Sourav Ganguly is one of the best captains that the Indian cricket team ever had. He is also known as ‘Dada’ by his fans and supporters. He is also been called God of the Off-Side for his amazing and mind-blowing strokes. Sourav is the only cricketer in history to win four consecutive Man Of The Match awards in the One Day Internationals (ODIs). He has recorded the highest individual score as a Left-Handed batsman in both the Test and ODI.
He has played a great role in scoring high runs, by the Indian cricket team. Ganguly created a record of the highest individual score of 183 runs in the ICC World Cups. He ranks 8th to score highest in ODIs. One can easily remember India vs Sri Lanka in ICC World Cup, held on May 26, 1999. He was the one who made the entire team win with his scores. He made his name in his very first Tests innings with England.
He made a run of 131, which made the team win the match. There are many more matches where he carried the whole team by scoring the highest.