Sourav Ganguly, the key left-hand batsman and all-rounder of Team India, was playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders team in the first two seasons of In
Sourav Ganguly, the key left-hand batsman and all-rounder of Team India, was playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders team in the first two seasons of Indian Premier League after he got retired from international cricket years back. Many of his fans started watching IPL, as he was playing back on the ground and that too for his hometown, Kolkata. Sourav was not able to play during the fourth season of the Indian Premier league due to various allegations that were raised upon him.
BCCI said before the fourth season of IPL. They shall be refreshed and cleaning the up the whole process of auctioning players to play for a team. All they did was raise the shareholding issues with two different franchises, named Rajasthan and Punjab.
The Reason behind dumping Sourav Ganguly in the past IPL seasons
The auction happened after this particular allegation and Sauvar was left behind without even considering him at the first place, as his performance in the past few matches were not good enough when compared to other international players who played for Kolkata Knight Riders.
Sourav Ganguly has scored about five hundred and thirty-eight runs in twenty-six matches. He played for the team KKR in the first three seasons of IPL. His overall run rate and score are very low when compared to both Yusuf Pathan and Gautam Gambhir. As they were leading the charts with runs as well as the performance.
Gautam has scored about eight hundred and twenty runs and Yusuf Pathan has scored about six hundred and seventy-eight runs. Comparing these figures the auction team left out Ganguly and his fans started with an outburst.
A stadium was surrounded over by Sourav Ganguly fans after the news came out that he was not auctioned. He was not able to play for the fourth as well as other seasons of the IPL.