In the history of Indian cricket, many names have come and gone, but there are some players whose names are remembered by everyone today. A player of Indian cricket who played cricket not for any compulsion, and even cricket pitch was created for him in his palace. We are talking about Sourav Ganguly, the Tiger of Bengal who played bestmatches in the cricket team. Sourav Ganguly was a great batsman.
He was called as the ‘grandfather’ of the team. Apart from cricket, his personal life has been in great headlines. Ganguly was ready to leave the wife for this actress, let’s tell who was that actress.
Sourav Ganguly’s Love Story: For this Actress he was even ready to leave his wife.
On July 8, 1972, Sourav Ganguly was born in a Royal family of Bengal. He is a former captain of the Indian cricket team and is now a cricket commentator. Sourav also had some headlines about his affair besides cricket. He was married to Donna Roy in 1997 but in 1999, his affair was with actress Nagma.
Nagma is a well-known actress of South Indian cinema and Bollywood who also had romance with Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan. Nagma and Sourav’s first meeting took place in a conference in Mumbai and that time they were fjust friends. This friendship turned into love and after dating about two years, Sourav asked Nagma for marriage. Though Sourav had planned to divorce his wife Donna, Sourav had made a full-hearted decision to break his marriage, but when the impact began to fall on his career, he left Nagma. Both of them broke their relationship in 2001. Nagma spoke about her breakup with Sourav after 18 years.
Nagma Acknowledged her relationship with Sourav and said:
“Whatever one says, nobody has denied anything. As long as there is no denial of each other’s existence in each other’s life, any person can say anything they want,’ she had added.
‘His Career Was At Stake’
“There was a career at stake, besides other things, so one had to part. One had to weigh a lot of things, rather than be on an ego trip and insist on being together,” she had said.
She further added:
A smaller interest had to be sacrificed for bigger interests… When a game is being played, people should understand it is a sport. It’s very weird that people started getting carried away,’ she had said.
Were People Blaming The Relationship For Sourav’s Failiures?
”Whenever India played, people said that a person was not doing well because he was emotionally attached,” Nagma had added.
It was a mutual breakup, which ended on a sweet note:
“When it becomes too much, it starts affecting the interest of one another. Then slowly, though you’re supposed to bring happiness to a person’s life, you bring misery. Then it’s in the best interests to move on,” the lady had added
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