Mumbai: Yuvraj leading Ganguly, his first international skipper on Tuesday, only underlines that the willow game is never short of quirks and twists. Here are some more examples:
Opening with Vinoobhai
Former India batsman Madhav Apte's college coach was Vinoo Mankad, who picked him for his batting instead of his leg spin skills. A few years later, Apte had the pleasure of opening the innings for India with his coach at the Brabourne Stadium against Pakistan in 1952.
I was your last captain, big brother!