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Ganguly elected president of India's cricket board

  • Published at 12:22 pm October 23rd, 2019
File photo of Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly is the 39th chief of the BCCI

Former captain Sourav Ganguly was unanimously elected on Wednesday as the president of India's cricket board, the sport's most powerful national body.

Ganguly, 47, the only nominee to the post, was appointed as the 39th chief of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) at a meeting in Mumbai.

"It's official - @SGanguly99 formally elected as the President of BCCI," the BCCI posted on Twitter.