Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly is appointed as an advisor for Delhi Capitals in the latest season of the cash rich league(IPL). Delhi Capitals management has announced the news on Thursday.
Sourav Ganguly will work with head coach Ricky Ponting, captain Shreyas Iyer and other coaching staff to help the team to win the Indian Premier League trophy (IPL) in 2019 season.
Sourav Ganguly said about the team: "I am very pleased to come on board with the Delhi Capitals. Having known the Jindals and the JSW Group for years, I am now excited to be a part of their latest sports venture."
"I am really looking forward to working with the players and the support staff," Ganguly added.
Shreyas Iyer and his boys will start their IPL campaign against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium on March 24 in Mumbai. In their next game, Delhi Capitals will lock horns with defending champions CSK (Chennai Super Kings) at their home ground (Feroz Shah Kotla) on March 26.