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Sourav Ganguly discharged from hospital after cardiac surgery

Indian cricketer and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday was discharged from the Apollo Gleneagles Hospital in Kolkata after he underwent his second cardiac surgery in a month. The team of doctors which took care of Ganguly is hopeful that he will make a full recovery. He...

Sourav Ganguly underwent second angioplasty, stable

Former India captain and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday underwent another angioplasty at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital off EM Bypass in Kolkata. Two more stents were implanted by a team of senior doctors to clear his blockage in the arteries. The hospital said that the 48-year-old cricketer is stable and doing fine. Sourav Ganguly was...

Sourav Ganguly again admitted to hospital

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly was admitted to the Apollo Gleneagles Hospital in Kolkata on Wednesday after he complained of chest pain. He was admitted in a separate room inside Critical Care Unit, at the hospital. The hospital has informed that the cricketer is ‘absolutely stable’. Doctors will take a call on the second angioplasty by...

BCCI announces Rs 5 cr bonus for team India after victory in Australia

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has announced a Rs 5 crore bonus for the Indian team for defeating Australia in the Gabba Test and winning a Test series—a win that will remain in the history of India cricket forever. Hailing the victory as a remarkable win, Ganguly said the value of the win is beyond any...

Sourav Ganguly discharged from hospital

Former team India captain and the incumbent president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said he is feeling “absolutely fine” while leaving a private hospital in Kolkata. Notably, Sourav Ganguly was admitted to the private hospital last week after he complained of chest pain and had to...

Ex-cricketer & BCCI president Sourav Ganguly suffers heart attack, undergoes angioplasty

Former India cricket captain and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly underwent an angioplasty on Saturday. Ganguly, who was admitted to Woodlands Hospital in Kolkata after he complained of chest pain, is currently stable, Dr. Aftab Khan told the media. “Sourav Ganguly has undergone angioplasty and is stable now. He will be monitored for 24 hours and...

Parthiv Patel retires from competitive cricket

After playing 25 Tests, 38 ODIs and a few T20Is, Parthiv Patel on Wednesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The cricketer in a post on his social media accounts said, “Today, I announce retirement from all forms of cricket and as I bring down curtains on this 18-year-old cricketing journey, I feel...

Is Ahmedabad getting an IPL team?

Two new teams are likely to be added to the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the proposal in this regard will be taken up for discussion in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) annual general meeting scheduled on December 24. Chances are that one of the additional teams will be from Gujarat’s...

Jay Shah says IPL 2020 opening match watched by 20 cr people

BCCI secretary Jay Shah on Tuesday revealed that the opening match of IPL 2020 was watched by 20 crore people. Jay Shah said it was the highest-ever viewership for any sporting league in any country. Notably, the IPL 2020 opening match was played on September 19 between defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) and Chennai Super...

BCCI: Will Sourav Ganguly, Jay Shah continue?

The suspense on whether Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah will continue as BCCI president and secretary will continue for a while. The Supreme Court on Wednesday deferred the hearing in the petition filed by the BCCI seeking an amendment in the board’s constitution so that Sourav Ganguly and Jay Shah can continue as office bearers...

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly in home quarantine after brother tests positive

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has quarantined himself at his home after his older brother Snehasish tested positive for COVID-19. A news agency quoted a source as saying that the tests report arrived on Wednesday evening. Avishek Dalmiya, president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) was also quarantined after he came in contact with Snehasish....

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly announces cancellation of Asia Cup T20

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has announced cancellation of the Asia Cup T20, which was scheduled to be held in September. Pakistan had the hosting rights of the six-team continental event but it was expected to be held in the UAE. “Asia Cup cancel ho chuka hai, jo September me tha (Asia Cup, which was to...