Sourav Ganguly feels Virat Kohli’s support for former India captain MS Dhoni is “fantastic”.
Sourav Ganguly feels India, who are struggling at 17/3, will go on to win the first Test against Sri Lanka.
India begin the the three-Test series against Sri Lanka on November 16 at the Eden Gardens and, as expected, there has been plenty of pitch talk.
Sourav Ganguly believes that MS Dhoni should keep playing one-day cricket.
Yuvraj Singh shared memories of Ashish Mehra’s early days in the team and called him a true friend.
Sourav Ganguly is penning a book on mind games in sport even as he considers authoring books nightmarish, something which has also discouraged him from writing his autobiography.
Virender Sehwag said that Sourav Ganguly sacrificed his batting spot for MS Dhoni which helped the wicketkeeper become a great player.
Hardik Pandya is in brilliant form with both bat and ball for India but Sourav Ganguly feels it’s too early to compare him with Kapil Dev.
Diego Maradona was to kick off a football conclave in Kolkata on October 3, with a galaxy of Indian celebrities before locking horns with cricket icon Sourav Ganguly.
Sourav Ganguly backed the red card rule, saying the modification of the rules was required since players’ conduct was becoming an issue at the lower level of the game.
Sourav Ganguly has invited batting great Kumar Sangakkara to deliver Jagmohan Dalmiya Memorial Lecture ahead of the India-Sri Lanka Test series in November.
Diego Maradona is set to arrive in Kolkata for a two-day trip and will be felicitated by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. He will also play a charity match with former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly.
The event hosting had come soon after Ganguly had been elevated to the role of president of CAB following the untimely death of Jagmohan Dalmiya in September 2015. Eden Gardens had hosted five matches at last year’s T20 World Cup, including the summit-clash, where West Indies beat England to become champions.
Sourav Ganguly normally prefers riding his BMW, which broke down at Exide crossing. The former India captain was seen getting down from an ordinary yellow taxi outside the premises of the five-star luxury hotel that was delayed by half an hour.
Virat Kohli, who lost the Galle Test in 2015 as captain, has captained in 20 Tests since then and has lost only one. He has won all every series as captain so far but Sourav Ganguly feels that results in South Africa, Australia and England will be yardstick.