Today, Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly elected as the 39th BCCI president, and he took charge. Ganguly becomes only the second cricketer who takes charge as the BCCI President. Today, After taking charge of BCCI president, Sourav Gangly attended the press conference. When a reporter asked him about MS Dhoni’s future plan, Sourav Ganguly said that it depends on MS Dhoni.
“It depends on him. I have always said when I was left out, and the entire world said ‘I will never make it.’ I came back and played for four years. Champions don’t finish very quickly. I don’t know what’s in his mind or what he thinks about his career. But we will deal with that. He is one of the greats of the game. India is very proud of MS Dhoni. Over the period of time, his achievements.. when you sit down and take note of what he is done… you say ‘wow’. Till I am around, everybody will be respected. That doesn’t change,” Newly appointed BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said in a press conference.
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“It’s a very young group. We will have to do a lot of hard work to understand what’s been going on. There have been no AGMs, no working committees in the last three years, so we have no idea how it has been done. We will take note of everything,” Ganguly said about the new group of the member in the newly appointed BCCI committee.
#WATCH Sourav Ganguly while addressing media after taking charge as the President of Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) in Mumbai: I got this (blazer) when I was the Captain of India. So, I decided to wear it today. But, I didn't realize it's so loose. pic.twitter.com/FgwYmfsyO8
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“I got this (blazer) when I was the Captain of India. So, I decided to wear it today. But, I didn’t realize it’s so loose,” Ganguly on becoming BCCI president.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Bangladesh series
“The Bangladesh PM has said she will turn up for the Test in Kolkata. If she has given her consent, I don’t see how the national team won’t.”