Cricketing great Sunil Gavaskar says the current national team has to be the best in the history of Indian cricket .
The legendary Gavaskar, who was delivering the ML Jaisimha memorial lecture at the ML Jaisimha Academy here on Monday, said many teams had quite a few match-winners in the team but this team stands out for winning so many matches.
“This is what my guru Jai would have loved to see – the evolution of Indian cricket team into worldbeaters and to be there right at the top,” the former India opener said.
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Turning emotional quite often during the lecture, Gavaskar recalled his bonding with his ‘hero’ Jaisimha and said the latter would have liked to see the game become a level playing field than what it is today – tilted heavily in favour of the batsman.
“May be, these rules are because the…