Durham [UK], July 20 (ANI): The Indian players wore black armbands on the opening day of their three-day warm-up game against Select County XI on Tuesday as a mark of respect for former India batsman and selector Yashpal Sharma, who passed away on July 13 after cardiac arrest.
Aged 66, Yashpal Sharma suffered a cardiac arrest while returning from his morning walk. Cricketing fans across the nation paid glowing tributes to the former batsman whilst remembering his vital contributions.
New Delhi [India], July 13 (ANI): The sudden demise of cricketer Yashpal Sharma has shattered everyone. Celebrities from the film industry as well as the sports fraternity are mourning the demise of the iconic athlete.
New Delhi [India], July 13 (ANI): The passing away of former India cricketer Yashpal Sharma on Tuesday sent shockwaves across the country and people from all walks of life paid tribute to the 1983 World Cup winner.
Former Indian cricketer Yashpal Sharma who was known for his heroics in the 1983 World Cup passed away on Tuesday due to a massive heart attack. He was 66. Sharma, represented India, in 37 Tests and scored 1606 runs with two centuries and nine half-centuries.