Out of the darkness of apartheid: The 1991 match where South Africa returned to international cricket, and won Kolkata's heart
It made sense for India, which had been at the forefront of the anti-apartheid movement, to lead the way in helping a future multi-racial South Africa emerge from the darkness of apartheid.
Mavi only got to roll his arms in the 15th over. He gave away 10 runs and was hit for a six by Kane Williamson. That was to be end of his bowling on the night.
Cyclone Amphan: 'Don't think there's any major damage to the Eden Gardens', says CAB President Avishek Dalmiya
The pitch and the outfield areas remained totally unaffected from the Amphan, one of the worst cyclones to hit the city in decades.
Coronavirus Outbreak: CAB says they are awaiting instructions from BCCI before taking a call on opening Eden Gardens
CAB said they are awaiting for more clarity from the BCCI on opening the Eden Gardens for training after the Centre gave a go ahead for resumption of sporting activities across the country.
My Favourite Match: When Sourav Ganguly and Co stopped the Aussie juggernaut and ushered in a new era in Indian cricket
Sourav Ganguly had taken over the reins of Team India after the fallout of the match-fixing saga around a year prior to this match, but it was with this victory that he had finally announced himself as a leader, and ushered in a new era in Indian cricket.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Eden Gardens curator Sujan Mukherjee donates one month's salary towards fight against COVID-19
Eden Gardens curator Sujan Mukherjee will donate one month's salary to the West Bengal State Emergency Relief Fund to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Cricket Association of Bengal said on Friday.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Assam Cricket Association offers Barsapara Stadium to government for making quarantine centres
On Tuesday, BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly had offered Eden Gardens' indoor facility to the West Bengal government to create a temporary medical facility to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
Architect of the historic Kolkata win, VVS Laxman relives Chennai vicotry that sealed India's famous series win against Australia in 2001.
In Kolkata’s Eden Gardens, India tasted forbidden fruit: How a batting partnership undid Australia's invincibility
In March 2001 at Kolkata's Eden Gardens, India was facing Australia — opponents who were laying claim to being the greatest Test team in the history of the sport. But VVS Laxman and Rahul Dravid's partnership destroyed the Aussies' will and ego, rendering a top class bowling attack completely helpless
Jagmohan Dalmiya's son Avishek becomes youngest president of CAB; Sourav Ganguly's brother Snehasish named secretary
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's elder brother Snehasish Ganguly, a former Bengal left-hander, is the new joint secretary, a post that has been vacated by Dalmiya junior before his elevation.
The day one proceeding of the Bengal-Delhi Ranji Trophy match on Monday saw a special visitor when former Australian captain Steve Waugh dropped in during the first session, albeit as a photographer.
Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Wriddhiman Saha to miss Delhi match to avoid risk of aggravating finger injury
Saha sustained a fracture on the ring finger of his right hand during the historic Day/Night Test Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata in November and consequently underwent a surgery in Mumbai.
Too early to comment on ICC's proposal to make four-day Tests mandatory, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly
Ganguly also gave no update on the formation of the Cricket Advisory Committee, which is supposed to appoint the national selectors
BCCI President Sourav Ganguly says India should play one day-night Test in every series, will implement it at other venues
Ganguly said that other Indian venues were now ready to host day-night Tests as they were encouraged by the turnout in Kolkata
Before the next pink ball Test is played in India, the BCCI needs to do a rethink on various issues that will make the game a little less dangerous for the players and more enjoyable for the paying spectator.
'If there’s enough buzz created around Test cricket, then there will be a lot more keenness to come to the stadiums,' said Virat Kohli
India vs Bangladesh, Highlights, 2nd Test, Day 3 at Eden Gardens, Full cricket score: India register innings win, clinch series 2-0
India vs Bangladesh, 2nd Test at Kolkata, Day 3, Latest Updates: Al-Amin edges the ball to the keeper and it's a five-wicket haul for Umesh Yadav. Superb victory for India as they clinch the Test by an innings and 46 runs.
Indian cricket legends including Sachin Tendulkar and Anil Kumble on Friday revisited their glorious on-field moments at the Eden Gardens, the venue for the country's first-ever day-night Test.
India vs Bangladesh: Hosts' dominance notwithstanding, teams head into uncharted territory in historic pink-ball Test at Eden Gardens
As historic as the pink-ball Test between India and Bangladesh maybe, it doesn’t take anything away from the fact that for the 22 individuals in whose hands the fate of the match lies, it will be taking a step into the unknown.
India vs Bangladesh: Bangla Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to watch opening day of pink-ball Test in Kolkata, confirms MEA
India are taking on Bangladesh in their first-ever pink-ball Test match at the iconic Eden Gardens stadium, seven years after the International Cricket Council (ICC) gave its approval to the format.