Sourav Ganguly ‘stable’ and ‘completely conscious’ once undergoing operation for heart attack

Sourav Ganguly, the previous Republic of India captain and current BCCI president, is “stable” associated with “completely conscious” when undergoing an operation on Sabbatum. Ganguly had been hospitalized in the city when fretful of pain, that doctors aforementioned were a heart failure.

ESPNcricinfo learned that Ganguly had felt some “uneasiness” within the morning when doing a little exercise, and was afterward admitted to the close Woodlands Hospital wherever Dr. Rupali Basu, the MD & chief operating officer, confirmed that he was undergoing a primary operation.

“Sourav Ganguly has undergone an operation. he’s stable currently. He is going to be monitored for twenty-four hours,” Dr. Aftab, one among the doctors treating Ganguly, told the media. “He is totally aware. There square measure 2 blockages in his heart that he is going to be treated for. As of currently, he’s stable, we are going to have a gathering on a weekday and so we are going to decide what has to be done more, the priority is to let him relax when heart failure. he’s riskless and he’s talking also.”

After attending the BCCI AGM recently in Ahmedabad, Ganguly had come back to an urban center and visited Eden Gardens earlier on to debate the preparations for the forthcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy – India’s domestic T20 competition – with Cricket Association of geographical area (CAB) president Avishek Dalmiya and secretary Snehashish. the urban center is among the six cities which will host the league stage of the SMA Trophy beginning January ten.

Ganguly, World Health Organization captained the Republic of India from 1999 to 2005, took over because the BCCI president in Gregorian calendar month 2019 when the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of directors (CoA) left the board following a number of thirty-three months. Ganguly has since then been attributable for creating the Republic of India play their inaugural day-night Tests, against East Pakistan at his environment Eden Gardens, and asserting the introduction of a contacts system for excellent cricketers in the Republic of India.

Under Ganguly, the BCCI has conjointly been seeking approval of the Supreme Court for radical amendments to the board’s constitution, that conjointly includes a proposal to permit Ganguly and Shah of Iran to continue in their posts till 2025, effectively bypassing the mandated cooling-off amount that was approved by the court itself in 2018.

Sourav Ganguly called ‘Dada’ or ‘Prince of Kolkata’ is widely regarded as one of the greatest Indian captains of all time as well as batsmen. His career began against West Indies in 1992 but he couldn’t make it count on his debut and had to wait for four years for the next chance.

In 1996 he made his Test debut against England and scored a brilliant hundred on debut and since then he never looked back and later in 2000 he became captain of the Indian team. He built a strong Indian team and in his leadership, India registered many great victories at home as well as away from home. And here is a list of records held by former Indian captain and current BCCI President Sourav Ganguly.

List of Records held by Sourav Ganguly in International Cricket –

6 – Sourav Ganguly is one of the six cricketers who have scored 10,000 or more runs and have also taken 100 or more wickets in ODI cricket.

10,000 or more runs and 100 or more wickets by a cricketer in ODI cricket –

Sachin Tendulkar (18426 runs & 154 wickets)

Sanath Jayasuriya (13430 runs & 323 wickets)

Sourav Ganguly (11363 runs & 100 wickets)

Jacques Kallis (11579 runs & 273 wickets)

Tillakaratne Dilshan (10290 runs & 106 wickets)

Chris Gayle (10480 runs & 167 wickets)

11 – Sourav Ganguly won 11 Tests as Indian captain away from home – the second most Test wins for an Indian captain away from home.

Most Test wins as Indian Captain away from home –

13 – Virat Kohli (29 Tests)

11 – Sourav Ganguly (28 Tests)

6 – MS Dhoni (30 Tests)

5 – Rahul Dravid (17 Tests)

11 – Sourav Ganguly scored 11 ODI hundreds as captain of the India team – the fourth most ODI hundreds as captain in the world.

Most ODI hundreds as captain –

22 – Ricky Ponting (230 Matches)

21 – Virat Kohli (89 Matches)

13 – AB de Villiers (103 Matches)

11 – Sourav Ganguly (146 Matches)

10 – Sanath Jayasuriya (118 Matches)

76 – Sourav Ganguly has 76 wins as captain of the Indian team in ODI cricket – the third most ODI wins for an Indian captain.

Most ODI wins for Indian Captains –

110 – MS Dhoni (200 ODIs)

90 – Mohammed Azharuddin (174 ODIs)

76 – Sourav Ganguly (146 ODIs)

62 – Virat Kohli (89 ODIs)

183 – Sourav Ganguly holds the record of the highest individual score (183) by an Indian batsman in ICC ODI Cricket World Cups.

Highest Individual Scores by Indian batsmen in ODI World Cups – 

183 – Sourav Ganguly vs Sri Lanka at Taunton, 1999

175* – Kapil Dev vs Zimbabwe at Tunbridge Wells, 1983

175 – Virender Sehwag vs Bangladesh at Mirpur, 2011

152 – Sachin Tendulkar vs Namibia at Pietermaritzburg, 2003

145 – Rahul Dravid vs Sri Lanka at Taunton, 1999

1006 – Runs Sourav Ganguly scored in ODI World Cups – the third most for India.

Most Runs for India in ODI World Cups –

2278 – Sachin Tendulkar

1030 – Virat Kohli

1006 – Sourav Ganguly

978 – Rohit Sharma

860 – Rahul Dravid

6609 – Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar scored 6609 runs as opening pair in ODI cricket – the most runs by an opening pair in ODI cricket. They also hold the record of most hundreds of runs opening stands in this format.

Most Runs as an Opening Pair in ODI cricket –

6609 – Sourav Ganguly / Sachin Tendulkar (India)

5372 – Adam Gilchrist / Matthew Hayden (Australia)

5150 – Desmond Haynes / Gordon Greenidge (West Indies)

4802 – Shikhar Dhawan / Rohit Sharma (India)

4198 – Hashim Amla / Quinton de Kock (South Africa)

Most Hundreds Runs Opening Stands in ODI cricket –

21 – Sourav Ganguly / Sachin Tendulkar (India)

16 – Adam Gilchrist / Matthew Hayden (Australia)

16 – Shikhar Dhawan / Rohit Sharma (India)

15 – Desmond Haynes / Gordon Greenidge (West Indies)

12 – Virender Sehwag / Sachin Tendulkar (India)

18433 – Sourav Ganguly scored 18433 runs for India in international cricket – the fourth most runs for India in international cricket.

Most Runs for India in International Cricket –

34357 – Sachin Tendulkar

24064 – Rahul Dravid

21901 – Virat Kohli

18433 – Sourav Ganguly

17092 – MS Dhoni


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