Is it a good decision to appoint Sourav Ganguly as BCCI president

If somebody asks me to name my Cricketing legends from India since inception then Sourav Ganguly’s name will be amongst top 5. As a player nobody can question his candidature. Now coming to understanding Player mindset, capabilities and using it to fullest, nobody can even question his expertise in this field also.
Is it a good decision to appoint Sourav Ganguly as BCCI president
Let me take you back to late 80’s and early 90’s when you must have seen India’s team struggling against Australia, Pakistan, New zealand etc despite having some of the greatest player in the form of Sachin, Azhar, A Jadeja, Kumble, Srinath in the team. Then came Ganguly and Dravid who has added lot of value to the team however under the leadership of Md. Azaharuddin and later Sachin, India still not the favorite when they played against Australia, South Africa. It was the year 2000 when Ganguly took charge of the captaincy and backed player like Sehwag, Yuvraj, Harbhajan, Zaheer Khan, Irfan Pathan and took the best out of them. India was never short of talented players but to recognize the right talent and utilize them to the fullest is something nobody in past could have done better than Dada. He transformed the team in quick time resulting India played the final of World cup in 2003. He is rather the man who has taught India cricket how to do multitasking, for example he used Sehwag as part time bowler to break partnerships.

Is it a good decision to appoint Sourav Ganguly as BCCI president

Sent Irfan Pathan to bat at number 3 to make use of Power play over’s and his experiment was successful. Before he retired he handed over a great team for the next generation which Dhoni has taken forward in a well manner. So it is Dada who transformed Indian cricket as a Captain. India needed somebody like him in BCCI top position who understand and contributed in so many ways in past. His decision as a BCCI president will surely take Indian Cricket to a new heights. His aggression and Innovative decision making has a huge role to play as a President.

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