03 August, 2021

'I Enjoy Playing Against Inzy'

India's most successful captain on issues that invariably attend an Indo-Pak series

'I Enjoy Playing Against Inzy'
India's most successful captain. What is little known is that of the current Indian team, Saurav Ganguly has the highest batting average against Pakistan (39.28) in ODIs. Ganguly speaks to Debashish Dutta on issues that invariably attend an Indo-Pak series:

Cricket's role in promoting peace
Well, it's a very simple theory. The common man in India and Pakistan loves the game. Cricket is more than a game in this part of the world. Matches between the teams will help build bridges, enabling people from the two nations to come together. I am sure Inzamam feels the same.

On his experience of playing in Pakistan last year
One of the best tours of my career. It's a pity that I could not play the full tour because of injury. It was a memorable series for two reasons. One, we won both the Test as well as the one-day series. No Indian team had previously done that. And, secondly, for the hospitality. We really cherished that.

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