Former captain of Indian Cricket Team and the ‘Dada’ of the nation Sourav Ganguly today turned 48. Fans took to their social media and started trending #HappyBirthdayDada to showcase their love and admiration for their favourite cricketer.
Sourav Ganguly has been a blessing for the Indian cricket. The God Of Off-side paved a new path a for the next generation. Players becomes a superstar with his ability, temperament and skills, but very few individuals are able to create superstars. Dada the ‘star maker’ gifted Indian Cricket with a bunch of match winners who took the team to a next level.
The leader leading from the front. Sourav overtook the captaincy when Indian cricket hit a new low. With all the fixing scandals and players controversies around, Indian cricket lost the trust of the fans. From there, Dada first raised a belief among the players thereby again gaining the trust and beliefs of the cricket fans. Under Sourav Ganguly’s captaincy Team India became a dominant force, who could snatch away victory from the opponent’s no matter what is the situation or the condition.
The aggressive mindset, belief in players, eyes for talent and going with the intuition became a Dada’s thing. With bowlers like Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Harrbhajan Singh and batsmen like Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag Sourav Ganguly became the ‘creator of legends’. The Kolkata boy went onto become one of India’s Greatest and most celebrated captain.
Under Sourav Ganguly’s captaincy Team India went onto lift the NatWest trophy which saw the arrival of a new talent ‘Yuvraj Singh’ and reached the finals of 2003 World Cup. The Tri Murti of Indian Cricket, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid & Sachin Tendulkar took team India to new heights.
After making his mark on the cricket field, the cricketer is now playing a completely different role. The President Of BCCI, Sourav Ganguly with his administration skills and leadership is trying to change Indian Cricket for better and take it to new heights.
Fans shared heartfelt tweets for the cricketer’s selfless service to the nation.
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According to latest report, Sourav Ganguly is the strongest contender to become the new President Of ICC (International Cricket Council).