"On the occasion of the Nawab of Pataudi Jr's third death anniversary on November 22, Impact Index unveils the most special quality he had as a cricketer which has so far gone unheralded. According to the most complete cricket analytics system in the world, MAK Pataudi absorbed the most pressure (of falling wickets) in the history of Test cricket in his career (minimum 40 Tests)," the website said in a release.

Batsmen renowned for playing under pressure like Zimbabwean Andy Flower, Australians Warwick Armstrong and Clem Hill and West Indians Brian Lara and Jimmy Adams, and Chandu Borde closer home, are all behind him in this respect.

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