Abhimanyu Easwaran has been chosen as Cricket Association of Bengal’s Cricketer of the Year. This was decided at a meeting chaired by CAB president Sourav Ganguly on Friday and a formal announcement is to be made soon.
The India Under-19 cricket team produced a fine all-round performance to thump Sri Lanka U-19 by an innings and 21 runs in the first four-day match at the Nondescripts Cricket Club Ground, here on Friday.
For reasons best known to the two Supreme Court-appointed Administrators, the three office-bearers and very well-paid professionals, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) concealed news regarding Wriddhiman Saha's injuries - not only a fractured right thumb.
England may have cracked the Kuldeep Yadav code, but former left-arm spinner Phil Tufnell says India will be better off playing him in the Test series as well, having done the good thing by picking the “rare” talent in the five-day squad.
The under-19 Derby between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan in the IFA Shield final wasn’t short of drama and excitement at the Barasat Stadium on Thursday. After a 1-1 draw at the end of regulation and extra-time, East Bengal won 4-2 via the tie-breaker.
Spain’s new coach Luis Enrique said on Thursday that his tenure in charge of the 2010 world champions would be all about “evolution, not revolution” but the former Barcelona manager also promised plenty of surprises in his first squad.