In the ongoing ICC World Test Championship (WTC) Final against Australia at The Oval, former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly expressed admiration for Shardul Thakur’s exceptional performance, specifically highlighting his consecutive fifties at the venue and his crucial role in stabilizing India’s batting.

In his praise, Ganguly emphasized that Thakur demonstrated to the team the importance of applying oneself and capitalizing on India’s fortunate circumstances, enabling successful batting on the pitch. Ganguly also credited Rahane for his magnificent performance and acknowledged Shardul Thakur’s impressive contributions to India’s batting. Overall, Ganguly commended India’s resilience and regarded their efforts as a commendable fight.