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newscricket10 months ago

Reports | Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 to be played ahead of Ranji Trophy this season

According to reports, the domestic T20 tournament Syed Mushtaq Ali is going to be conducted before the Ranji Trophy this season with IPL auctions in mind. This move comes in light of the fact that few IPL teams are short on Indian talent, hence, it would help them scout players from the tournament.
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newscricketa year ago

CAB call off 2019-20 club cricket season amidst Covid-19 pandemic

Cricket Association of Bengal President Avishek Dalmiya has confirmed that the board has decided to call off the 2019/20 club cricket season, taking into account the health and safety of the players. The decision also effectively puts an end to divisional and age-group tournaments in the state.
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newscricketa year ago

Awaiting clarity from BCCI about opening of Eden Gardens, reveals CAB

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) have revealed that they are waiting for further clarity from the BCCI on the reopening of the Eden Garden for training purposes while maintaining safety protocols. Recently, the Indian government has allowed sports training during the fourth phase of lockdown.
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newscricket2 years ago

CAB has insurance cover for over 3200 individuals, reveals Avishek Dalmiya

CAB’s president Avishek Dalmiya has announced that the Cricket Association of Bengal has insurance cover for over 3200 individuals during the Coronavirus-hit economic crisis in cricket. He also added that the insurance not only covers the first-team players but also players from yesteryears.
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newscricket2 years ago

Cricket Association of Bengal closes office in wake of Coronavirus outbreak

The Cricket Association of Bengal, on Tuesday, closed its office for five days, asking the employees to work from home, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The move seems to have come after BCCI decided to shut down its office, with the employees given an option to work from home.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | No DRS for Ranji Trophy quarterfinals, confirms BCCI

BCCI’s general manager Saba Karim, on Tuesday, has rejected the use of DRS in quarterfinals of the Ranji Trophy owing to the lack of uniformity with only two televised games in the fixture with Karnataka and Andhra's game will not be televised. Karim added that it will be used in semis and final.
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newscricket2 years ago

Happy to announce Sourav Ganguly will deliver Dalmiya Lecture, states Avishek Dalmiya

CAB’s newly elected president Avishek Dalmiya announced on Wednesday that the BCCI president will be delivering the lecture at Jagmohan Dalmiya Annual Conclave in March. In the past, the speech has been delivered by Graeme Smith in 2018 with Brian Lara amongst the audience in the previous edition.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | Avishek Dalmiya and Snehasis Ganguly set to take office as CAB president and secretary

Avishek Dalmiya and Snehasis Ganguly are all set to be elected unopposed as the president and secretary of the Cricket Association of Bengal respectively. Avishek, son of renowned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya, will become the youngest president of the CAB as he succeeds Sourav Ganguly.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Ashoke Dinda incorporated back into Bengal side

Pacer Ashoke Dinda has been included in the Bengal side for the new Ranji Trophy season after he was left out of the team for Vijay Hazare and Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Meanwhile, the CAB have decided to stick with Sudip Chatterjee despite his poor form in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
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newscricket2 years ago

Sourav Ganguly to be re-elected CAB President unopposed

Sourav Ganguly will continue as the President of the Cricket Association of Bengal which will be made official in next week’s Annual General Meeting after no nominations were received to compete against him. However, he will not be able to serve a full term considering BCCI’s newly instituted rules.
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