Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, popularly known as Nawab of Pataudi, is suffering from lung infection and continues to remain critically ill in the ICU of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital .
The doctors stated that the former Indian cricket captain is on very high level of oxygen support requiring intermittent Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure (BIPAP). However, he is conscious and his cardiac function remains stable.
Pataudi, regarded as one of the finest Indian captains, played 46 Tests for the country, scoring 2793 runs for an average of 34.91 with an unbeaten 203 being his highest score.
Pataudi married Bollywood actress Sharmila Tagore. Their two children Saif Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan are also film celebrities.