He always led the country's bowling attack from the front but Anil Kumble believes that as the new head coach of the Indian cricket team, his role will be in the "background" as it is the players who "come first".
Jumbo's back in the thick of things. Reuters
The former captain and
Sachin Tendulkar is widely considered as the most popular cricketer of all times. He is measured as one of the most famous batsmen of the world by various other cricket legends. In 2002, he was awarded the title of second best batsman of all time next to Don Bradman