Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly:
Former Indian captain and president of Board of Control for Cricket in India, Sourav Ganguly is celebrating his 49th birthday on Jul 8, Thursday and Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly.
Wishes showered for him on tweeter on special great of a Sourabh Ganguly.
Fans called him by the name ‘Dada’ and he is also known by the tittle Maharaja of Indian Cricket.
While showing his performance through bat he was frequently through the off side and because that people start calling him God of the Off Side.
He has proved himself one of the leading batsman of the world and best captains of Indian Cricket team.
He played first international match of his career in 1992 against West Indies but he was not able to perform well as he managed to make only 3 runs.
He again got the chance to play in national team against England in 1996 and he performed brilliantly. He smashed century and became the third cricketer to score century at
While playing the same series, partnership of Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly contributed 255 runs and this became the highest partnership of that time for India against any country, outside India.
Amazing performance of Ganguly made him rising star of cricket world. He gained lot of fame after achieving such records in the series.
In 1999 World Cup while playing against Sri Lanka, Ganguly smashed 183 runs in 158 balls with the help of 17 fours and 7 sixes. Performing extremely well he registered second highest score in history of World Cup as well as highest score by an India in World Cup at that time.
His ferocity and energy made him one of the most popular cricketers of that time.
In 2000, Ganguly got the opportunity to become captain and he worked as a perfect leader. Under his leadership, team India reached the final of the World Cup in 2003. Ganguly registered the record of being most successful Indian Test captain overseas as team India won 11 matches out of 28 under his leadership.
In 2005, he was dropped as the captain of the team because of poor performance and disputes with former coach of team India, Greg Chappell.
However, he made comeback and again performed tremendously well.
Although he took retirement, but he is still vital part of cricket world.
He worked as President of the Cricket association of Bengal from 2015 to 2019.
In October, 2019 he was assigned a big responsibility as he became President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.
On special day of Ganguly ICC remember the records and achievements made by him and posted a tweet for the legend.
Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly and here is the tweet of ICC :
🔸 Third-fastest to 10,000 ODI runs
🏏 Highest individual score for India at the Men’s @cricketworldcup – 183
🌟 Captained India to 11 wins in 28 overseas Tests
— ICC (@ICC) July 8, 2021
On birthday of great former cricketer, fans and cricketers extend their warm wishes for him on twitter.Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly.
Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly and here are some tweet:
Manoj Tiwary posted a video and wished good heath for Ganguly.
— MANOJ TIWARY (@tiwarymanoj) July 8, 2021
Navdeep Saini also extended his blessings.
Wish you a very Happy Birthday @SGanguly99 sir 🥳🥳 Stay Blessed
— Navdeep Saini (@navdeepsaini96) July 8, 2021
Kuldeep Yadav thanked the star of cricket for his contribution along with wishes.
— Kuldeep yadav (@imkuldeep18) July 8, 2021
Dinesh Kartik remembers support and captaincy of Ganguly at the time of his first debut.
— DK (@DineshKarthik) July 8, 2021
Chetan Sharma wished him a good future ahead.
Birthday wishes @SGanguly99
Have a great year ahead.
— Chetan Sharma (@chetans1987) July 8, 2021
Wasim Jaffer appreciated the great captain along with birthday wishes for him.
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) July 8, 2021
Virendra Sehwag wished Ganguly good health and good spirit in upcoming years of his life.
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) July 8, 2021
Rahul Sharma also wished the legend and the skipper.
— Rahul Sharma (@ImRahulSharma3) July 8, 2021
Pragyan Ojha wished him health and happiness in upcoming years of life.
— Pragyan Ojha (@pragyanojha) July 8, 2021
Suresh Raina stated that Indian cricket will be grateful to him always as he has brought best in everything he has done and his passion is motivation for others players also.
My best wishes to you dada @SGanguly99 The Indian cricket will forever be grateful to you, thank you for bringing out the best in everything! Your passion towards cricket will always be an inspiration for generations to come! #HappyBirthdayDada
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) July 8, 2021
Laxmi Ratan Shukla found himself quite fortunate to have his guidance.
Many many Happy returns of the day @SGanguly99 DADA🙏🎂🏏 I am fortunate enough that I have got your guidance and have grown up following you 🙏🤝🏏😀 #SouravGangulyBirthday @BCCI @CabCricket pic.twitter.com/gwECVZ34V2
— Laxmi Ratan Shukla (@Lshukla6) July 8, 2021
As wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly , VVS Laxman also wished him joy in future years.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) July 8, 2021
Wishes are pouring in on 49th birthday of Ganguly , teamcric also wish him good health , happiness , prosperity and lot of success in upcoming years of his life. May he keep shining as star in world of cricket.