Sourav Ganguly Wiki, Profile, Marriage and Career Records

By | May 16, 2015

Sourav Ganguly Wiki

Sourav Ganguly is an former cricket captain and celebrity who born and grew in behala, Calcutta. He is recognized as the greatest indian ODI player. In 2002 Wisden Cricketers Almanack ranked him as the six greatest ODI player. He preformed tremendously with the team Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Australia and won man of the match. Currently he is doing commentary in cricket and a president of editorial board in wisden cricket.

Sourav has record of great partnership with rahul dravid in world cup 1999. They scored a partnership of 318 runs which is the highest runs of partisanship in world cup untill now. He has joined the captaincy of kolkata knight rider team of indian premier league in 2008. Sourav was awarded with Banga Bibhushan in 2013by the government of west bengal.




Sourav Ganguly was born on 8th July 1972 in Behala, Calcutta, India. Very less people know that his full name was Sourav Chandidas Gangopadhyay. Sourav was born in rich family and enjoy luxrious life. He completed his studies from St. Xavier College. Sourav got inspired by his brother snehashish ganguly to make carrer in cricket industry. His brother is supported him to make his dream of cricket come true and enrolled him in cricket coaching camp during his summer holidays. Sourav is a big fan of david gower who inspired sourav to take step in cricket team. sourav regularly watch his cricket match videos and learn new things. He scored a century against orissa under 15 and become captain of his school team.


Name : Sourav Ganguly

Nickname : The Prince of Calcutta, The Maharaja, The God of the Off Side, Dada, The Warrior Prince

Age : 41 Years

Height : 5’9″ approx

Occupation : Crickter

Education : St Xavier’s college

Brother : Snehasish Ganguly

Date Of Birth : 8 July 1972

Daughter : Sana Ganguly

Batting Style : Left Handed

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Sourav is tied the knot with Dona on feburary 1997. Sourav and dona are childhood friends and later they fall in love with each other. Dona is an oddisi dancer by profession. The couple got blessed with daughter named sana ganguly. Sourav was in south africa when their daughter was born.

Carrer Records

Sourav Ganguly has earned 31 ODI Man of the match untill now. His captaincy records is also great from 2000-2005 the match played in home venues 21 and won 10 match in which 8 are draw. and away from home venues he played 28 match and won 11 and 10 lost in which 7 are draw.

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