Bengal's Ashok Dinda rested for Mushtaq Ali T20
Bengal's Ashok Dinda rested for Mushtaq Ali T20

Bengal pace spearhead Ashok Dinda was rested for the upcoming East Zone leg of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 cricket tournament to be held in Odisha.

Manoj Tiwary to lead East Zone in Duleep Trophy
Manoj Tiwary to lead East Zone in Duleep Trophy

Bengal middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary will lead the 15-member East Zone cricket team in the Duleep Trophy tournament scheduled from October 15 to 18 in Lahli, Haryana.

After Bengal, Jhakhand reach main round

Jharkhand became the second team after Bengal to make the main round of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament on net run-rate following their mammoth eight- wicket win over Assam in the East Zone league at the Jadavpur University second campus ground in Saltlake today.

Waqar Younis, Muttiah Muralitharan to train Bengal youngsters

Pakistani fast-bowling legend Waqar Younis and retired Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan were today appointed as bowling consultants for a Cricket Association of Bengal coaching programme beginning March 15 for a three-year contract.

Saha looks to make the most of rare opportunity

In a series which has been disastrous to say the least, not many expect Wriddhiman Saha to script a success story for India in the final Test against Australia next week but the Bengal youngster might turn out to be a pleasant surprise.

Ganguly retained as captain despite Tiwary`s availability

In desperate bid to beat the drop, the Bengal selectors today decided to continue with Sourav Ganguly as the captain of the state side for their match against Delhi from December 13-16 even though regular skipper Manoj Tiwary was available.

Former Bengal medium pacer dies

Former Bengal left-arm medium pacer Premangsu Chatterjee passed away here this morning, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) said.

Whatmore, Raman to arrive at Kolkata on Sunday

Sri Lankan World Cup winning coach Dav Whatmore and former India opening batsman W V Raman will arrive here tomorrow to take charge in the Bengal cricket.

Former Bengal cricketer dies

Former Bengal wicketkeeper Gopal Chakraborty died after a renal failure last night, family sources said.

Bengal’s not playing in Buchi Babu surprises Ganguly

Bengal’s decision not to play in Buchi Babu All-India Invitational three-day cricket tournament has surprised former India captain Sourav Ganguly.