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The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”

The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”

July 8th, 2021

Saurav Ganguly is not just a versatile cricket player, but is an emotion. He was not only one of the best captains of the Indian Cricket team but also motivated the young cricketers to believe in themselves. So the name “Dada” is given to him by his Bengal fan which is totally worth.

But do you know these 6 secrets about our favourite “Dada”? Let’s have a look.


  • Saurav is also called “Maharaj” meaning “Prince”, and this was given by his parents. But later Geoffrey Boycott fondly called him “The Prince of Calcutta”, and that became popular.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”
  • In his entire cricket career, Dada’s test average never fell below 40 and always has been around 42.17.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”
  • In the initial days of his career, Saurav Ganguly was a right- handed batsman, but later transformed into left-handed batsman.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”
  • Saurav has always been a huge football lover since childhood, but later, on his brother Snehashish’s request he got into cricket. Then destiny played its role.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”
  • Maharaj is a great foodie too, thus he owns a popular restaurant in Calcutta named “The Food Pavilion”, which was inaugurated by Sachin Tendulkar in the year 2004.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”
  • Dada is a very religious person, though he doesn’t seem one, but he keeps a fast on every Tuesday.
The Ultimate “DADAGIRI”