SAURAV GANGULY

  • PM Modi nominates Kapil Sharma, Saurav Ganguly, Kiran Bedi for 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan' 19 hours 13 minutes ago

    Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday nominated nine people including comedian Kapil Sharma, former captain of Indiam cricket team Sourav Ganguly, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi for taking forward his 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. Others nominated were Nagaland Governor Padmanabha Acharya, classical dancer Sonal Mansingh, Ramoji Rao of Eenadu group...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Saurav Ganguly and Sanjeev Goenka February 9, 2014

    IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to former Indian cricket team captain Saurav Ganguly and Sanjeev Goenka, Chairman of RP Sanjeev Goenka Group. ...
  • Have always found Sreesanth temperamental: Ganguly May 16, 2013

    Former India captain Sourav Ganguly, while commenting on the IPL spotfixing case, said he is really disappointed with S Sreeesanth. 'Really disappointed with Sreesanth, it's sheer stupidity and waste of talent. His ability to play for India in 7080 matches, it's a sheer waste. But I am not surprised, I...
  • Disappointed by Dinda, Tiwary ommision: Ganguly November 5, 2012

    Kolkata: Former team India captain Sourav Ganguly Monday expressed his disappointment at pacer Ashok Dinda and middle order bat Manoj Tiwary not getting selected for the first two Tests of the forthcoming home series against England and said he would have picked both as a selector. "It is disappointing to find...
  • Amarnath's removal unfortunate, says Ganguly September 28, 2012

    Kolkata: Former India cricket skipper Sourav Ganguly described Mohinder Amarnath's removal from the senior selection committee as "unfortunate" Friday. "It is unfortunate. But a lot of things happen in life. You just got to deal with it," Ganguly told a television channel in Colombo. The retired lefthand batsman is now in...
  • Shane Warne consoles Shah Rukh Khan April 15, 2010

    Rajasthan Royals skipper Shane Warne had some words of consolation for Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan after his Indian Premier League (IPL)team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) failed to make it to the semifinals for the third year in a row. Warne wrote on social networking site Twitter: "Hey buddy you're a...
  • Watch: Aamir pays a surprise visit to Ganguly December 17, 2009

    Mumbai: After Kareena Kapoor gave the latest clue to Aamir Khan's game of hide and seek, a marketing gimmick to promote his upcoming film 3 Idiots CNNIBN caught Aamir Khan on the streets of Kolkata paying a surprise visit to the Dada of Indian cricket. Meanwhile, Aamir's visit to...
  • Indian cricketers shocked, condemn attacks March 4, 2009

    Reactions have been pouring in to express shock and awe at what had happened. Former Indian captains Anil Kumble and Sourav Ganguly spoke to us last night. ...
  • Sachin, Ganguly kidnap plotters tried to kill Kalam February 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Six HarkatulJehadieIslami (HuJI) terrorists, accused of plotting to kidnap cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly, had also attempted to assassinate A P J Abdul Kalam during his visit to Patna in 2001, the prosecution told a Delhi court on Monday. "They (terrorists) also tried to assassinate A P J...
  • I could have continued for at least a year: Ganguly February 3, 2009

    Kolkata: Nearly four months after announcing his retirement from international cricket, former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly Monday said he could have continued in both forms of the game for at least one more year. "I think I am still capable of playing top level cricket both onedayers and Tests. I...
  • Ganguly mum on Bhutia's Olympics torch relay ban April 2, 2008

    New Delhi: Members of the International Olympic Committee visited the Beijing Olympic Village to assess the conditions and the state of preparations for Olympics there. The Village will host 16,000 athletes and officials during the August 2008 games, and 7,000 during the Paralympics. Tuesday's tour was part of the...
  • Hayden to India: We'll show who is best January 22, 2008

    Adelaide: Australia's opening batsman Matthew Hayden says he is fit to play India in the fourth Test, starting Thursday, after a hamstring strain forced him out of the Perth Test last week. Melbourne's Herald Sun has reported that Hayden's streak of 86 consecutive Tests ended when he failed to pass a...
  • Angst, resentment over dropping of Ganguly, Dravid January 21, 2008

    New Delhi: Widespread resentment swept through cricket fans over Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and inform VVS Laxman being dropped from India's squad for the triangular oneday series with Australia and Sri Lanka in Australia. While cricket fans were angry at the decision of the national selectors, most former Test stars, some...
  • Saurav, Bengal industries' new face April 23, 2007

    Kolkata: The Chief Minister of West Bengal, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee is down with the SEZ flu while cricketer Saurav Ganguly is out of the upcoming Bangladesh ODI series. However, it was an opportunity both of them didnt want to lose. Bhattacharjee and Ganguly shared the same platform for a common cause on...
  • Ganguly to sip Koffee with Karan February 24, 2007

    New Delhi: Star cricketer Sourav Ganguly could soon become the first nonfilm personality to be having Koffee with Karan, a popular chat show hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar. The episode featuring former India captain Ganguly, who is on a much talked about comeback trail, could be recorded before he leaves...
  • Ganguly out to save a life in Kolkata January 16, 2007

    Kolkata: Team India's comeback boy, Sourav Ganguly, is out to save an ailing boy's life in Kolkata. Playing Good Samaritan, the Prince of Kolkata recently auctioned off his autographed bats to help 19yearold Raj Goswami, who is ailing from a liver malfunction. Raj needs a partial liver transplant, which is...