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Sourav Chandidas Ganguly commonly known as Dada. He is an Indian cricket administrator, commentator, and former cricketer/captain for the Indian national team and the current president for BCCI. In 2019, he was elected as a president for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Ganguly was a top-order left-handed batsman and occasionally, he bowled right-arm medium. Ganguly was the most aggressive batsman and regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the cricket world.
Ganguly was born into a rich family on 8 July 1972 Behala, Calcutta, West Bengal, India. His father’s name is Chandidas and his mother’s name is Nirupa Ganguly. His father Chandidas ran a flourishing print business and was one of the richest men in the city and his mother was a housewife. He is the youngest son of his parents. He has an elder brother, Snehasish Ganguly, who is an Indian former first-class cricketer. But, he did not play international cricket. In early life, Ganguly had a great passion to play cricket and his brother Snehasish supported him too much.
Test debut: The prince of Calcutta made his Test career debut on 20 – 24 June 1996 at Lord`s against England. On that match, he scored 131 runs by 20 fours from 301 balls in first innings, and the match was drawn.
Last Test: He played the last Test on 6 -10 November 2008 at Nagpur against Australia. On that match, he scored 85 runs by 8 fours and 1 six from 153 balls in the first innings and 0 runs from 1 ball in the second innings, and India won by 172 runs.
ODI debut: Ganguly made his One Day International debut against West Indies on 11 January 1992 at Brisbane. On that match, he scored 3 runs from 13 balls and West Indies won by 6 wickets with 9 balls remaining.
Last ODI: He played his last One Day International on 15 November 2007 at Gwalior against Pakistan. On that match, he scored 5 runs from 5 balls and India won by 6 wickets with 21 balls remaining.
Sourav Ganguly-Height, age, girlfriend, wife, net worth, and more
|Full Name||Sourav Chandidas Ganguly|
|Celebrated name||Sourav Ganguly|
|Nickname||Dada, Prince of Calcutta, Maharaj, God of the Off Sides, The Warrior Prince|
|Birth Date||8 July 1972|
|Birth Place||Behala, Calcutta, West Bengal, India|
|Age in 2020||48|
|School||St. Xavier`s Collegiate School Kolkata, West Bengal|
|Educational Qualification||Not known|
|Mailing Address||Not known|
|Phone Number||Not known|
|Profession||Former Indian Cricketer|
Current President of BCCI
|Nature on Field||Aggressive|
|Likes to play against||Australia|
|Girlfriends/ Affairs||Dona Ganguly|
|Married Date/ Year||1997|
|Net Worth||$55.5 million|
|Hobbies||Listening to music|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
Sourav Ganguly Favorites-Foods, Cricketer & more
|Favorite Foods||Alu Posto, Chingri Macher Malaikari, Biriyani|
|Favorite Cricketer||David Gower, Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favorite Sports||Cricket and Football|
|Favorite Musician||Not Known|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||London|