Saurav Ganguly Biography,Age,Height,Family,Contact Details,and More :-
Now and then arrives a cricketer who alters the appearance of the game. While it reaches the cricket of India, Sourav Ganguly is an individual name who changed the approach the world viewed at the team of India. Some personalities are born as leaders, and Ganguly is that person. When Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni may hog the attention for the performances of India in World Cups, however, this is the man who made a stable base of the team. Sourav Ganguly has identified for smart cricketing of his and vast contribution to cricket in India in a profession riding almost 15 great years.Let us know Saurav Ganguly Biography,Age,Height,Family,Contact Details,and More :-
Quick Stats :-
8th July 1972
Former Indian Cricketer
Behala (Calcutta Earlier),West Bengal,Kolkata
Personal Information :-
Date of Birth
Acting,Comedy and Writing
42 (as of 2020)
Zodiac sign/Sun Sign
St. Michael's Convent School O Levels,and studied from Karachi Grammar School to complete his A Levels.
Grinnell College in USA,Grinnell (1997-2001)
2)The West Bengal's government awarded the Banga Bibhushan Award to Ganguly in 2013.
Majored in computer science and philosophy
He confessed to have a Tattoo on his body but he didn't reveal at which part.
Gyming,Video Games and Writing
Emily V Gordon
Girlfriends,Affairs,Marriage and More :-
In 1997, Ganguly faced strong disapproval by a family not to espouse with Dona Roy. Later offsetting the powerful opposition, in February 1997, he got wedded after the tour of England. Dona Roy is a childhood friend and lover of Ganguly. In 2001, Sana Ganguly born, the daughter of him.
Emily V Gordon
Emily V Gordon
14th July 2007
City Hall in Chicago
Cadbury whole milk with hazelnuts and Any bar containing raisins
Apple,Peaches,Pears and Banana
Beet Juice (Pre-Workout)
Deadlift,Pull Ups and Dumbbells
Money Factor :-
As per the reports, the net worth of his is approximately Rs 99 crore. His compensation from the BCCI has estimated approximately Rs 5 crore, while his advertisements acquire Rs 2 crore. Speaking about his wealth, Ganguly has 5 expensive cars worth Rs 7 crore and has an individual wealth of about Rs 45 crore.
Nirupa and Chandidas Ganguly got 2nd child of them next to Snehashish Ganguly on 8th July 1972. His name was Sourav.
The father of his ran a prosperous business of print. Football was very familiar in Bengal, and Sourav casually commenced playing football.
Saurav’s parents of him did not desire to catch up on sport for a profession because of academics. Though, Snehashish, his elder brother was a cricketer of Bengal and encouraged his brother to establish an occupation in cricket.
He entered in a cricket academy where the batting talent of him was acknowledged. From that time, he has not seemed back.
In 1989, Ganguly had chosen to play for the Bengal team. On another side, his brother omitted from the team in a similar year. The left-hander appeared to the attention after a grand show in the Ranji Trophy in the season of 1990-91.
It is coincidence that India’s 3 captains or should say finest Captains shares their Birthday on same month i.e. July,MS Dhoni 7th July,Saurav Ganguly 8th July and Suni Gavaskar 10th July.
Saurav Ganguly and Smriti Mandhana (Women Cricketer) both are left handed played and has a reason of playing with left hand i.e. because of their brothers.
To take forward Football in West Bengal,Saurav owned a team ATK-Mohun Bagan actually owns by the name Kolkata Games and Sports Pvt. Ltd.which plays in Indian Super League.
Dada Also owns a Restaurant on his name called “Saurav – The Food Pavillion” in Kolkata.
Ganguly began the commentary box after the retirement of his and is an enthusiastic ambassador for the ICC and BCCI. He elected as the CAB’s (Cricket Association of Bengal) president and the editorial board’s president by Wisden India.
Faith on their players,Being a First Captain to represent India as a Captain from East to Becoming BCCI President :-
During 1989 Ranji Trophy Final when he was just 17 years old, Dada scored 100 runs in the final without even playing a single match in the season.
London in England is Saurav’s favorite place to visit,apart from playing in England,he always visit in London Summer.
One of the iconic moment,when Zaheer hit the winning runs in Natwest Series and Dada took off his shirt has inked forever and make Dada feels embarassed sometimes when he talks about his daughter about that incident.
Before Virender Sehwag played for India,everyone was against him but Dada was the one who stood up for him and made him play for India and Viru proving Dada’s right,scored 105 in Test Debut of him batting at No.6 position and later asked him to Open the innings.
MS Dhoni one of the finest captain of India who carried the legacy of Captaincy from Dada,scored 180+ against Pakistan when Saurav asked him to play at no.3 sacrificing his position for him as he had a firm believe on him.
Saurav Feels proud of himself and for MS Dhoni coming from the States where Indian team didn’t use to have players from but MS Dhoni and Saurav Ganguly became one of the finest Captains for the country.
Australia was one of the finest team of its era and Dada was also the one loved playing against Australia as evaluating Team’s performance.
Sharing Dressing room with God of Cricket Sachin Tendulkar and Runs in International Cricket :-
Sachin the God of cricket has been watched by Saurav Ganguly closely since the age of 14 from playing in camps to playing for India.
Recalling one the incident when India lost to West Indies chasing 120 in Barbados under Sachin Captaincy,Sachin cried alot in dressing room.
Saurav and Sachin Tendulkar shares the same dressing room,Sachin used to make Dada scares at night when he every night would do Sleepwalk.
He became the 39th BCCI President on 23rd October.2019.
Famously recognized as ‘Dada’ whole across the world, 113 Test matches have been played by Ganguly and accumulated 7212 runs with 35 fifties and 16 hundred. He additionally has 32 wickets Test to his name being a right-arm average speed bowler.
In ODIs, 311 matches played by him and obtained 11363 runs that give him the 2nd most leading run-getter under ODIs toward India. It covers 72 fifties and 22 centuries.