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Jumping into the fray, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, said she was shocked that Sourav Ganguly was ‘deprived’ of a second term as BCCI president. Banerjee has vowed to write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the matter
The new facility, which is expected to be ready in a year’s time, will have three grounds where domestic matches can be held.
BCCI president and former India skipper continues to remain "stable" after being tested COVID-19 positive three days ago, the hospital where he is undergoing treatment said on Thursday.
BCCI president congratulated Harbhajan on a glorious career, saying the one aspect of the veteran off-spinner that inspired him the most was his 'hunger to perform'.
The former India captain is required to follow a strict routine and needs to be on medication for a few months.
Sourav Ganguly likely to be discharged if medical test results return normal, says hospital official
Doctors are scheduled to conduct a few medical examinations on the 48-year-old former India captain to decide whether he is fit to be discharged from the hospital, he said.
Earlier in the day, doctors carried out a series of medical tests on Ganguly, who was hospitalised on Wednesday for the second time in a month, because of a cardiac condition.
The former Indian skipper was supposed to be discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, but he expressed to stay there for one more day, the official said.
Mild heart-attack will not have any impact on Sourav Ganguly's well being, can lead a normal life, says noted cardiologist
Asked if the former left-handed batsman would have to undergo another angioplasty, the cardiologist said he could either treat it medically or go for the procedure.
Ganguly complained of chest pain following a workout session on Friday evening and family members took him to the hospital this afternoon when the problem recurred.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly backs KL Rahul to do well in all formats but says final call on selection not his
Rahul, who led Kings XI Punjab in the 13th IPL, is currently heading the run-scorer's chart in the lucrative T20 event but Ganguly, who has also been impressed by his captaincy, believed that the Karnataka man is cut out for Test cricket too.
Playing in only his eighth Test, the 22-year-old Crawley hit 267 in a record-setting partnership with fellow century-maker Jos Buttler (152) on Saturday, taking England closer to a Test series victory over Pakistan.
Gavaskar feels Ganguly will be able to lead the cricket board with as much competence as he showed while leading the cricket team.
Recently, Ganguly expressed his views on various topics during a conversation with India batsman Mayank Agarwal on the latest episode of Open Nets with Mayank.
In a career spanning 16 years, Ganguly made 11,363 runs in ODIs including 22 hundreds whole scoring 7212 runs in 113 Tests.
"People ask me often; 'what is it about India that I love so much' Need I say any more?" Jonty Rhodes captioned the video.
Graeme Smith bats for Sourav Ganguly to lead ICC, says cricket will need strong leadership in post-COVID-19 world
Smith, a former captain of South African cricket team, said that he believed Ganguly is the suitable man to be at the helm of affairs at ICC at a time of crisis caused by coronavirus.
IPL 2020: Fate of upcoming edition hangs in balance following 21-day nationwide lockdown due to COVID-19
The BCCI suspended the IPL, originally scheduled from 29 March, to 15 April after government suspended all visas, barring few categories like diplomatic and employment, making it impossible for foreign players to participate.
Coronavirus Outbreak: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly shocked by empty roads in Kolkata, asks public to stay safe
BCCI President and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said the empty roads in his home city Kolkata, owing to a nationwide lockdown to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, are the kind of scenes he never thought he would witness in his lifetime.
Ravi Shastri rubbishes rumours of bad blood between him and Sourav Ganguly, says he has 'utmost respect' for BCCI head
A week back, it was Ganguly who had cleared the air on his part making it clear that rumours of bad blood between him and the head coach of the Indian cricket team are merely "speculations".