”The rumors doing rounds about Mr Sourav Ganguly stepping down from the post of BCCI President are factually incorrect,” BCCI secretary Jay Shah said in a statement issued to PTI.
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After the white-ball series against the West Indies concludes in Kolkata on February 20, India will host Sri Lanka for three T20Is and two Tests scheduled for late February and early March.
Ganguly is double vaccinated and has been travelling extensively, taking part in all professional activities.
On Thursday, Kohli announced via a statement that he will be quitting as the T20I skipper after the men’s T20 World Cup in Oman and the UAE in October and November.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has written to the ICC seeking a Dispute Resolution Committee (DRC) verdict on the fate of the cancelled match that was to be played at Old Trafford, Manchester. The ICC is yet to comment on the matter.
The BCCI sprang a surprise when it announced on Wednesday that Dhoni will be the team mentor for the T20 World Cup beginning on October 17.
During the show, Sourav Ganguly requested Amitabh to switch roles and sit on the hotseat and answer some of the questions.
The 2021 IPL was postponed this week after multiple Covid-19 cases emerged within the tournament’s bio-bubbles in Ahmedabad and New Delhi.
Describing ricebran oil as one of the world’s most healthy oils, he noted that the oil contains natural antioxidants. Gama Oryzonal present in ricebran oil reduces bad cholesterol and improves lipid profile, the Deputy CEO added.
“Sourav Ganguly is fit and he can get back to normal life as it was. He can be discharged tomorrow,” Dr Shetty said. Ganguly had three blocked coronary arteries and a stent was inserted in one to remove the blockage.
Reports said that the advertisement featuring Ganguly has been removed across platforms and the agency behind the brand is looking into the issue.
The BCCI Secretary’s XI scored 128/3 while batting first, with Jaydev Shah scoring 38 and former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin scoring 37 off 22 balls. Ganguly’s solitary wicket of the match was that of Shah.
“You have done so much…You can rest in peace,” Ganguly said in a tweet hours after the 85-year-old Bengali actor breathed his last at Kolkata’s Belle Vue Hospital on Sunday afternoon.
The IPL 2020 edition was initially scheduled to be played in March but following the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus, it was postponed indefinitely.
The new series of commercials will run across live cricket both on Star Sports Television and Hotstar.
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the BCCI has been forced to stage IPL 13 in the UAE from September 19 to November 10 this year.
Under his captaincy, India registered a 3-2 series victory in West Indies and a 2-0 win over Bangladesh in ODIs and a 2-0 T20I series win in Zimbabwe.
Dhoni has turned up for the country till now in 350 ODIs, 90 Tests and 98 T20Is while affecting a staggering 829 dismissals behind the stumps.
Ganguly said that the best IPL teams are always those that allow players and team management a free hand in handling the team.
“Asia Cup has been cancelled,” Ganguly said during an Instagram chat with Vikrant Gupta.
Mumbai: Former India pacer Zaheer Khan might have started his career under Sourav Ganguly, but he went on to become a star under the leadership of M.S. Dhoni and the former pacer feels that there was a lot of similarity in the way two of Indias most successful captains functioned.[Read More…]
Rumour mills suggest that Karan’s team is now looking out for the lead actor and, Hrithik Roshan has been approached for the same.
Ganguly also brought out his own example and how he made a comeback to the team when everyone though he was finished.
The former India captain was also offered the post of IPL Chairman, but it is being said that Ganguly turned down the offer at around 6 p.m. on Sunday.
Speaking on the poor show by Jason Holder-led West Indes side in the series, where they were whitewashed 0-2, Ganguly said the hosts lacked application.