Veteran sports scribe and President of the Sports Journalists Association of Mumbai Chandrasekhar P Sant died on 13 November 2014 following a massive heart attack. He was 61.
Chandrasekhar P Sant
• Chandrasekhar P Sant, a former sports editor of Maharashtra Times, was a long-time treasurer of the Sports Journalists Federation of India.
• He was among the few Indian sports scribes who were present to witness Kapil Dev's team winning the coveted World Cup in England in 1983.
• He covered several top level sports events as a print journalist and was a respected columnist in Marathi newspapers.
• He was a well-known commentator in Marathi and was associated with All India Radio and Doordarshan for decades.
• Sant was the only sports journalist to have attended the JK Bose All India Cricket tournament for sports journalists since its inception.