“Are only bowling all-rounders, and fast bowling all-rounders considered all-rounders? I would consider wicket-keepers also. For me, Dhoni comes in very high,” said Kapil Dev.
Palaniswami added, “Mahendran was not only a great director, but also excelled in individual disciplines like story, screenplay, dialogue writing and acting. He created a separate brand for himself in the cinema field. His name is noteworthy among the people who made Tamil cinema famous.”