Sourav Ganguly was one of essentially the most profitable captains of the Indian cricket group and his tenure because the BCCI president too has began on an analogous observe. Ganguly, who was elected because the 39th president of BCCI in October, instantly sprang into motion by organizing India’s first ever Day-Night Test in November and additionally promised a 4-nation event with England and Australian cricket boards in a while. The efficiency of the Indian group on the sector has additionally been impeccable within the final 12 months with the Virat Kohli led aspect profitable towards South Africa, Bangladesh, West Indies, Sri Lanka and Australia. Naturally, the comparisons of Ganguly the captain and Ganguly the BCCI president cropped up. But Ganguly wasn’t alone. The core of the aspect that Ganguly led was fashioned by Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble and him. Is it the identical case even in BCCI now?
After finishing three months because the BCCI chief, Ganguly was requested concerning the Tendulkar, Dravid and Kumble of his BCCI group to which the previous India captain gave a surprising reply. “Sare hai (Everyone is there), Jay (Shah) is there, Arun (Dhumal) is there, we all work together,” Ganguly advised ABP News.
“It’s very difficult to say who is Tendulkar, Dravid or Kumble. We are very good friends and we all come from different backgrounds. Arun runs a school, Jay has his own business and I have a cricket background,” added Ganguly.
Both Jay Shah (BCCI secretary) and Arun Dhumal (BCCI treasurer) have been appointed on the identical time in October. The fourth member of Ganguly’s group is Jayesh Geroge, who was appointed because the joint secretary of BCCI.
Ganguly additionally highlighted that their first job was to take BCCI out of the powerful scenario it discovered itself previously three years.
“All of us think along the same line. And our main aim is to bring back cricket administration which was not in good shape for the last 3 years. There have been a few changes in these 3 months and we will keep on working like this for the improvement of Indian cricket. We are playing well on the field and we want keep doing well off the field too,” Ganguly stated.
When requested to charge his tenure within the BCCI to this point, Ganguly stated, “It’s very difficult to give marks like this. As I said, it is important to run cricket well, it the right manner,” Ganguly stated.
On the proposed 4-nation event Ganguly stated it’s on the pipelines with cricket boards of England and Australia and they may begin appearing on it as soon as the income mannequin is ready.