New Delhi: Former captain of the Indian team Sourav Ganguly (Sourav Ganguly Birthday) is celebrating his 51st birthday today. Under his captaincy, the Indian team achieved many big milestones. Under the captaincy of Ganguly, India defeated legendary teams like Australia and England. Not only this, because of Ganguly many players also got a chance to move forward. One of these players is Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni). Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag turned towards Sourav Ganguly and said that because of him today the world has got a cricketer like Dhoni. In an interview, Virender Sehwag had said that Ganguly played an important role in Dhoni’s progress. Sehwag had said, “First Dada left the opening for me and then left the number 3 spot for Dhoni. Had Dhoni been kept at number 6 instead of sending Dhoni at number 3 in that match, Dhoni would not have become such a big player. After this, Ganguly had said in the interview that, ‘To know the player, he has to be sent ahead, the more you keep him behind, the more he will be behind’ Read this also Ganguly reached the commentary box after retiring from international cricket. At the same time, in 2019, he got the responsibility of the post of President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India. He also performed this responsibility very well. It is known that many big records have been made during Ganguly’s career, breaking which will not be easy for any player. Ganguly is the highest run scorer in a match of ICC tournament. He has scored 183 runs.