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Jagjit Singh


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Sri Lanka vs India Test

Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo ,8/28/2015, 10:00 (IST)


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England vs Australia Test

The Oval, London ,8/20/2015, 15:30 (IST)

Australia beat England by an innings and 46 runs

South Africa vs New Zealand ODI

Senwes Park, Potchefstroom ,8/23/2015, 13:30 (IST)

New Zealand beat South Africa by 8 wickets

South Africa vs New Zealand ODI

Kingsmead, Durban ,8/26/2015, 16:00 (IST)

South Africa beat New Zealand by 62 runs

About Jagjit Singh


Jagjit Singh (Hindi: जगजीत सिंह) (February 8, 1941 - October 10, 2011 ) was a prominent Indian Ghazal singer, composer, music director, activist and entrepreneur. Popularly known as "The Ghazal King" he gained acclaim together with his wife, another renowned Indian Ghazal singer Chitra Singh, in the 1970s and 1980s, as the first ever successful duo act (husband-wife) in the history of recorded Indian music. Together, they are considered to be the pioneers of modern Ghazal singing and regarded as most successful recording artistes outside the realm of Indian film music. He has sung in Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Gujarati, Sindhi and Nepali languages. He was awarded India's third highest civilian honour, the Padma Bhushan, in 2003. Jagjit singh suffered an intracranial hemorrhagic stroke, or bleeding within the skull. This kind of bleeding could occur when a

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