Once upon a time there was a mighty and ruthless Australian team and then against them, stood a batsman Very Very Special.
A wristy player of sublime strokes, VVS Laxman was known for his ability to play elegant shots against top bowling and fielding sides of world cricket. His crucial knocks which fetched victory for India out of nowhere, especially against the Australian team, will always be etched in the hearts of Indian Cricket fans.
We bring you 13 quotes from the greats of the game about Very Very Special Laxman!
He is, in fact, Very Very Special.