Former Indian Cricket Captain, Sourav Ganguly turns 46 today. Also, affectionately known as “Dada”, he was born on 8th July 1972. Also Read - India vs England: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly Confirms The Venue of Pink-Ball Test
Ganguly is one of Indian Cricket’s most iconic personalities. He led India to several victories abroad. Also Read - BCCI President Sourav Ganguly Reveals When Indian Domestic Cricket Season Will Start
His most notable achievements were leading India to World Cup Finals 2003 and he was also India’s second-highest ODI run scorer. Also Read - India Tour of Australia 2020-21: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly's Request For Shorter Quarantine in Down Under Likely to be Rejected by Cricket Australia
Here are some of the records held by Sourav Ganguly –
1000+ ODI Runs in a Calendar Year: 6 Times
1000+Winning Cause ODI Runs in a Calendar Year : 3 Times
Most ODI Runscorer in the World in 1997, 1999 and 2000
1000+ Runs in ICC WC
Ganguly also has a keen interest in football and co-owns Kolkata’s Indian Super League Franchise, Atletico de Kolkata.
Twitterati wishes ‘The Price of Kolkata’ a very happy birthday..