Sourav Ganguly Dances With Daughter Sana Midnight On The Streets Of London On 50th Birthday, Video Goes Viral
Sorurav Ganguly Dancing On The Streets Of London (Image source: Twitter)

London: Former India skipper and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly turned 50 today. Fondly called Dada, Ganguly is often credited for India’s rise as one of the top teams in World Cricket. Ganguly induced a feeling of fearlessness in the Indian team and led them to many memorable wins at home and overseas. Ganguly celebrated his 50th birthday with his family in London. A video is going viral on social media where the legend is seen dancing on the streets of London at midnight along with his daughter Sana.

When was Ganguly was made the Indian captain, India rarely won matches overseas. However, he was the one who build a team that can go on and win away from home. He backed players like Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni who went to dominate world cricket later on.

Ganguly held the record of the most successful Test captain (21 Test wins) for a long time before MS Dhoni leapfrogged him in 2013. Ganguly represented India in 113 Tests and 311 ODIs, scoring 7212 and 11363 runs respectively. He also scored 22 ODI centuries and 16 Test centuries. As a captain, he led India in 29 Tests, winning 21, drawing 15 and losing 13. Under his leadership. India won the 2022 Natwest trophy, chasing a record 326 runs in the final against England. Post the win, an elated Ganguly removed his shirt and rolled it over in the air, which became an iconic moment in Indian cricket history. Ganguly also led India to the final of the 2003 ODI World Cup and many memorable wins at home and abroad. Ganguly became the BCCI President in 2019.