EB gain in CAB transfers
East Bengal were the net gainers at the CAB inter-club transfers for the ensuing cricket season on Thursday. Moving over from Mohun Bagan to East Bengal were Sourashish Lahiri, Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Amitava Chakraborty and Subhamoy Das. Also moving to East Bengal, was Ritam Kundu, from Belgachia United. In all 39 transfers were recorded, of whom two later withdrew for their old clubs.
Pronay Moitra of East Calcutta beat Rohit Chakraborty of Hooghly 7-11, 5-11, 13-11, 11-9, 11-9 to win the cadet boys’ title in the Cricket Club of Dhakuria-organised table tennis meet on Thursday.
Cadet Girls’ singles (semi-finals): Shramana Dutta (ECD) bt Srija Dey (How) 3-1; Ankita Das (Hgy) bt Abhishikta Rudra (24 Pgs N) 3-0. Sub-jr girls’ (semi-finals): Shramana bt Abhishikta 4-1, Ankita bt Rubina Dey (How) 4-2. Sub-jr boys’ singles (semi-finals): Samrup Nag (ECD) bt Joydeep Saha (ECD) 4-1, Pronoy Moitra bt Raj Mondal (How) 4-1.
TODAY IN SPORT
FOOTBALL: Super Div. Championship Leg — East Bengal vs Mohammedan AC (EB). First div. Gr. A: BNR vs George Telegraph (Howrah); Second div. relegation-off (2nd leg): Chandney SC vs Young Corner (High Court); 3rd div. Championship play-off (final): Subhasdwip vs Town Club (Bagan). All matches from 3pm; 5th div. championship play-offs: Behala SA vs Sarat Samity (BG Press), International vs Shyambazar (YMCA), 2.45pm.
TABLE TENNIS: CCD meet: Matches at Don Bosco Park Circus from 8.30am.
TENNIS: Sub-jr meet at BTA complex.