Records and Awards of Sourav Ganguly

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Sourav Ganguly
[DADA] * Sport
Star Person of
the Year - 1998 *
Arjuna Award
-1998 * CEAT
Cricketer of the
Year(1999 - 2000)
* CEAT Indian
Captain of the
Year(2001 - 2002)
* Award for
Excellence - 2003
* Padma Shri -
2004 [4th
Highest Civilian
award in India] *
Rammohan Roy
Award - 2004
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav has 4 of
his Innings in
Top-100 ODI
Innings declared
by Wisden
Cricket and 3 in
Top 25. SC
Ganguly 141* Ind
v/s SA , 2000 at
Nairobi. SC
Ganguly 141 Ind
v/s Pak , 2000 at
Adelaide. SC
Ganguly 183 Ind
v/s SL , 1999 at
Taunton. SC
Ganguly 153* Ind
vs NZ , 1999 at
Captain Roop
Singh Stadium. *
Sourav has 3 of
his Innings in
Top 5 ODI
innings played by
Indian Batsman
as Declared by
Wisden Cricket.
SC Ganguly 141*
Ind v/s SA , 2000
at Nairobi. SC
Ganguly 141 Ind
v/s Pakistan ,
2000 at Adelaide
Oval. SC Ganguly
183 Ind v/s SL ,
1999 at Taunton.
Sourav Ganguly
in ODIs * 2nd
Fastest Player to
Reach 10,000 ODI
Runs * Fastest to
Reach 7000 , 8000
and 9000 ODI
Runs. * 2nd
Fastest after
Vivian Richards
to reach 6,000
ODI Runs in 147
Innings & Sachin
Tendulkar to
10000 in 263
Innings. * In the
Sahara Cup 1997,
Saurav Ganguly
set a World
Record for 4
consecutive Man
Of the Match
Awards and later
He was declared
as the Man of The
Series. * Sourav
is the Highest
Run Scorer in the
World in the
Calendar Year of
1997 - with 1338
Runs 1999 - with
1767 Runs 2000 -
with 1579 Runs. *
In 1998, he was
the 2nd Highest
Total Run Scorer
in the World
after Sachin
Tendulkar .
Sachin Scored
1894 Runs while
Sourav scored
1328 Runs, which
means he Ruled
the world Cricket
in Batting for 4
years. * He
Scored 1114 Runs
in year 2002 also.
* He holds the
Record, shared
with MSD & VK ,
for the 4th
Highest Score by
an Indian
Cricketer in an
ODI ; 183 runs
against Sri Lanka
in 1999. * He held
the world Record,
shared with
Tendulkar, for
the Highest 1st
Partnership in a
ODI Match, 258
against Kenya in
2001. This Record
was Bettered by
Sri Lankan
Opening Pair of
Jayasuriya and
Tharanga in 2006
at Headingly. *He
was Involved in
the 1st 300 Run
ODI Partnership
with Rahul
Dravid. * Sourav
with Sachin tops
the list of
Highest Overall
Partnership Runs
by Openers with
5799 Runs
[17times 100+
Runs Partnership
which too is a
Record]. * Sourav
with Sachin tops
the List of
Highest Overall
Partnership Runs
by a Pair Playing
at any Position
with Total 7417
Runs [22times
100+ Runs
which too is a
Record] till Date
and while his
Partnership with
Rahul Dravid is
on the 5th spot in
this list with a
Total of 4245
Runs. * He is on
the 6th place of
All Time List
with 30 Man of
the Match
Awards. * 1st
Indian to Score
an ODI Century
against Australia
in Australia
[Who says he is
afraid of Fast
Tracks]. * Sourav
is among those
9Cricketers of
the World who
Scored a Century
and took 4
Wickets in the
same Match . He
First Scored 130*
& Later took 4/21
against SL in 1999
at Nagpur. *
Sourav is among
those 12
Cricketers of the
World who
Scored a 50+ &
took 5 Wickets in
the same Match.
He Scored 71* &
took 5/
against Zim in
2000 at Kanpur. *
Sourav Ganguly
in ICC World Cup
2003 Scored a
Total of 465 Runs
and this
Performance is
on 5th Spot in the
list of Most Runs
in an Series by a
nately Greg
Chappell is
Topping the List].
* On Feb 2005
Climbed to the
number 3 Spot in
the List of most
6s hit by a
Batsman in ODI
with 168 sixes in
247 Matches.
Sourav Ganguly
Sourav jointly
holds the Record
of Scoring 2nd
Number of
Centuries [4] in
World Cup. *
Sourav holds the
Record of
Number of
Centuries in a
Single WC [3
centuries in WC
2003] jointly
with Mark
Waugh and
Mathew Hayden.
* Sourav holds
the Record of
Scoring most
Runs through
Boundaries in an
Innings in any
World Cup match.
He Scored 110
Runs by
Boundaries in his
Mammoth 183.
Sourav Ganguly
in TESTS * One
of th 3batsman
who made 100+ in
their 1st 2 Tests
innings. * Sourav
was only the 3rd
Batsman in the
World to Score a
100+ on debut at
Lords. His 131runs
still remains the
Highest by any
Batsman on the
debut at Lords. *
He was Declared
as the All Time
6th Gretest
Batsman in ODI
by Wisden

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