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Head coach Ravi Shastri shouldn't need a re-appointment, feels Sourav Ganguly

But the trio of Kapil Dev, Santha Rangaswamy and Anshuman Gaekwad had resigned after being issued notices and a senior BCCI functionary had said that the matter ended with the resignations.

Oct 18, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Former teammates to grace dinner in Sourav Ganguly's honour on October 25

A special dinner will be organised by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on October 25 to celebrate Sourav Ganguly becoming the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President.

Oct 18, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

Never thought India could defeat Pakistan till Sourav Ganguly became captain: Shoaib Akhtar

Akhtar, 44, hailed the 47-year-old Ganguly's cricketing knowledge and he said the former skipper has an eye for scouting talent. He also highlighted Ganguly's struggle during his playing days. Ganguly had to sit out of the team for a long time after a rift with the then coach Gregg Chappell.

Oct 16, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

No BCCI deal, not planning to join politics: Sourav Ganguly

Talking to media, Sourav Ganguly said that there were similar rumours when he met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee but he did not join her party.

Oct 15, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly's top priority as BCCI chief: Bringing normalcy, sorting out conflict of interest

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Monday said that bringing normalcy and sorting out conflict of interest issue from the Indian cricket will be his top priority as the chief of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Oct 14, 2019, 19:01 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly admits BCCI chief a challenging position

At the end of the day, Ganguly was leading the race to be the next BCCI President, while ex-India batsman Brijesh Patel is touted to bag the position of IPL Chairman.

Oct 14, 2019, 10:06 AM IST

Ex-India captain Sourav Ganguly to be named new BCCI president: Sources

The BCCI elections is scheduled to take place on October 23. Currently, CK Khanna is the acting board President.

Oct 14, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

Gautam Gambhir lauds Virat Kohli's Test captaincy, calls him better than Sourav Ganguly, MS Dhoni

Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir lauded India skipper Virat Kohli' test captaincy after the latter successfully led India towards their 11th-straight Test series win at home on Sunday.

Oct 13, 2019, 22:17 PM IST

Hurt by BCCI Ethics Officer's notice, Shantha Rangaswamy resigns from Kapil Dev-led CAC

The legal team of the BCCI under the Committee of Administrators had given the trio a green light to be a part of the CAC and appoint the new head coach of the Indian team.
 

Sep 29, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly elected CAB President unopposed

Former India captain Ganguly will thus stay on as the President of the CAB, till at least July 2020 before entering a `cooling off period` as per the BCCI constitution.

Sep 26, 2019, 22:27 PM IST

Direct BCCI to ensure Sourav Ganguly relinquishes his interests: Ethics Officer

Jain has given the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president the benefit of doubt, but has also gone on to explain that he must not hold more than one position.
 

Sep 13, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly backs Rohit Sharma for Test opener's role

Rohit had a great run in the recently concluded World Cup 2019, where he slammed five hundreds.

Sep 05, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly hails Virat Kohli as a 'tremendous' captain

He also said that rookie stumper Rishabh Pant (21) is a special player and India should be patient with him. 

Aug 31, 2019, 19:41 PM IST

Virat Kohli on verge of surpassing MS Dhoni to become India's most successful Test captain

A win in the second Test, starting at Sabina Park on Friday, will take Kohli's number of Test victories as captain to 28 - the most by any Indian captain.
 

Aug 29, 2019, 15:34 PM IST

Good pitches will help revive Test cricket: Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar said that the performances of the individuals garnering interest showed that it is only good cricket that can bring crowds to Test matches. 
 

Aug 25, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Virat Kohli can score 75-80 tons in ODI cricket: Wasim Jaffer

Kohli scored his first century in 11 innings on Sunday in India's second ODI against West Indies and that took his career tally to 42.

Aug 12, 2019, 23:22 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly surprised over non-inclusion of Shubman Gill, Ajinkya Rahane in ODI squad

Many people expressed their displeasure over the omission of Gill from the squads as the player has been in good form in the recently concluded five-match unofficial ODI series between India A and West Indies A.

Jul 24, 2019, 08:20 AM IST

New panel to be formed for appointment of Indian cricket team's head coach

The new CAC will be monitored by the COA and will appoint the new head coach of the Indian Cricket team.

Jul 18, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the swashbuckling player who excelled like none other on the cricket field

Having played in 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20Is, Dhoni has not just been the best captain for the Men in Blue, but is also one of the leading run scorers in ODIs with more than 10,700 runs in his kitty at an average of 50.58.

Jul 12, 2019, 22:57 PM IST

Virender Sehwag sends birthday wishes to Sourav Ganguly, 'captain with 56-inch chest'

Virender Sehwag has time and again praised Sourav Ganguly's cricketing as well as leadership skills.

Jul 08, 2019, 13:11 PM IST