BCCI condoles Nimbalkar`s death

Last Updated: Dec 12, 2012, 12:50 PM IST

New Delhi: The BCCI today condoled the death of celebrated Ranji cricketer B B Nimbalkar, who passed away yesterday due to age-related ailments at his Kolhapur residence.

"Bhausaheb Nimbalkar was an outstanding batsman, who averaged 57 in first-class cricket. He still holds the record for the highest individual score by an Indian in first-class cricket 443 not out for Maharashtra against Kathiawar in 1948-49.