India cricket legend Sourav Ganguly, 48, suffers suspected coronary heart assault and is taken to hospital for emergency operation
INDIAN cricket legend Sourav Ganguly has been rushed to hospital after struggling a suspected coronary heart assault, in accordance with studies.
Ganguly, 48, is claimed to have complained of chest pains and was taken to hospital in Kolkata.
Stories in India declare the previous batsman suffered a ‘delicate cardiac arrest’ after complaining of dizziness after a exercise on the fitness center.
The ex-India captain is claimed to at the moment be in steady situation however might want to endure surgical procedure.
It is believed Ganguly may have a process referred to as an angioplasty – used to widen narrowed or obstructed arteries or veins – afterward Saturday.
A supply instructed ANI: “(Sourav) complained of chest ache and was rushed to the hospital.
“He would possibly have to endure angioplasty [but] he’s out of hazard.”
Ganguly – affectionately often known as ‘Dada’ – starred for India for 16 years, between 1992 and 2008 earlier than retiring.
The left-handed batsman is considered considered one of his nation’s greatest ever captains, each in Check and ODI codecs.
Ganguly skippered India between 2000 and 2005, dropping simply 13 of his 49 Assessments in cost, whereas successful 76 ODIs as captain.
All through his illustrious profession, Ganguly performed 113 Check matches, averaging 42.17 with the bat, together with 16 centuries and 35 50s, with a excessive rating of 239.
He additionally averaged 41.02 in 311 ODIs, hitting a sensational 22 tons and 72 half-centuries, together with a prime knock of 183.
Additionally a useful bowler, Ganguly picked up 32 Check wickets and 100 ODI wickets.
He retired from all cricket in 2012 following a spell with now-defunct IPL facet Pune Warriors India.
The legendary batsman additionally performed for Lancashire, Glamorgan and Northamptonshire within the County Championship throughout his profession.
Ganguly has been president of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) since October 2019.
He was initially handed the function on a nine-month foundation.
However because of the coronavirus pandemic, Ganguly – who has been working onerous to get cricket performed in India once more – has been saved on indefinitely.
India legend and a former team-mate of Ganguly, Virender Sehwag, took to Twitter to ship his outdated pal his greatest.
Sehwag wrote: “Praying in your fast and speedy restoration.”
Famous person Virat Kohli added: “Praying in your speedy restoration. Get effectively quickly”
Present India opener Shikhar Dhawan tweeted: “Praying in your speedy restoration Dada @SGanguly99. Get effectively quickly.”
India spin legend Harbhajan Singh wrote: “Dada @SGanguly99 Get effectively quickly.”