Sourav Ganguly, known as 'dada,' is one of the most influential players in Indian cricket history.

Ganguly revolutionized cricket in India as both a player and captain.

He played 113 Tests and 311 ODIs, scoring 7,212 and 11,363 runs respectively.

Ganguly holds several records, including being the highest debutant Test run-scorer at Lord's.

He is the only player to win four consecutive Man of the Match awards in ODIs.

Ganguly posted his highest ODI score of 183 runs in the 1999 World Cup.

He formed ODI cricket's first-ever 300-run partnership with Rahul Dravid.

Ganguly scored seven centuries in a calendar year, the second-highest after Sachin Tendulkar.

Ganguly's captaincy transformed Indian cricket, leading to notable victories and nurturing young talents.

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