Ritwick Bhattacharya won the national squash title beating Saurav Ghosal in the final on Sunday at Calcutta Racket Club. In a one-sided match, Bhattacharya steamrolled Ghosal 9-2, 9-1, 9-3.
Political tension has forced an under-22 match between Assam and Bihar to be scheduled in the city from December 6-8. It The match was scheduled in Jamshedpur in the first week of December.
Assam officials “could not risk the lives” of their players and called for a change of venue to the BCCI.
Calcutta University won the Ajoy Ghosh Memorial cricket Trophy, beating Burdwan by seven wickets in the final.
TODAY IN SPORT
CRICKET: Ranji Trophy — Bengal vs Assam (Eden Gardens, 9 am).
SOCCER: AFC U-17 meet qualifiers — India vs Nepal (Salt Lake, 2 pm).