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Sharjah Cricket Stadium makes Ganguly nostalgic
The former India captain remarked that the IPL's young players are eagerly looking forward to playing on this hallowed cricket ground where Gavaskar and Tendulkar wrote history
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly visited the Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Monday, lauding the iconic stadium for its new look and feel and declaring it IPL-ready.
The former India captain also remarked that the IPL's young players are eagerly looking forward to playing on this hallowed cricket ground where greats like Sunny Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar wrote history.
The historic venue recently announced major refurbishments including new canopies, an upgraded Royal Suite, Commentary box and VIP Hospitality boxes.
Ganguly was accompanied on his tour of the facilities by IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel, former IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla, and Hemang Amin, COO, IPL.
Warm Welcome to the Home of Cricket in UAE Sourav Ganguly, BCCI President. IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel, Ex IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla hosted by Waleed Bukhatir, Vice Chairman of Sharjah Cricket Stadium and Khalaf Bukhatir, MD of Bukhatir Group and CEO of Sharjah Cricket Stadium. pic.twitter.com/xV3y6kG3ji - Sharjah Cricket Stadium (@sharjahstadium) September 14, 2020