There is a special relationship between Ganguly-Dravid and Virat Kohli, the fans of Team India can never forget on June 20

Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli entered the world of Test cricket on 20th June.

Jun 20, 2022 | 1:47 pm

TV9 Hindi , Edited By: Kiran Singh

Jun 20, 2022 | 1:47 pm




Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli may have stepped on the cricket field at different times, but there is a special relationship between the three.  There is a special connection between the three due to June 20.  Which the fans of Indian team can never forget.  Actually this is the same date on which 3 legends of Indian cricket made their Test debut.  On June 20, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli had stepped into the longest format of cricket for India.  The interesting thing is that all the three stars, who made their Test debut on June 20, are still showing their strength in Indian cricket.

Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli may have stepped on the cricket field at different times, but there is a special relationship between the three. There is a special connection between the three due to June 20. Which the fans of Indian team can never forget. Actually this is the same date on which 3 legends of Indian cricket made their Test debut. On June 20, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli had stepped into the longest format of cricket for India. The interesting thing is that all the three stars, who made their Test debut on June 20, are still showing their strength in Indian cricket.

Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid together made their Test debut in 1996 against England from 20 to 24 June at the historic ground of Lord's.  In that match, Ganguly scored 131 runs while scoring a century.  Ganguly then played a total of 113 Test matches in his Test career, scoring 7 thousand 212 runs including 16 centuries.

Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid together made their Test debut in 1996 against England from 20 to 24 June at the historic ground of Lord’s. In that match, Ganguly scored 131 runs while scoring a century. Ganguly then played a total of 113 Test matches in his Test career, scoring 7 thousand 212 runs including 16 centuries.

Dravid had scored 95 runs in his first innings.  He missed a century by just 5 runs.  However, after this he scored a total of 13 thousand 288 runs in 164 Test matches including 36 centuries.

Dravid had scored 95 runs in his first innings. He missed a century by just 5 runs. However, after this he scored a total of 13 thousand 288 runs in 164 Test matches including 36 centuries.

Virat Kohli made his Test debut on 20 June 2011 against West Indies at Kingston.  He could score only 4 runs in his first innings.  However, after this he scored 8 thousand 43 runs in 101 Tests including 27 centuries and his journey continues even today.

Virat Kohli made his Test debut on 20 June 2011 against West Indies at Kingston. He could score only 4 runs in his first innings. However, after this he scored 8 thousand 43 runs in 101 Tests including 27 centuries and his journey continues even today.

All the three players, who made their Test debut on June 20, are still active in Indian cricket.  Ganguly is the President of BCCI.  Dravid is the head coach of the Indian team.  Virat Kohli is currently one of the best batsmen in the world.






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