Sourav Ganguly is arguably the greatest captain of Team India ever considering the fact that he brought the team from fixing ruins and made it an elite team in the world by the time he handed over the captaincy to Rahul Dravid in 2005.
Dada, called by his fans, has changed the phase of Indian cricket with ample support from seniors in the squad as Team India became one of the best in the world and the only one to challenge the greatest Australian team at their very best.
During this phase, the Bengal tiger had given chances to a number of players who then went on to become greats in Indian cricket and eventually were the key reasons for 2007 and 2011 world cup triumphs.
Here we look at the best team that has played under Sourav Ganguly as the proud son of Kolkata have made the nation proud with his brilliant captaincy over his five year tenure.
#1. Virender Sehwag
The Nawab of Najafgarh, Virender Sehwag came to the limelight under Sourav Ganguly as Dada backed his ability and made him one of the greatest players India ever saw. Started his career at No.6, Virender Sehwag was promoted to opening spot with Sourav Ganguly himself dropping to No.3.