Food in Spiti is adapted to the lack of fresh produce. Photo courtesy: Penguin Random House India

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Sardar Singh in the Hockey World League semi-final against Canada in London in June. Photo: AFP

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Photo: Shoba Narayan<br />

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For a board that treats the press with such contempt, it was only a matter of time before the same attitude transmitted itself to the players. Photo: Saeed Khan/AFP<br /> (Saeed Khan/AFP)

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An enthusiastic Chennai fan congratulates Cheteshwar Pujara (centre) after India beat Australia in the first Test that ended on Tuesday. Photo: R Senthil Kumar/PTI<br />

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