Highlights

  • Tendulkar and Ganguly's tally of 6,609 runs in 136 matches is the maximum by an opening pair
  • Tendulkar & Ganguly have the highest partnership runs in a career

Latest news

Independence Day: USA's Biden, Russia's Putin, France's Macron, UK's Johnson, others wish India

Independence Day: USA's Biden, Russia's Putin, France's Macron, UK's Johnson, others wish India

Independence Day 2022: stone pelting during Tiranga Yatra in UP's Lucknow

Independence Day 2022: stone pelting during Tiranga Yatra in UP's Lucknow

Released from jail: convicts in gangrape, murder case of Bilkis Bano, family get relief from Gujarat govt

Released from jail: convicts in gangrape, murder case of Bilkis Bano, family get relief from Gujarat govt

Independence Day 2022: violent clashes over Savarkar, Tipu Sultan posters in Karnataka's Shivamogga

Independence Day 2022: violent clashes over Savarkar, Tipu Sultan posters in Karnataka's Shivamogga

Myanmar: jailed leader Aung San Suu Kyi convicted on fresh corruption charges amid military rule

Myanmar: jailed leader Aung San Suu Kyi convicted on fresh corruption charges amid military rule

Sourav Ganguly celebrates his 50th birthday with Sachin Tendulkar

For his pre-birthday celebrations, Dada who is currently in England met his former colleague Sachin Tendulkar, BCCI secretary Jay Shah and former IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla.

The BCCI President and the former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly turns 50 today.

For his pre-birthday celebrations, Dada who is currently in England met his former colleague Sachin Tendulkar, BCCI secretary Jay Shah and former IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla.

The latter shared a picture on his Twitter account where they can all be seen sharing a candid moment.

'Celebrated the 50th birthday of Sourav Ganguly, wishing him happy and healthy life ahead', Shukla wrote in the Tweet.

Netizens were impressed to see the 2 cricket legends and one of the most prolific opening duo together.

The southpaw who is known for bringing a revolution in Indian cricket met Sachin Tendulkar in the 1980s. Together they provided some of the most memorable moments in Indian cricket history.

Tendulkar and Ganguly's tally of 6,609 runs in 136 matches is by far the most by any opening duo in the ODI format. They also hold a record for the highest partnership runs in a career with 8,227 runs in 176 innings, with 26 century stands between them. Behind them is the Sri Lankan pair of Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara at 5,992 runs.

Up Next

Sourav Ganguly celebrates his 50th birthday with Sachin Tendulkar

Sourav Ganguly celebrates his 50th birthday with Sachin Tendulkar

Ravindra Jadeja and CSK not in touch since IPL 2022, partnership may end: reports

Ravindra Jadeja and CSK not in touch since IPL 2022, partnership may end: reports

India tour of Zimbabwe: KL Rahul-led Team India take part in 1st practice session in Harare

India tour of Zimbabwe: KL Rahul-led Team India take part in 1st practice session in Harare

Rishabh Pant opens up on potential threat from Dinesh Karthik over Team India spot

Rishabh Pant opens up on potential threat from Dinesh Karthik over Team India spot

A Rajasthan Royals owner slapped me 3 or 4 times: Ross Taylor claims

A Rajasthan Royals owner slapped me 3 or 4 times: Ross Taylor claims

BCCI to not allow CSK to use MS Dhoni as mentor in CSA T20 League: Report

BCCI to not allow CSK to use MS Dhoni as mentor in CSA T20 League: Report

More videos

KL Rahul-led Team India arrive in Harare for 3-match ODI series vs Zimbabwe

KL Rahul-led Team India arrive in Harare for 3-match ODI series vs Zimbabwe

Premier League: Manchester City thrash Bournemouth to maintain a perfect start

Premier League: Manchester City thrash Bournemouth to maintain a perfect start

Asia Cup 2022: Ricky Ponting predicts winner of India vs Pakistan match

Asia Cup 2022: Ricky Ponting predicts winner of India vs Pakistan match

Did you know: ‘The Satanic Verses’ author Salman Rushdie is a big Indian cricket fan

Did you know: ‘The Satanic Verses’ author Salman Rushdie is a big Indian cricket fan

Asia Cup 2022: Virat Kohli starts training for the multi-nation tournament after a month's break

Asia Cup 2022: Virat Kohli starts training for the multi-nation tournament after a month's break

Independence Day 2022: Top five Sportspersons of Independent India

Independence Day 2022: Top five Sportspersons of Independent India

UAE's International T20 League: Kieron Pollard, Trent Boult headline MI Emirates' high-profile signings

UAE's International T20 League: Kieron Pollard, Trent Boult headline MI Emirates' high-profile signings

WATCH: South African legend Dale Steyn's acrobatic stunt on a skateboard

WATCH: South African legend Dale Steyn's acrobatic stunt on a skateboard

Report: Pacer Jasprit Bumrah could miss ICC T20 World Cup in Australia

Report: Pacer Jasprit Bumrah could miss ICC T20 World Cup in Australia

Arjun Tendulkar set to leave Mumbai and play for Goa in domestic cricket

Arjun Tendulkar set to leave Mumbai and play for Goa in domestic cricket

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.