Former Indian cricketer and legend Sachin Tendulkar has extended his warm wish to his friend and former teammate Sourav Gangly, who had to undergo angioplasty on Saturday.
Indian cricket legends Sourav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar. (PTI Image)
- Sachin Tendulkar has a message for his ailing friend and former teammate Sourav Ganguly
- Ganguly is currently at the Woodlands hospital in Kolkata and is stable after his angioplasty
- Other Indian cricketers including Smriti Mandhana, Dinesh Karthik have also extended their wishes
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has a message for his ailing friend, also his former teammate and captain, Sourav Ganguly. Ganguly’s doctors have confirmed his stable condition but also added that arterial blockage was “critical” and that there were not one but multiple blockages.
The current BCCI president was rushed to the Woodlands hospital on Saturday, where he reached at 1 PM, after he complained of chest discomfort at his house gym in Kolkata.
What Tendulkar and Ganguly, both legends of the game, shared was beyond the boundaries of the cricket field. “Just got to know about your ailment Sourav. Hope each passing day brings you closer to a full and speedy recovery! Get well soon.”: Tendulkar wrote on Twitter.
Just got to know about your ailment Sourav.
Hope each passing day brings you closer to a full and speedy recovery! Get well soon. pic.twitter.com/NIC6pFRRdv
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) January 2, 2021
After the surgery, Ganguly regained consciousness and according to the Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar, the former captain was in his “ususal cheerful mood”.
“I’ve seen dada in a good mood. I interacted with him. I’m happy to see Dada smile. He was in his ususal cheerful mood,” Mr Dhankhar said.
— Governor West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) January 2, 2021
The cricket fraternity, including Smriti Mandhana, Dinesh Karthik, have kept the flow of wishes for cricketing legend Sourav Ganguly going.
Wish you a very speedy recovery Dada. Get well soon!@SGanguly99
— DK (@DineshKarthik) January 2, 2021
— Surya Kumar Yadav (@surya_14kumar) January 2, 2021
Wishing you a speedy recovery @SGanguly99 sir. Get well soon!
— Smriti Mandhana (@mandhana_smriti) January 2, 2021
Praying for speedy recovery of @SGanguly99 he is a fighter, will see him soon. Jai Mata Di.
— Chetan Sharma (@chetans1987) January 2, 2021