first_imgIndia Today’s Consulting Editor for Sports Boria Majumdar launched his book ‘A History of Indian Sport through 100 Artefacts’ in Kolkata on Tuesday in the presence of badminton national coach Pullela Gopichand, tennis legend Mahesh Bhupathi, Paralympic silver medallist Deepa Malik, owner of IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiant Sanjiv Goenka and Ambuja Neotia group chairman Harshavardhan Neotia. “The book has got remembrances of games, which started in 1940. It’s got Sachin’s 100th century and Virat Kohli. The book covers several generations, right from Ranjit Singh ji to the young Virat Kohli of the modern era,” Sourav Ganguly said about the book.Ganguly further said that the book doesn’t only have cricket memorabilia but “what amazed me the most was the football clubs of 1940s when Mohammedan Sporting actually won the league ahead of Mohun Bagan and East Bengal.””The book has got tennis of Bhupathi and Leander, it has got Mary Kom in it,” Ganguly added.Photo Credit: Boria Majumdar FacebookPhoto Credit: Boria Majumdar FacebookPhoto Credit: Boria Majumdar Facebooklast_img read more