The book, titled “Vishesh: Code To Win”, has been written by sportswoman-turned-author Nirupama Yadav and published by the publishing house Bluerose. The book is set to be released on August 29, the National Sports Day.
The essence of the Book:
- The book narrates the inspirational story on the life of Vishesh Bhriguvanshi, India’s youngest basketball team captain.
- The book narrates the mindset of a basketball player in a cricket-dominated nation and brings to light the strenuous journey of the 29-year-old Bhriguvanshi, for becoming the captain against all odds.
- Bhriguvanshi hails from Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh’s and has been playing for India since 2007. He was the first time became the captain of the Indian team in 2010.
- The objective of the book is also to encourage the sports industry to focus more on developing games in India just like cricket so that the players get their due recognition.