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‘Dada-logy’

‘Dada-logy’

After the 1999 Azharuddin fiasco, the very existence of the country’s most glorious game was questioned, and although the decision of the BCCI to impose a life-long ban on the former Indian captain was an apt one, nobody knew of the effect it would have on the Indian cricket team. ...

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A casual meet with the legend Sourav Ganguly

A casual meet with the legend Sourav Ganguly

I would just like to share a small story I heard about Dada from a friend. One of my office colleagues had been to the “Marco Polo” restaurant on Park Street on Saptami night. He saw a huge table meant for seating approximately 10-12 people reserved, and the waiters wouldn’t ...

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GODFATHER of Indian Cricket – Sourav Ganguly

GODFATHER of Indian Cricket – Sourav Ganguly

If you ask anybody in India who is the ‘God’ of cricket – well, most probably the answer would be Sachin Tendulkar. However,  if you ask who is the ‘God-father’ of Indian Cricket, you will get only one answer that is The Maharaj, the one & only -The  Sourav ‘Dada’ ...

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Dada will be Captain-cum-Coach of PWI: Anilava Chatterjee in a candid Interview

Dada will be Captain-cum-Coach of PWI: Anilava Chatterjee in a candid Interview

Mr. Anilava Chatterjee, a well-known face in the Bengal sports fraternity runs many prominent sports shows on leading Bengali channels. He is someone very close to Sourav Ganguly and is also the man behind Sourav Ganguly`s Dadagiri & Ke Hobey Kotipoti show. His production house -the Grey Minds Communication is ...

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Lighting a Candle is Better than Cursing the Darkness

Lighting a Candle is Better than Cursing the Darkness

Much before he commenced strapping on his armour, a nation began to prepare. Across the land in dispirited homes and listless offices, a strange frisson started to course. The streets wore a deserted look and work in the offices came to a grinding halt. His every moment of preparation, his ...

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Dada – A winning notes to next generation

Dada – A winning notes to next generation

(Most of the present generation cricket viewers don’t know the contribution of Sourav Ganguly to the Indian cricket. Conversation between Ankit and Arnab, explaining the contribution of Sourav Ganguly to Indian cricket.) A pleasant morning, as golden rays of sun disturbed sleep of ankit, a 12 year old boy in ...

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O Captain; My Captain

O Captain; My Captain

When Sourav Ganguly made his ODI debut in 1992, things did not start as rosily as he would have wanted to. He was dropped from the side after a forgettable innings and it looked like the end of road at the beginning itself. The belief that he would not make ...

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A real interview with the Fake IPL Player(Anupam Mukerji) about Sourav Ganguly

A real interview with the Fake IPL Player(Anupam Mukerji) about Sourav Ganguly

Cricket`s most famous Blogger, the man who writes the famous blog The Fake IPL Player, Anupam Mukerji. He single handily made one of the biggest controversies in Cricket. Now a columnist in a famous newspaper & author of the book The Gamechangers, his latest venture is Pitch-Invation a online radio ...

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The True Nawab Of India : Tiger Pataudi (A small tribute)

The True Nawab Of India : Tiger Pataudi (A small tribute)

Born on 5th January in 1941, Mansoor Ali Khan was a born Royalty. Tiger’, as Mansur Ali Khan Patuadi was often called, was the son of Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, who had the distinction of playing Test cricket for England and India.But it was not only his blue blood that ...

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An interview with Mr. Gaurav Kalra about Sourav Ganguly

An interview with Mr. Gaurav Kalra about Sourav Ganguly

Gaurav Kalra has been producing sports content on television for over a decade now. He is the Sports Editor on CNN-IBN. A big cricket & tennis fan. He says he lives in the hope of seeing an Indian win Wimbledon Singles one day! The most cool & calm Sports Editor ...

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