Bhowanipore Boxing Association emerged champions in the senior state boxing championship at KSOPC. Howrah District Boxing Association were runners up. The Bengal squad for the national scheduled from August 25-31 in New Delhi will undergo a 10-day preparatory camp.
Results (individual finals)
Light fly B.B. Chhetri bt Prasanto Khetropal. Flyweight Dhiraj Burman bt Sameer Mishra. Bantamweight Z. Rahaman bt S. Illyas. Featherweight Dinesh Shaw bt Nazeer Khan. Lightweight Md. Javed bt Amarjeet Singh. Light welterweight Pawan Choudhury bt D. P. Singh. Welterweight Sarwan Routh bt Dipak Tamang. Middleweight Omprakash Singh bt Chiranjib Chakraborty. Light heavyweight Prabir Pal bt Safiq-ur Rahman.
Mohun Bagan on Monday wrote a letter to the IFA requesting it to look into referee Kashinath Sens handling of their match against Chirag United SC. They have also asked for an outstation official for the match against East Bengal on August 17. East Bengal have also requested the IFA to advance their match against Peerless by a day to August 11, to facilitate preparations for East Bengal Day two days later.
Under the BCCIs instruction, East Zone pitch consultant Prabir Mukherjee on Monday inspected Eden Gardens as part of its preparation for the Test against Pakistan in November.
TODAY IN SPORT
FOOTBALL: CFL Premier Division East Bengal vs Mohammedan Sporting at Salt Lake Stadium (3.30 pm).