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Sourav Ganguly


The women's IPL is very much on, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly

August 02, 2020 1:08 pm

According to BCCI sources, the women's Challenger is likely to be held during the last phase of the Indian Premier League (IPL) like last year, i.e; the first week of November.

Sangakkara backs Ganguly for ICC top post, says 'astute brain' makes him suitable candidate

July 26, 2020 11:34 am

Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the ICC chairman's post, saying the BCCI president's "astute cricket brain" and vast experience as an administrator make him a "very suitable" candidate for the role.

Sourav Ganguly tests negative for COVID-19

July 25, 2020 7:47 pm

Sourav Ganguly has been in home quarantine for more than a week after his elder brother Snehasish Ganguly had tested positive for the contagious disease.

'Drinks too much Coke': How Sourav Ganguly's elevation to vice-captaincy had been blocked

July 24, 2020 8:12 am

Sourav Ganguly drank 'too much coke' for him to be India vice-captain, the then-coach had said, says former East Zone selector Ashok Malhotra. Malhotra also says the then-BCCI President, in an unprecedented step, had walked into a selection meeting and blocked Ganguly's elevation.

Sourav Ganguly was the catalyst, Virat Kohli has taken India to another level: David Lloyd

July 22, 2020 6:04 pm

Former England left-hander David Lloyd was also all praise for Ben Stokes and put him in the list of great all-rounders such as Gary Sobers, Ian Botham, Andrew Flintoff and Kapil Dev.

BCCI meet today: Focus on Jay Shah

July 17, 2020 2:20 pm

Nominee of the CAG in the council, Alka Bharadwaj has already objected to Shah’s presence at the meeting, arguing that the latter should go into a cooling-off after completing his term, as per the Lodha Committee recommendation.

Snehashish Ganguly tests positive for Covid-19

July 16, 2020 3:44 pm

Snehasish’s Covid positive result might place all his family members including Sourav under observation/self-isolation through contact tracing protocols. It is learnt that Sourav celebrated his birthday on July 8 with all his family members.

Sourav Ganguly to Virat Kohli: 'I expect you to win in Australia'

July 14, 2020 8:15 pm

The last time Virat Kohli's team visited Australia, they forged history as India won the series 2-1, becoming the first Asian nation to win a Test series in the country.

'Speaks volumes about Dada': Sourav Ganguly's epic celebration at Lord's draws applause

July 13, 2020 3:46 pm

Graeme Smith had earlier recommended the name of his former opponent and BCCI’s head Sourav Ganguly to be ICC’s next chief. 

'What does he know of India's toughness?': Sunil Gavaskar slams Nasser Hussain for 'nice team' comment

July 13, 2020 10:19 am

"It’s about time the TV guys stopped using head-nodders and use people who will stand up and counter this bullying." - Sunil Gavaskar lashes out at suggestion that India were a 'weak' team before Sourav Ganguly took over.


Sourav Ganguly takes charge as 39th BCCI President

October 24, 2019 7:02 am

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday officially took over as the 39th President of the BCCI, becoming the biggest name to head the world’s richest cricket board.

Sourav Ganguly's birthday gift: A sculpture of the former India skipper

July 09, 2015 12:03 pm

Celebrating his 43rd birthday, Sourav Ganguly unveiled a sculpture of his own.

India celebrates Vijaya Dashami

October 03, 2014 4:09 pm

People continue to celebrate Durga Puja across India on the last day of the festival.