Sourav Ganguly Retires

In a shocking announcement at the end of a press conference Sourav Ganguly – The former Indian skipper announced that the India – Australia 4 test match series will be his last.Fondly known as the prince of Kolkata Saurav Ganguly made his test debut against England in 1996. He hit two back to back centuries in his first two tests. He became the Indian captain in 2000 and went on to become India’s most successful captain. He was a later dropped from the Indian side due to lack of form but made a sensational comeback in 2007 and played in the World Cup for India.

A flawless player on the off-side, an aggressive captain, someone who groomed a lot of youngsters and one of the all time greats of Indian cricket Saurav Ganguly will surely be missed by his fans for a long time to come.