Mohun Bagan sign Mehtab Hossain
Mohun Bagan assured the services of medio Mehtab Hossain from Tollygunge Agragami for the forthcoming season. Tushar Rakshit and Dipankar Roy withdrew in favour of East Bengal. Satish Bharti signed for Mohammedan Sporting from Mohun Bagan. On the other hand, Bhupinder Singh Rawat has been named the chief coach of the Mohun Bagan academy in Durgapur.
Meanwhile, K.D. Pal was selected the treasurer of IFA in the governing body meeting Wednesday.
Ambar Roy meet
SLAB and Magistrate won their pre-quarter final matches of the Pepsi CAB Ambar Roy sub-junior meet at the Eden Gardens Wednesday.
SLAB 160/7 in 25 ovs (Debapriya Sur 81, Rupam Sarkar 27). North Howrah Cricket Clinic 144/8 in 25 ovs. (Rakesh Srivastava 62 n.o., Anup Barik 25). SLAB won by 16 runs.
Metropolitan Magistrate 173/1 in 25 ovs (Tarit Ghosh 86, Sudip Bhattacharya 73 n.o.). Shyambazar Sabuj Sangha 156/8 in 25 ovs (Prosenjit Bose 57). Metropolitan Magistrate won by 17 runs.
Chandannagore Cricket Academy and Vijay Sports Club won their matches in the Calcutta Cup cricket meet at the Vivekananda Park Wednesday.
CESC won the Lakshmibilas Cup beating BSF North Bengal 2-0 in the final Wednesday. Meanwhile, La Martiniere for Boys beat Paikpara 1-0 to win the third division championship play-off match.
Prem Singh, Azan Piperno, Avik D’Souza and Vedant Gupta won their matches in the under-10 category of the Britannia age-group tennis meet at the Ordnance Club Wednesday.
Other winners — Boys’ U-14 Doubles: Ranjan Prasad & Sk. Asgar; Dharamveer Viswakarma & Md. Imran; Shivraj Singh & Sarvesh Agarwal. Boys’ U-14: Ranjan Prasad; Dharamveer Vaswakarma, Rohit Kumar, Sk. Asgar Ali. Girls’ U-18: Hena Valecha, Daneille Jones, Dipti Srivastava, Richa Valecha.
Arup Baidya won his match in the state ranking badminton meet beating Tapan Chowdhury 15-1, 15-2. The other winners in the category were Bijoy Dey, Anirban Mukherjee, Sourav Dutta, Harish Chandra and Sanjoy Das.
Other Winners — Women’s Singles: Barnali Raha, Sampa Saha; Sub-jr boys’ singles: Amit Dey, Pusan Roy, Dipanjan Saha, Deep Ghosh; Sub-jr girls: Shinjini Saha, Aditi Das.
The state sub-junior boys and girls basketball teams were announced for the 30th sub-junior nationals in Naogaon.
Teams — Boys: Nikhil Balmiki, Chiranjit Dey, Subhendu Roy, Siddhartha Dalal, Sunil Yadav, Ramananda Bairagi, Surajit Biswas, Sourav Roy, Jishnu Dey, Bhaskar Sur, Munshi Parveg Jamal, Tapan Thakur.
Girls: Sushila Ekka, Namrata Chakraborty, Salma Sultana, Ankita Chowdhury, Portia Conrad, Pratima Pattapu, Arundhuti Banerjee, Debolina Guha, Neha Pandey, Priya Pal, Lipika Ghosh, Madhumita Chowdhury
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: Pepsi CAB Ambar Roy sub-jr meet (Eden Gardens , 8am.
BADMINTON: Junior state meet at the Ordnance Club courts.
TENNIS: Britannia age-group meet at the Ordnance Club courts.
GENERAL: Condolence meeting of Arati Banerjee at the Netaji Indoor Stadium at 5:30 pm.