The controversy between Virat Kohli and Sourav Ganguly started when Virat Kohli was the captain of Team India while Ganguly was the President of BCCI.
Virat Kohli vs Sourav Ganguly: This season of IPL has been very special for RCB veteran Virat Kohli. He scored 639 runs in this season including two centuries. Although Kohli’s name was also surrounded by controversies. His fight with Gautam Gambhir was in limelight. Apart from Gambhir, Kohli also had a lot of rift with veteran player Sourav Ganguly. It seems that till now the sourness between Ganguly and Kohli has not subsided.
Ganguly praised Shubman Gill
Virat Kohli scored a century in the last match of RCB. After this century, he was getting praise from all sides. On the same day Kohli scored a century, Cameron Green of Mumbai Indians and Shubman Gill scored centuries for Gujarat Titans. Ganguly congratulated Shubman Gill but did not name Kohli.
Fans behind Ganguly
Gill had scored his second consecutive century. Sourav Ganguly tweeted, ‘How much talent is there in India. Shubman Gill brilliant..two brilliant hundreds in two innings. What a great level of tournament.” Ganguly had to tweet that the fans followed him. He asked the former Indian captain why he did not write anything about Kohli. Kohli also scored his second consecutive century on Sunday.
The dispute between Virat Kohli and Ganguly has been going on for a long time.
All is not well between Virat Kohli and Sourav Ganguly at the moment. The dispute between the two started when Virat Kohli was the captain of Team India. Ganguly was the BCCI president at that time. There were reports that it was Ganguly who pressurized Virat to give up the captaincy.