandrasekhar is a former Indian cricketer who played as a leg spinner. Considered among the top echelon of leg spinners, Chandrasekhar along with E.A.S. Prasanna, Bishen Singh Bedi and Srinivasaraghavan Venkataraghavan constituted the Indian spin quartet that dominated spin bowling during the 1960s and 1970s. At a very young age, polio left his right arm withered. Chandrasekhar played 58 Test matches, capturing 242 wickets at an average of 29.74 in a career that spanned sixteen years. Chandrasekhar was named as a Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1972 and won Wisden's "Best bowling performance of the century" award in 2002, for his six wickets for 38 runs against England at the Oval in 1971.

Awards by B. S. Chandrasekhar

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