Constantine in city
The Indian football coach Stephen Constantine arrived in the city Wednesday for the SAAF football camp scheduled to get off Thursday. The coach expressed satisfaction with the facilities at the SAI ground where the team will practice. However, he made it clear that any player who fails to report at the camp by Thursday, will not be considered for selection.
EB in charge
East Bengal were on the verge of another win in the CAB first division league tie Wednesday. After dismissing Taltola Institute for 172, East Bengal were 118 for one, with Satyen Bhattacharya unbeaten on 56 and Nikhil Haldipur batting 42.
n Calcutta Customs 355/8 (Prasenjit Ganguly 115, Wriddhiman Saha 56, Sankar Pal 59; Sk. Sona 6/80). Paikpara Sporting 11/1.
n Victoria SC 221 (Partha Sarathi Bhattacharya 65; Sayan Bhattacharya 5/43). YMCA 8/0.
n Taltola Institute 172 (Sudip Mitra 48; Pradipta Mazumdar 4/53). East Bengal 118/1 (Satyen Bhattacharya 56 no).
n Rajasthan 240 (Nilanjan Ghosh 72, Avijit Roy 45; Vishal Singh Yadav 5/52). Tapan Memoria 31/1.
n CityAC 267. (Ananya Kanji 57, Ashutosh Kumar 5/90, Ritam Kundu 3/68) vs Belgachia United.
n Mohammedan Sporting 237/6 (Rakesh Joshi 41, Nitin Sibbal 82, Farasatullah 3/71) vs Aikya Sammilani.
n NSI 365/9. BNR 213/8 (Mithun Dutta 92; Debashish Mukherjee 4/33). Match Drawn.
n Barisha Sporting 321 (Soutam Mitra 73, Rishi Sharma 61; Manish Mishra 3/58) vs Ballygunge United.
n Young Bengal 237 (Masidur Rahman 64, Indrajit Ghatak 4/88, Anirban Chatterjee 3/43). Shyambazar 8/0.
St Jamesí win
St Jamesí beat Bhowanipore Education Society by 79 runs in the SLOBA inter-school cricket meet at the St Lawrence ground Wednesday.
St Jamesí 178/9 (Sreyas Basu Dasgupta 60; Kalpesh Patil 4/25). Bhowanipore Education Society 99 in 21.4 overs (P. Mirani 26; V. Chowdhury 6/15). St Jamesí won by 79 runs.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: CAB league matches at various grounds from 9:30 am
CRICKET: SLOBA inter-school meet at St. Lawrence ground from 7:30 am.
TENNIS: Junior meet at South Club.