Virender Sehwag said that he oversaw then-coach Greg Chappell typing the infamous mail to BCCI and informed Saurav Ganguly about it.
Citing the example of the “successful” Indian Premier League, former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday batted for corporate support and professionalism in Indian sports.
Saurav Ganguly backed Steve Smith, saying he sympathised with the former Australian captain and believed that whatever happened in the Cape Town Test was not cheating.
Steve Smith has been banned for one Test by the ICC for his role in a plot that saw team-mate Cameron Bancroft tamper with the ball by using yellow sticky tape.
Sourav Ganguly said on Wednesday that Cheteshwar Pujara is as good as Virat Kohli and is someone who goes “unnoticed”.
Sourav Ganguly batted for more raise in pay structure of domestic cricketers after the BCCI gave a reasonable hike recently.
Ajinkya Rahane said that India’s bowling performance in South Africa will be a big boost to team’s confidence ahead of the tour of England.
Nidahas Trophy final witnessed brilliant performances from Sachin Tendulkar and Sri Lanka’s Aravinda de Silva. While Sachin won Man of the Match, de Silva was named the Player of the series.
Stating that Virat Kohli is a class player, Ganguly maintained that he has tremendous faith in him and reiterated that the Delhi lad can take Indian cricket to the next level.
Sourav Ganguly said that he was told that MS Dhoni was still a ticket collector for the Indian Railways when India were playing the 2003 World Cup final against Australia.
Mohammad Kaif made the revelation after a fan asked him a question on Twitter on how England cricketers sledged him during the historic run chase where he scored a match-winning 87.
Sourav Ganguly says he decided to ignore all warnings by Ian Chappell and Sunil Gavaskar and followed his instincts on the appointment of Greg Chappell as India coach.
Sourav Ganguly said international cricket cannot survive without the Twenty20 format, after being asked about hectic schedule and players burnout.
Ganguly and Saurashtra CA boss Madhukar Worah wrote to BCCI on Friday about some practical difficulties in incorporating all Lodha-recommended reforms.
Sourav Ganguly has expressed surprise over South Africa’s team selection in the recently concluded ODI series against India and the T20I series which begins at Johannesburg.