Rajkot. Former Saurashtra coach and manager Hasmukhbhai Joshi passed away on Thursday. He was known as 'Bababhai ' in the cricket world . Joshi was 85 years old. The Saurashtra Cricket Association said in a statement, "Bababhai Joshi served Saurashtra cricket in many roles.
As a player, under 16, under 19, under 22 selector, umpire, coach and manager in all forms. "He also wrote the book 'Old Ranji Trophy Players of the Period 1963 to 1969: My Teammates and Intimates'. Niranjan Shah, secretary of the Cricket Board of India and Saurashtra Cricket Board, expressed grief over his demise.