Brijesh Damani blanked Anil Poddar 5-0 in the final of the Coca Cola state senior snooker meet at the Bengal Rowing Club Wednesday.
Bengal on top
Bengal emerged overall champions with 134 points in the aquatic championships at the Subhash Sarobar Wednesday. While the men notched up 94 points, the women garnered 38. Salil Biswas of Bengal was the menís individual champion while the womenís crown went to Tultul Sinha.
Top-seeded Karan Dhillon moved into the quarter finals of the West Coast Paper Calcutta hardcourt tennis meet at the South Club Wednesday beating Md Ismail 6-3, 3-0 (conceded).
The Oriental Bank of Commerce plans to set up a football academy. The bank currently has 14 trainees under their scheme and they plan to increase the number to 26.
TODAY IN SPORT
SOCCER: CFL first division group A: Bata vs Customs (Howrah Stadium); BNR vs Rajasthan (Rabindra Sarobar) Matches at 2:15 pm.
BILLIARDS: Coca Cola state meet (Bengal Rowing Club).
TENNIS: West Coast Hardcourt meet (South Club).