Antique Pioneers India
Place of Origin: Made in India
Date of Manufacture: 1971
Condition: Average,consistent with age and use
Ajit Wadekar Facsimile Signature
Authentic Original Cricket Bat
"Made in India"
Pioneer Sports was established 85 years ago in Sialkot India (now Pakistan) before Partition. Pioneer, was one of the first sporting companies in India. After partition, Pioneer Sports established its factory in Jalandhar, Punjab and thereafter in 1950 opened up its multi-brand retail outlets all over India.
Ajit Laxman Wadekar died 15 August 2018 was an Indian cricketer between 1966 and 1974.Wadekar captained the Indian cricket team which won series in the West Indies and England in 1971, India's first. Wadekar made his first-class debut in 1958, before starting his Test career in 1966. He was considered to be one of the finest slip fielders in the world.
This antique cricket bat was acquired In London England, by Vintage Sports.com in 2018 and ships from our facility in the United States.