Sourav Ganguly turns 47, wishes to pour
NEW DELHI: One of the most successful captains to wear the India jersey Sourav Ganguly He turned 47 today. Popularly known as Dadaist '', Ganguly is known for changing the face of Indian limited cricket, supporting key players, who became superstars and instilled confidence in the team to play a daring cricket brand.
Ganguly, who is currently the president of the Bengal Cricket Association, played 113 test matches for India. He scored 7212 runs, with 16 centuries and 35 half centuries, with an average of 42.17. In the one-day cricket, the left-handed hitter played 311 ODIs and scored 11363 runs, with 22 centuries and 72 half-centuries, averaging 41.02.
Ganguly was the captain of India in 49 tests and for a long time he held the record for being the most successful Indian test captain, with 21 victories, until MS Dhoni and then virat Kohli It was beyond him.
Twitter was flooded with “Happy Birthday Dadaist ” messages.
Happy Birthday to a 56” Captain , Dadaist @SGanguly99 ! 56 inch chest, 8th day of the 7th month, 8*7 = 56 and a World… https://t.co/FiqEipSGh1 - Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) 1562550545000
Happy birthday to a man who brought about a fantastic transition in Indian cricket, a brilliant leader who supported ... https://t.co/mccIuRpdd0 - Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) 1562548173000
Batter, bowler, captain, commentator. A man. Many faces 😎 Happy birthday, @ SGanguly99! 🎉 https://t.co/YHqUTLfPqP - ICC (@ICC) 1562560201000
Many more happy returns of the day @SGanguly99 ! Wish you ever more success and love #HappyBirthday Dadaist https://t.co/qM2qraIFtT - VVS Laxman (@ VVSLaxman281) 1562548979000
Many happy returns of the day dada! The man who changed the face of Indian cricket. @SGanguly99 #HappyBirthday Dadaist https://t.co/DbJmZn6lDO - Pragyan Prayas Ojha (@pragyanojha) 1562549995000
Happy birthday given !!!! You have been the best pillar of Indian cricket! Thanks for your guidance towards the eve ... https://t.co/4Ho33gmOqk - Ishant Sharma (@ImIshant) 1562557667000
OUT OF PLAY KING, CRACK DADA, LEADER of the pack. Legend Legend of happy birthday- @ SGanguly99 given 💯 https://t.co/jAinaydhDt - Shikhar Dhawan (@ SDhawan25) 1562564249000