A brand new guide at the inspirational tale of Vishesh Bhriguvanshi, India’s youngest basketball workforce captain, will hit the stands on August 29, the National Sports Day, introduced publishing area Bluerose. The guide, titled “Vishesh: Code To Win”, narrates the mindset of a basketball participant in a cricket-dominated country and brings to gentle his strenuous adventure of changing into the captain towards all odds. It is written by means of sportswoman-turned-author Nirupama Yadav. The-29 year-old Bhriguvanshi hails from Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi and has been taking part in for India since 2007. He was once first awarded the captainship of the Indian workforce in 2010.
During his profession of over 15 years now, he has represented India at more than a few championships — Asian Games (2), Asian Championships (5), Beach Asian Games (3), Indoor Asian Games (2), South Asian Games (2) and South Asian Championships (7).
In 2017 Bhriguvanshi become the primary Indian to be signed by means of Australia’s National Basketball League (NBL). He was once set to educate with the Adelaide 36ers, alternatively, destiny had other plans because the ahead sustained a knee damage.
“Cricket is more popular and that’s where the youngsters want to go. Therefore, through the biography and the inspirational journey of Vishesh Bhriguvanshi, I want to reach out to more youths in India and make them aware about basketball.
“There are many more games other than cricket which are played in our country. I intend to write more such books on other games to spread the awareness among Indian youth,” mentioned the writer. According to the publishers, the target of the guide may be to inspire the sports activities trade to focal point extra on growing video games in India identical to cricket in order that the gamers get their due popularity.
“The 130-page biography is written in a story format along with the learnings. At times, the readers will feel that Vishesh is directly talking to them as a mentor. It steers readers on developing a mindset along with the skill set in basketball. The book also includes the selection procedure in Indian basketball team and a note from the man, Vishesh Bhriguvanshi, himself,” they added.