Extras


Check out this photo scrapbook!

NEW  Gulu in Sydney for the Olympic Games:
With a friend at the Closing Ceremony, In the Dressing Room of Bradman Museum - Bowral, With Malleshwari and Coach - Athletes' Village, In the main press centre, With fellow members of the International Society of Olympic Historians (ISOH), Cricket team, Calcutta. Captain Gulu (in cap) sitting second from left.


With Geoff Boycott, Alan Border, Madan Lal and Syed Kirmani, Cammie Smith, David Frith, Kapil Dev, Rahul Sanghvi, Ali Bacher and Joe Pamensky, Bishan Bedi, Anil Kumble, Kamlesh Mehta and Arup Basak, and Muhammad Ali! plus receiving second prize at a journalists' putting contest; receiving a quiz prize from Bob Woolmer, at Edgbaston, World Cup '99 Semi-Final: Australia vs South Africa, Lord's, World Cup 1999 Final: Australia vs Pakistan, at the Bangabandhu Stadium, Dhaka, another shot at the Bangabandhu Stadium, Interviewing Pakistan team doctor Dan Keisel for Star Sports/ ESPN, at the Taj, in Babies Inc. and finally, with Katchua.

Other interests include music, particularly vintage rock'n'roll. Over 500 cassettes and CDs and nearly 500 LP records.
Also space travel and science fiction.
Movies (particularly old Hollywood b/w classics).
Judaism, Israel and Israel-related issues: have written over 100 articles on the subject for various publications.
Extensive collection of books on all the above subjects.

Countries visited: Germany (1964-65); Netherlands (1964); England (1965-67; '94; '99); Beirut, Lebanon (1967); Rome, Italy (1967); United States (1976, '94, '99); Toronto, Canada (1976); Israel (1990, '92); Egypt (1990); Sri Lanka (1987); Malaysia (1990), Australia (2000), Bangladesh (twice in 2000).

Major sporting events covered: World Table Tennis (New Delhi, 1987); Asian Table Tennis (Kuala Lumpur, 1990); Grand Prix Badminton (New Delhi, 1993); Davis Cup (India, various); World Cup Football (USA, 1994); World Cup Cricket (India, 1996); World Cup Cricket (England, 1999); 7th Pepsi Asia Cup cricket at Dhaka (May 28-June 7,2000) for indya.com, XXVII Olympics (Sydney, Sept 15-Oct. 1,2000), Inaugural Test, Dhaka, Nov. 10-14 2000.

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