Frail Indian captain and recent BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Monday (September 29) slammed critics for leveling allegations of Battle of Passion in opposition to him.
Sooner than Delhi Capitals’ started their Indian Premier League 2020 season, Delhi skipper Shreyas Iyer stated in an interview to Star Sports actions that head coach Ricky Ponting and Ganguly (who changed into DC’s mentor in 2019) played a significant characteristic in serving to him change into a greater participant and captain.
However Ganguly’s detractors claimed that the mature skipper as BCCI president helped a franchise captain the attach he changed into a mentor, which is a case of Battle of Passion.
Whereas Iyer posted a tweet stressing that he changed into relating to 2019 season, Ganguly hit reduction at the critics strongly.
“I had helped him (Iyer) closing one year. I might maybe be the Board president, but don’t neglect that I’ve played 500 fits (424 fits) for India, so I’m in a position to talk to a younger participant and wait on him, be it Shreyas Iyer or Virat Kohli. Within the occasion that they need wait on, I’m in a position to,” Ganguly stated all by approach to a promotional tournament.
“As a younger captain, I am thankful to Ricky and Dada for being a phase of my fade as a cricketer and captain closing season. My statement …… changed into to emphasise my gratitude in direction of the characteristic they each and every enjoy played in my personal voice as a captain,” Iyer tweeted.
As a younger captain, I am thankful to Ricky and Dada for being a phase of my fade as a cricketer and captain closing season.
My statement the old day changed into to emphasise my gratitude in direction of the characteristic they each and every enjoy played in my personal voice as a captain.
— Shreyas Iyer (@ShreyasIyer15) September 21, 2020
The Delhi Capitals enjoy started their IPL 2020 season on a excessive a success each and every their fits to this point.