Sourav Ganguly is was perhaps the most intimidating Indian player during his career. The former Indian captain never shied away from any challenge and took it head-on. His contributions towards Indian cricket will never be overlooked and his legacy will live forever. Ganguly was the Alpha of the Indian team and was always a prominent figure in the squad during his long 15 years career.
After hanging his boots he enjoyed his career in television and dropped bombshells through his replies and comments. Currently, he is the President of BCCI and is the most dominant figure of Indian cricket.
We take a look at the times when Ganguly amazed everyone with his humorous responses that left everyone speechless. Much like in his career as a player, Ganguly was a ‘Box Office’ even behind the microphone.
Here are 5 times when Sourav Ganguly showed his Dadagiri and replied in style:
5. His banter with Naseer Hussain
Even after their playing days the rivalry between Sourav Ganguly and Naseer Hussain never stopped. Their constant friend banter with each other always had fans entertained. Once when Hussain asked Ganguly where can he see the Indian team in the football World Cup he wasn’t spared but the former Indian skipper.
Nasser: “When can I see India in the FIFA World Cup?”
Ganguly: “If India had played football for 50 years, then we would have qualified for the finals at least once.”