Celebrations after Epsom Derby 1934 victory of Maharaja Sir Vijaysinhji of Rajpipla. Excerpt from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘A Maharaja’s Turf’

Many ambitions were fulfilled. It was a night of celebrations. Maharaja Vijaysinhji already had a dinner booking for twelve guests at London’s Savoy that evening. Now there was a Derby triumph to celebrate. The delighted Maharaja simply changed the booking to a hundred. So it was a big supper party at the Savoy that night. …

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On a day when Shikhar Dhawan scored a Test century before lunch, a look at Don Bradman’s feat in the Leeds Test of 1930. Excerpt from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘Don’s Century’

Knowledge, self-belief, perseverance and passion enabled Maharaja Shri Vijaysinhji of Rajpipla to claim a hat-trick of Derbys over a decade and a half. Read in his own words.

As the countdown to the cricket World Cup 2019 begins, will England complete a hat-trick of title triumphs by home teams?