Sourav Ganguly, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president and former India captain, is presently secure having undergone angioplasty after struggling “chest discomfort” on Saturday. On Sunday, a bulletin supplied by the Woodlands hospital in Kolkata, mentioned that Ganguly “had an uneventful last night”. A routine ECG will likely be executed on him on Sunday morning. The bulletin additionally mentioned that the treating docs are preserving a continuing vigil on the BCCI chief’s well being scenario and taking acceptable measures.
“He had an uneventful last night and presently Afebrile. He is sleeping now,” mentioned the Woodlands Hospital bulletin.
“Pulse-70/min, BP- 110/70mmHg, Spo2-98 per cent in room air. Respiratory rate-16/min. Routine ECG to be done in the morning. Treating doctors are keeping constant vigil on his health situation and taking appropriate measures from time to time,” the bulletin added.
The former India skipper was taken to the Woodlands hospital emergency on Saturday at 1pm. He was struggling with “chest discomfort, heaviness of head, vomitting and a spell of dizziness while performing physical exercise in the home gymnasium at around 11am”.
A coronavirus take a look at was additionally performed on Ganguly and he examined detrimental for it on Saturday.
Ganguly was unanimously elected president of the BCCI, the game’s strongest physique, in 2019. After a glittering taking part in profession the place he additionally captained India to many memorable triumphs, Ganguly was instrumental in organising the IPL 2020 within the United Arab Emirates final 12 months.
The left-handed opener retired from Test cricket in 2008 having scored 7,212 runs together with 16 centuries — his first made at Lord’s on debut.
He additionally scored 11,363 runs in 311 one-day internationals.
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