Articles about Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly is the President of Cricket Association of Bengal and a former Indian Cricketer. People also call him ‘Dada’. He is appointed by the Supreme Court as one of the four members of the Indian Premier League's Governing Council in 2016. He was nicknamed as ‘God of the Off Side’ because of his outstanding off-side stroke play. https://twitter.com/sganguly99

Questions will be raised if IPL replaces T20 WC: Inzamam-ul-Haq

06 Jul 2020

Questions will be raised if IPL replaces T20 WC: Inzamam-ul-Haq

Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq doesn't support the idea of staging the Indian Premier League if the T20 World Cup gets postponed.

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

05 Jul 2020

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

Former New Zealand batsman John Wright was the first foreign coach appointed by the Indian team management.

Virat Kohli under 'conflict of interest' scanner: Reports

05 Jul 2020

Virat Kohli under 'conflict of interest' scanner: Reports

India skipper Virat Kohli's positions have been questioned by Sanjeev Gupta in a mail to Ethics Officer D.K. Jain.

Shashank Manohar steps down as ICC Chairman

01 Jul 2020

Shashank Manohar steps down as ICC Chairman

Shashank Manohar has stepped down as the Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

ICC set to discuss nomination process for next chairman

24 Jun 2020

ICC set to discuss nomination process for next chairman

The International Cricket Council (ICC) board members are set to discuss nomination process for its next chairman, via a video-conference on Thursday.

Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain: Gautam Gambhir

22 Jun 2020

Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain: Gautam Gambhir

Former opener Gautam Gambhir feels Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain and batsman in the history of Indian cricket.

Australian cricketers could play IPL if T20 WC gets called-off

21 Jun 2020

Australian cricketers could play IPL if T20 WC gets called-off

David Warner said that Australian players will likely feature in the Indian Premier League, if the T20 World Cup gets canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Sourav Ganguly's family members tested positive for COVID-19

20 Jun 2020

Sourav Ganguly's family members tested positive for COVID-19

Family members of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) secretary Snehasish Ganguly tested positive for COVID-19, the state health department confirmed on Friday.

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

16 Jun 2020

Staging T20 World Cup unrealistic amid COVID-19 pandemic: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings has said this year's ICC T20 World Cup amid the coronavirus pandemic seems "unrealistic" as it will be difficult to fly in 16 teams to the country.

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

15 Jun 2020

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed discontent with reports about Sri Lanka hosting the impending Asia Cup edition.

'Ponting acted like umpire', Harbhajan talks about controversial SCG Test

14 Jun 2020

'Ponting acted like umpire', Harbhajan talks about controversial SCG Test

Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh opened up on the infamous 'Monkeygate' Test, which was marred by several umpiring errors.

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

11 Jun 2020

BCCI working on all options to stage IPL 2020: Ganguly

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is hoping to host the Indian Premier League (IPL) behind closed doors this year.

Danish Kaneria backs Sourav Ganguly for ICC president role

07 Jun 2020

Danish Kaneria backs Sourav Ganguly for ICC president role

Former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria has backed Sourav Ganguly for the role of ICC chairman.

Top four spin bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

07 Jun 2020

Top four spin bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

Spin bowling has been the most decorated art in the longest format.

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

06 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

Ajinkya Rahane has been the core of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he burst on to international circuit.

Rohit Sharma nominated for prestigious  Khel Ratna Award

31 May 2020

Rohit Sharma nominated for prestigious Khel Ratna Award

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Saturday, nominated Rohit Sharma for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

27 May 2020

ICC to shift T20 World Cup from India?

The ongoing battle between International Cricket Council (ICC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seems to have taken an ugly turn.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

25 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa recently expressed his concern after being unable to participate in the overseas leagues.

BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

22 May 2020

BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to allow participation in foreign leagues.

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

22 May 2020

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly appears as front runner in the race of ICC chairman post.

