Current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that he would have loved to play more of T20 Cricket. The former Indian captain also said that he would have changed his game in order to hit some good shots in the T20 format.
“No, T20 is very important, I would have changed my game, although I did play for the first five years of the IPL, the license to keep swinging and keep hitting, so I think I would have enjoyed T20 cricket,” Ganguly told opening batsman Mayank Agarwal in a video posted on the official Twitter handle of BCCI.
Sourav Ganguly has played 59 matches in his IPL career & scored whopping 1,349 runs at an average of 25.4. He also led the KKR team in the inaugural edition of the tournament. However, Sourav Ganguly was removed from captaincy in 2009 but he once again led KKR in 2010.
The former Indian Skipper played for Pune Warriors India in 2011 & 2012 edition of the IPL. Over the years, Ganguly becomes one of the most successful Indian Skippers. Under his leadership, India defeated Pakistan in its homeland for the first time in Test Series. In all Ganguly played 113 tests & 311 ODIs.
During his cricketing career, Ganguly scored 18,575 runs across all formats in his International Career. Ganguly became the President of the BCCI in October 2019.