Rahul Mankad, son of the legendary Vinoo Mankad, died aged 66 after transient ailment.© AFP
Former Mumbai participant Rahul Mankad, son of the legendary Vinoo Mankad, has died after a short ailment. He was 66. Mankad is survived by his spouse and two daughters. The information of his demise was confirmed by a Fb submit by former Mumbai participant Shishir Hattangadi, who wrote “Jigga Bhai, relaxation in peace my good friend Rahul Mankad”. Mankad breathed his final in London.
A right-handed batter and a slow-left arm orthodox bowler, Mankad performed 47 first-class matches through which he scored 2,111 runs, with a better of 162. He has 5 tons of and 12 fifties to his identify.
His brothers — Ashok and Atul — have been additionally cricketers. Whereas Ashok represented India, Atul performed home cricket.
Mankad performed from 1972-73 to 1984-85.
Former India cricketer TA Sekar provided his condolences.
“Shocked to listen to Rahul Mankad handed away. Comes from an illustrious cricketing household. True gentleman, Good cricketer greater than an amazing human being. My heartfelt condolences to the household. Might his soul RIP,” tweeted Sekar.
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