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

21 May 2020

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

India and South Africa may indulge in a three-match T20I series in late August, subject to government clearance from both countries amid the coronavirus pandemic.

India unlikely to play five Tests against Australia

15 May 2020

India unlikely to play five Tests against Australia

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly feels adding another Test in India's upcoming tour Down Under will not be possible.

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

13 May 2020

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

Australian legend Greg Chappell believes Test cricket is sustained only by the top-ranked nations, otherwise it will perish soon.

BCCI clears dues of physically disabled cricketers

03 May 2020

BCCI clears dues of physically disabled cricketers

The players and support staff members of India's physically disabled cricket team received their dues from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

30 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma celebrates his 33rd birthday today.

'I had also removed my jersey', Yuvraj on NatWest final

19 Apr 2020

'I had also removed my jersey', Yuvraj on NatWest final

The 2002 NatWest series victory in England marked the beginning of India's golden period under Sourav Ganguly.

158* in IPL opener changed my life forever: Brendon McCullum

18 Apr 2020

158* in IPL opener changed my life forever: Brendon McCullum

April 18 marked the beginning of an astonishing era for T20 cricket.

#ThisDayThatYear: MS Dhoni announces his arrival with a blistering ton

05 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: MS Dhoni announces his arrival with a blistering ton

On April 5, 2005, Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck his maiden international hundred in an ODI against Pakistan at Visakhapatnam.

Sourav Ganguly helps feed 20,000 people at ISKCON Kolkata Centre

04 Apr 2020

Sourav Ganguly helps feed 20,000 people at ISKCON Kolkata Centre

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly helped the ISKCON Kolkata Centre feed a total number of 20,000 people in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

Sachin Tendulkar shares details of video call with PM Modi

03 Apr 2020

Sachin Tendulkar shares details of video call with PM Modi

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes India will face a stern challenge after the countrywide lockdown ends on April 14.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sourav Ganguly urges citizens to stay indoors

03 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Sourav Ganguly urges citizens to stay indoors

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly highlighted the importance of social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Ganguly supported me more than Dhoni and Kohli: Yuvraj Singh

01 Apr 2020

Ganguly supported me more than Dhoni and Kohli: Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh opened up on his 19-year-old career, stating that Sourav Ganguly supported him more than MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli.

'No decision on Asia Cup 2020 yet', says Ehsan Mani

31 Mar 2020

'No decision on Asia Cup 2020 yet', says Ehsan Mani

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Ehsan Mani has cleared the air regarding the upcoming Asia Cup.

No salaries for players if IPL gets called-off: BCCI official

31 Mar 2020

No salaries for players if IPL gets called-off: BCCI official

The players who were signed up for the upcoming IPL edition, may be deprived of the salaries if season gets redundant.

#ThisDayThatYear: Little Master crosses the 10,000-run mark in ODIs

31 Mar 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Little Master crosses the 10,000-run mark in ODIs

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar owns a plethora of records in international cricket when it comes to batting.

IPL 2020 will be called-off, says an official

30 Mar 2020

IPL 2020 will be called-off, says an official

The Indian Premier League now faces a serious threat of cancelation as the coronavirus outburst continues to rise frantically.

Harbhajan Singh not thinking about cricket, IPL amid coronavirus outbreak

29 Mar 2020

Harbhajan Singh not thinking about cricket, IPL amid coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus pandemic has crippled the world with over 30,000 deaths reported so far.

ICC board discusses contingency plan for upcoming tournaments

28 Mar 2020

ICC board discusses contingency plan for upcoming tournaments

The ICC board members had a formal discussion about the impact of coronavirus pandemic on some of the marquee tournaments, in a meeting on Friday.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

27 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

Cricket great Sachin Tendulkar joined the list of Indian athletes to come forward and donate money in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sourav Ganguly gives update on IPL 2020

24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Sourav Ganguly gives update on IPL 2020

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly still believes there is still no certainty regarding the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League.