Confined to the walls of his room for two years after facing a relentless militant attack, Javed Ahmad Tak went on to become a ray of hope for the downtrodden and disabled people.
All stories do not end on a happy note; in fact, some seek an ending in the lurch of destiny. In a country that worships cricketers, it is no shock that stars from other sports struggle to find space in the sky to twinkle.
Dada's contribution to the supremacy that India enjoys in the world of Cricket is immense, but the man has seen many ups and downs in his life. The journey has been challenging, but the former Indian skipper is used to 'hitting it out of the park'.