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Mr. Sunil Gavaskar launches the So Sorry Gully Cricket app by India Today

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MUMBAI: A cricket app of India Today called So Sorry Gully Cricket was formally launched in the presence of legendary cricketer Sunil Gavaskar on day 3 of FICCI FRAMES 2019 in a session moderated by Vikrant Gupta. Apart from the Mr. Sunil Gavaskar, Present were Mr. Sam Balsara, Mr. Shashi Sinha and Mr. Jaideep Trivedi.

Sunil Gavaskar spoke about the memories associated with Gully Cricket, “There used to be very narrow space between the two buildings and if you hit over the top of the 1st floor, you were out. We learnt only to play straight. You sort of leant to adjust your bat speed and you learnt to either play forward or back. The best part or the worst part according to the way you saw it was that the umpires were all from the building so if they liked you, they would say not out they didn’t like you, you were given out.” He said laughingly.

Mr. Sam Balsara said, “There is nothing big in the country right now that cricket and politics. You are giving both these things to Indians in form of a game, you should hit jackpot with this.”

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