Renowned sports journalist and cricket commentator Kishore Bhimani passed away on Thursday at the age of 80.
In 2013, Kishore Bhimani received a lifetime achievement award for his decades-long contribution in the fields of media and commentary.
Tributes and condolence messages started pouring on social media and several people expressed their grief to the veteran journalist.
Sad news to share.. one of the great characters of cricket commentary, an encyclopaedia on the sport, unafraid to voice a sharp opinion and a true cricket enthusiast and aficionado.. Kishore Bhimani has passed away.. Will be much missed RIP
Farewell Kishore Bhimani. Cricket journalist and a true lover of #Kolkata
remember being on a show with kishore bhimani when india won at lord’s in 2014…i recall saying, when india first won a test at lord’s in 1986 there was a binny in the XI and a bhimani in the press box…same scenario has repeated today! he laughed heartily! RIP sir