Anil Kumble and Sourav Ganguly: Whenever former veteran cricketers of Team India meet together, their pictures go viral on social media within minutes. Something similar happened with Anil Kumble and Sourav Ganguly as well. These two stalwarts of the Indian team met each other after a long time for an ad shoot.
Anil Kumble, the bowler who took the most wickets for the Indian cricket team, has shared a picture of himself with Sourav Ganguly through his Twitter. With this picture, Kumble wrote in the caption that I met my dear friend again. It is always an honor to meet Sourav Ganguly.
Actually, these two great former captains of the Indian cricket team met together for an ad shoot. Anil Kumble has shared a picture of the same meeting on social media. Responding to this tweet of Anil, Sourav Ganguly said that it is a matter of pride for me too. We had as good a time shooting together as we have spent playing together. I wish you the very best in whatever you do.
Ganguly had put his captaincy at stake for Kumble
The friendship of Kumble and Ganguly is very old. Both of them have played cricket together for many years for Indian cricket. Former India captain Sourav Ganguly once put his captaincy at stake in front of the selectors in 2003 to keep Anil Kumble in the team. In fact, the selectors did not want to keep Anil Kumble in the team for the tour of Australia, but Ganguly said that he had to keep Kumble in the team at any cost.
Anil Kumble has taken the most wickets for India in his career. He took 619 wickets in Test matches and 337 wickets in ODIs. On the other hand, if we talk about Sourav Ganguly, he scored 7,212 runs in Test matches and 11,363 runs in ODIs during his career.
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