All posts tagged "Sourav Ganguly"
Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 3
Welcome to the third edition of Cricketers in one photo. If haven’t read the first two editions you can read it: Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 1 Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 2...
- Posted November 21, 2017
What if Sachin dismissed on a no ball in the 2003 World Cup Final?
Australia and India locked horns against each other in the 2003 World Cup final. The Aussies beat India by 125 runs thanks to a brilliant hundred (140* off 121) from skipper Ricky Ponting. Riding on Ponting’s hundred...
- Posted November 18, 2017
Anil Kumble: The match winner in selfless mould
People often label Rahul Dravid as the most unselfish player to play for India. There is a misconception that he took the captaincy to fill the void. With all due to respect to the legend, he was...
- Posted October 17, 2017
15 Cricketers who made India Proud – Part 3
India celebrates its 71st independence day. On this occasion, CrickGeek remember 15 cricketers who made India proud. MS Dhoni “One inch here and there and a guy like Dhoni could take you apart. He is a great...
- Posted August 15, 2017
Virender Sehwag smashes maiden ODI hundred
- Posted August 2, 2017
India beat England in England to claim the Natwest Trophy in an epic chase
On this day, India beat England in the Natwest series final at Lord’s in 2002. India chased down the target of 325 with the help of half-centuries from Mohammed Kaif (87 no. off 75), Yuvraj Singh (69...
- Posted July 13, 2017
Birth of Sourav Ganguly
On this day in 1972, The man who built team India, Sourav Ganguly was born. He scored 11363 runs at an average of 40.13 and picked up 100 wickets in ODIs. In Tests, he amassed 7212 runs at...
- Posted July 8, 2017
Sourav Ganguly: The man who changed the complexion of Indian Cricket
“On the offside, first there is God, then Sourav Ganguly.” Left-handers are normally gifted with elegance in their stroke play and when they play shots through the offside, it’s a treat to watch. There are no better...
- Posted July 8, 2017
MS Dhoni – The most charismatic leader ever! Part-1 (Dhoni vs Dada)
If you have won an ODI World Cup, World T20, ICC Champions Trophy and took your team to No.1 in Test rankings, then you have to be something special, if not amazing. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, our beloved...
- Posted July 7, 2017
Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid put on 318 run partnership against Sri Lanka in the ICC World Cup, 1999
On this day, Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid put on 318 run partnership against Sri Lanka in the ICC World Cup, 199. Ganguly made 183 off 158 balls while Dravid scored 129-ball 145. Dravid was the aggressor...
- Posted May 26, 2017