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Virender Sehwag informed Sourav Ganguly about Greg Chappell's mail to BCCI

Virender Sehwag informed Sourav Ganguly about Greg Chappell's mail to BCCI

Virender Sehwag was the first to know about the then-coach Greg Chappell's infamous e-mail against Sourav Ganguly during the 2005 Zimbabwe tour, the dashing former India opener revealed on Friday.

Apr 21, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
I sympathise with Steve Smith, he is not a cheat: Sourav Ganguly

I sympathise with Steve Smith, he is not a cheat: Sourav Ganguly

Former India skipper Saurav Ganguly on Wednesday backed Steve Smith, saying he sympathised with the former Australian captain and believed that whatever happened in the Cape Town Test was not cheating.

Apr 04, 2018, 22:37 PM IST
What Steve Smith did was 'absolute stupidity': Sourav Ganguly

What Steve Smith did was 'absolute stupidity': Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Monday slammed Australian cricket team's "win at all cost" attitude and said that the ball tampering plot hatched by Steven Smith and his players in the Test against South Africa was an act of sheer stupidity.

Mar 26, 2018, 23:25 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara is as important as Virat Kohli in Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

Cheteshwar Pujara is as important as Virat Kohli in Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

Virat Kohli may be the most valuable Indian cricketer at the moment but former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said Cheteshwar Pujara is equally good and is someone who goes "unnoticed".

Mar 21, 2018, 22:49 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar leads birthday wishes for Saina Nehwal

Sachin Tendulkar leads birthday wishes for Saina Nehwal

Indian badminton ace Sain Nehwal turned 28 on Saturday and many personages took to Twitter to wish her. 

Mar 17, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Eden Gardens to host T20 against West Indies on November 4

Eden Gardens to host T20 against West Indies on November 4

The one-off Twenty 20 International during West Indies' tour of India later this year will be held on November 4 at Eden Gardens, Cricket Association of Bengal President Sourav Ganguly said on Saturday.

Mar 17, 2018, 17:18 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly wants more hike in match fees of domestic cricketers

Sourav Ganguly wants more hike in match fees of domestic cricketers

The left-handed batsman was speaking after BCCI CEO Rahul Johri said that the focus of the contracts was domestic cricketers.

Mar 10, 2018, 21:58 PM IST
South Africa performance will be a boost for India during the England Tour: Ajinkya Rahane

South Africa performance will be a boost for India during the England Tour: Ajinkya Rahane

India, for the first time, managed to take all the 60 wickets in the three Tests, posing problems to the South Africans. Rahane says if his team can replicate the performance in England, India will stand a good chance of turning things around in difficult English conditions.

Mar 10, 2018, 21:31 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly praises Virat Kohli for ensuring MS Dhoni doesn't lose relevance

Sourav Ganguly praises Virat Kohli for ensuring MS Dhoni doesn't lose relevance

Sourav Ganguly has appreciated Virat Kohli's efforts to make MS Dhoni feel at home after the former leader handed the captaincy across all formats to the current captain for grooming purposes.

Mar 02, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
Wish I had MS Dhoni in my 2003 World Cup team: Sourav Ganguly

Wish I had MS Dhoni in my 2003 World Cup team: Sourav Ganguly

Between Kapil Dev's 1983 World Cup win and 2011, the closest an India captain came to winning the trophy was in 2003 when Sourav Ganguly & Co reached the final in South Africa. Fifteen years from that defeat, Ganguly has come up with his autobiography 'A Century Is Not Enough', in which he rued not having MS Dhoni in his 2003 World Cup team. 

Mar 01, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
Ian Chappell had doubts over Greg Chappell's choice as India coach: Sourav Ganguly

Ian Chappell had doubts over Greg Chappell's choice as India coach: Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly was in awe of Chappell prior to his appointment and even embarked on a secret trip to Australia in 2003.

Feb 26, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Without T20s, cricket cannot survive: Sourav Ganguly

Without T20s, cricket cannot survive: Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday batted for Twenty20 tournaments and said without it, the game of cricket could not survive.

Feb 23, 2018, 18:53 PM IST
Lodha recommendations not implemented due to time constraints: Sourav Ganguly to BCCI

Lodha recommendations not implemented due to time constraints: Sourav Ganguly to BCCI

BCCI secretary Amitabh Chaudhary had recently sent a mail to all state associations enquiring about the constitution change, and informed that 13 units have decided to comply and filed an affidavit with regards to the same.

Feb 23, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
This is not just a purple patch for Virat Kohli, this is genuine greatness: Sourav Ganguly

This is not just a purple patch for Virat Kohli, this is genuine greatness: Sourav Ganguly

Virat Kohli's current purple patch has left a great many former players bedazzled and Sourav Ganguly, a great captain himself in his playing days, believes the 29-year-old's run with the bat is unprecedented as far as Indian batsmen are concerned.

Feb 21, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
What fans replied when Irfan Pathan asked for 'reasons behind rise of Indian cricket'

What fans replied when Irfan Pathan asked for 'reasons behind rise of Indian cricket'

He may not be in the frame for a return to Team India and not also part of the coming Indian Premier League season, but allrounder Irfan Pathan stays connected to his fans on microblogging site Twitter.

Feb 21, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
Virender Sehwag: Virat Kohli is an upgraded version of Sourav Ganguly

Virender Sehwag: Virat Kohli is an upgraded version of Sourav Ganguly

India captain Virat Kohli has attracted praise from the legendary Virender Sehwag following the team's ODI series win in South Africa earlier this week. 

Feb 16, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
Icy cool shots: Vintage Virender Sehwag floors Sourav Ganguly with bat and words

Icy cool shots: Vintage Virender Sehwag floors Sourav Ganguly with bat and words

Virender Sehwag doesn't seem to have lost any of his touch that used to take the breath of cricket fans away when the former India opener intimidated bowlers with his free-flowing strokes. The Nawab of Najafgarh brought memories of those days back at the St Moritz Ice Challenge on Wednesday, hitting 62 runs off just 31 balls.

Feb 09, 2018, 13:36 PM IST
What next for India's U-19 World Cup winners? Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly advise

What next for India's U-19 World Cup winners? Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly advise

Cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly have emphasised on smooth transition of the Under-19 World Cup winning players, who impressed with their discipline and controlled aggression during their victorious campaign.

Feb 04, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
When Sourav Ganguly disguised as a Sardar to attend Durga Puja

When Sourav Ganguly disguised as a Sardar to attend Durga Puja

 Ganguly has described the incident in his upcoming book "A Century Is Not Enough". 

Feb 02, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly makes fresh revelations on the infamous Greg Chappell saga

Sourav Ganguly makes fresh revelations on the infamous Greg Chappell saga

Their public spat is now more than a decade old; but for former Indian cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly, the bitter fallout with former coach Greg Chappell is something that he still finds difficult to forget. 

Jan 25, 2018, 21:46 PM IST