In the era of T20 cricket, will Test cricket stand the test of time? Well, that is exactly why the original poster boy of Indian cricket Farokh Engineer who is known for his quick glove work and audacious batting, one of Pakistan’s most successful all rounders Mushtaq Mohammad and former England captain David Gower came together with senior journalist Ashish Ray – to discuss the future of the game. Held at the Taj and in memory of Sir Ranjisinhji, this public discussion promised to be the first of many such discussions around the game which binds the sub-continent and UK together. The enthralling event was attended by British MP, Stephen Pound, who is secretary of the All Party Parliamentary Group on cricket in the UK.
The event was concluded with a sumptuous, contemporary Indian dinner in the heart of Mayfair at Matsya.