Calcutta: Rahul Dravid, brand ambassador and Castrol Cricketer of the Year, was felicitated at a city hotel on Monday.
Meanwhile, Exide, the sponsor of the Test series, were also contemplating of having a cricketer as its brand ambassador.
Cricket writers’ body
While the Indian cricketers will be launching the third players’ body Tuesday, the cricket writers launched their first, in the city, Monday.
The office-bearers are — President: Khalid Ansari; Chairman: Lokendra Pratap Sahi; Vice - chairman: Pradeep Vijaykar; Secretary: Sharda Ugra; Assistant secretary: Joseph Hoover; Treasurer: Debashish Dutta.