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Saurav Ganguly replies to BCCI ombudsman to clear stand on conflict of interest

It is to be noted that Ganguly is the president of Cricket Association of Bengal and also the advisor of Indian Premier League (IPL) team Delhi Capitals.

Apr 08, 2019, 09:01 AM IST

Ajinkya Rahane a 'quality player,' says Sourav Ganguly

While conditions will determine the playing XI in Cape Town on January 5, Ganguly is not averse to trying out Hardik Pandya at No 6, something a lot of experts are sceptical considering his technique in bouncy conditions is not well documented.

Dec 18, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

Day-night Test cricket is inevitable, says Saurav Ganguly

Ganguly's comment came after some reports stated that concerned with poor ticket sales especially during the India- Sri Lanka series opener last month at Eden Gardens, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president has pushed for day-night Test matches at home.

Dec 14, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly likely to be included in BCCI's FTP group

Last Monday, the BCCI general body decided to form a working group that will study the new FTP, where the Indian team plays 81 matches at home across three formats during the five-year-cycle from 2019-2023.

Dec 14, 2017, 19:34 PM IST

Maradona skips 'Diego vs Dada' match due to poor management

Maradona, though, kicked off the match and shook hands with the players and Ganguly.

Dec 12, 2017, 18:04 PM IST

'Judwaa 2' promotions: Saurav Ganguly dancing to ‘Oonchi Hai Building’ is the coolest thing you will watch today

'Judwaa 2' is a remake of 1997 blockbuster 'Judwaa' which featured superstar Salman Khan in the lead. The David Dhawan directorial is slated to release on September 29 this year.

Sep 20, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

Ind vs Aus: Gautam Gambhir praises Steve Smith's men for proving critics wrong by putting a good show

Former India spinner Harbhajan Singh and captain Sourav Ganguly predicted a series sweep for Virat Kohli`s men but the visitors have fought hard and the series is tied at 1-1 with the final test to come.

Mar 22, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

Ind vs Aus 2017: Mitchell Starc's absence cost off-spinners wickets, says Sourav Ganguly

The third Test ended in a draw after the Australian pair of Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb stitched together a match-saving 124-run stand for the fifth wicket in their second innings.

Mar 20, 2017, 21:57 PM IST

I am preparing for Champions Trophy, but present focus is on IPL: Ashish Nehra

Even today with the new ball, I set myself a target of bowling 138 kmph and I have to do that. Speed is not everything but if need be I can crank it upto 140 plus in T20s also

Mar 12, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

India vs Australia: Sourav Ganguly predicts 4-0 clean sweep for Virat Kohli & Co

The first Test begins in Pune on February 23.

Feb 11, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly on India coach selection: Greg Chappell mess-up a one off, won't repeat it again

The former skipper said that he spent a sleepless night yesterday on the eve of coach's interview, somewhat similar to the feeling before his Test debut against England at the Lord's in 1996.

Jun 21, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

I-League stares at uncertainty; all clubs worried

Eight years after its inception, India's leading football competition I-League is facing an uncertain future amid reports that two clubs are shutting shop even as a newly launched Indian Super League gains momentum.

Aug 19, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Balloons, jugglers, acrobats weave mesmerising spell at ISL closing show

Football-shaped balloons were released into the night sky, ball jugglers displayed their silken skills and acrobats showcased feats of extraordinary ability and balance before a capacity crowd at the D.Y. Patil stadium here during the ISL closing ceremony ahead of the final between Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters Saturday.

Dec 20, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

N Srinivasan will contest for BCCI's President post this year too

International Cricket Council (ICC) chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan will contest for Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)'s President post this year as well. As per the rotation policy of the board, currently it's East Zone turn to nominate their representative for BCCI's president.

Aug 27, 2014, 14:43 PM IST

IPL 7 is wide open, says Ganguly

Former India captain Saurav Ganguly feels the seventh Indian Premier League is wide open with the perennial underdogs doing well and the consistent teams faltering for the first time since the T20 tournament began in 2008.

Apr 23, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Tackles fly in on planned India super league

Its backers include some of the biggest names in Indian sport, business and Bollywood who hope it will help the country shed its image as the sleeping giant of world football.

Apr 22, 2014, 09:53 AM IST

Bengal minister wants Sourav Ganguly to head BCCI

West Bengal Sports Minister Madan Mitra Thursday batted for former India captain Sourav Ganguly to take over as the country`s cricket board chief, hours after the Supreme Court proposed cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar as its interim president replacing incumbent N. Srinivasan.

Mar 27, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

Harbhajan set for 100th Test appearance

Set to complete a century of Test appearances, veteran Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh today said he is a "bit nervous" going into the first Test against Australia starting here tomorrow.

Feb 21, 2013, 16:17 PM IST

Saurav Ganguly welcomes Harbhajan Singh recall

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly today welcomed the national selectors` decision to recall off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for the first two Tests of the upcoming series against Australia.

Feb 11, 2013, 21:47 PM IST

Dalmiya likely to remain CAB President

Jagmohan Dalmiya appears to remain in power at the Cricket Association of Bengal for a fifth successive term, sweeping aside the challenge from little-known Samar Paul, the only contest that will mark the 81th annual general meeting here on Thursday

Jul 27, 2012, 18:14 PM IST