Sourav Ganguly plays gully cricket in the streets of Kolkata

Displaying some of his trademarks shots, Ganguly played few strokes before lofting the balls high. Loud cheers from the neighbouring houses can be heard as Ganguly is seen switching from left to right hand.

Sourav Ganguly getting ready to display his trademark shot.   -  Screengrab

Former India skipper and the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) chief, Sourav Ganguly, was seen playing cricket in the bylanes of Kolkata.

Displaying some of his trademarks shots, Ganguly played few strokes before lofting the balls high. Loud cheers from the neighbouring houses can be heard as Ganguly is seen switching from left to right hand.

Eleven videos of Ganguly playing cricket was published on YouTube few days back. It is not sure whether he was shooting for a commercial or any Televsion reality show.

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