He hit the ball from Warwickshire and it landed in Worcestershire.
He was considered to be India's triumph card for his all-round skills when India toured England for a 3-match Test series in 1936.
India lost the match by nine wickets and also the 3-match series by a 2-0 margin.
The Indian board decided that the skipper of the national team will be an Indian and an Indian born only.
25 Interesting facts about CK Nayudu – The father of Indian cricket: CK Nayudu was perhaps the first world-class cricketer to represent India in Test cricket. He was an instrumental character in getting India the Test status and played first-class cricket until the age of 61. If the pillars of Indian cricket are strong in the […]