May 29, 2024 13:25 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
TMC transferring SC, ST, OBC reservations to Muslims: PM Modi in Bengal | Mani Shankar Aiyar's '1962 Chinese invasion' comment sparks row, Congress distances itself after BJP ire | Supreme Court refuses to hear Arvind Kejriwal's bail plea seeking interim bail extension | Amit Shah predicts BJP's Lok Sabha seats in East and South ahead of final phase of voting | Rajkot fire: Gaming zone co-owner among those killed, police confirms today
Pink Ball Test: Sourav Ganguly clicks selfie with spectators, appreciates 'tremendous atmosphere'
Sourav Ganguly Twitter page

Pink Ball Test: Sourav Ganguly clicks selfie with spectators, appreciates 'tremendous atmosphere'

| @indiablooms | 22 Nov 2019, 10:07 am

Kolkata/IBNS: Amid the tremendously busy schedule, BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly, who is himself leading the administrative team in making the eventful Pink Ball test in Kolkata a memorable journey, found some time to click a selfie with the crowd cherishing the first day of the game in the iconic Eden Gardens in the city.

Ganguly shared the selfie on his Twitter page with the caption that read: "Tremendous atmosphere at Eden for the pink test @JayShah @bcci."

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina arrived in the stadium on Friday morning to commence the proceedings with state CM Mamata Banerjee by ringing the Eden bell.

Bangladesh scored 73/6 at supper on day 1 of the day-night Pink Ball Test match against India at Eden Gardens here on Friday.Shadman Islam scored 29 off 52 balls.Wicketkeeper batsman Liton Das is still unbeaten at 24 off 27 balls.

Except Islam and Das, no other batsman could touch a two-digit score.Umesh Yadav picked three wickets for 29 runs.Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami picked two and one wickets respectively.


Support Our Journalism

We cannot do without you.. your contribution supports unbiased journalism

IBNS is not driven by any ism- not wokeism, not racism, not skewed secularism, not hyper right-wing or left liberal ideals, nor by any hardline religious beliefs or hyper nationalism. We want to serve you good old objective news, as they are. We do not judge or preach. We let people decide for themselves. We only try to present factual and well-sourced news.

Support objective journalism for a small contribution.