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Bengal cricket introduces impact player rule in J.C. Mukherjee and N.C. Chatterjee trophy

Kolkata/IBNS: In a major boost for the local players, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Thursday announced the introduction of impact player rule in the forthcoming J.C. Mukherjee and N.C. Chatterjee trophy matches scheduled to start in the first week of April.

Sourav Ganguly opts out of CAB presidential poll race, brother Snehasish likely to take charge

Kolkata: Snehasish Ganguly will lead the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) if his nomination papers are cleared during scrutiny as his younger brother and former BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly did not file his nomination for the post of president.

After unceremonious BCCI exit, Sourav Ganguly set to contest CAB presidential polls

Kolkata/IBNS: Days after he was denied a second term in the Indian cricket board (BCCI), former skipper Sourav Ganguly has announced his decision to contest the upcoming presidential elections in Bengal cricket's governing body, CAB.

CAB to name Eden Gardens stand after bowling icon Jhulan Goswami

Kolkata: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Saturday said it is planning to name a stand at the Eden Gardens after iconic woman cricketer Jhulan Goswami and would approach the Indian Army for the necessary permission.

Jhulan Goswami gets new task for Bengal cricket as mentor cum player for women team

Kolkata/UNI: Cricketer Jhulan Goswami has been appointed as the mentor cum player for Bengal women's team, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Avishek Dalmiya said.

Laxmi Ratan Shukla to be Bengal cricket team's coach

Kolkata: Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) Tuesday appointed former India cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla as the Senior Bengal coach for the upcoming season.

CAB president Avishek Dalmiya urges KKR to consider more Bengal players in team

Kolkata/IBNS: Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champion Kolkata Knight Riders have been reluctant in signing up Bengal players much for the cash-rich T20 tournament, which is considered a platform for young regional players to showcase their sporting talents, in recent years.

Wriddhiman Saha wants to quit Bengal cricket, seeks NOC from CAB: Reports

Kolkata/IBNS: India's veteran wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha is reportedly looking to quit Bengal cricket after he felt "hurt" for being named in the Ranji squad without any consultation, media reports said.

Wriddhiman shouldn't have made private chats with chief selector or Sourav Ganguly public: CAB secy Snehasis Ganguly

Kolkata/IBNS: Amid a new controversy centering around the Indian cricket, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) secretary Snehasis Ganguly has opined veteran wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha shouldn't have made his personal conversation over his place in the national side with chief selector Chetan Sharma or BCCI president Sourav Ganguly public, media reports said.

COVID-19 Spike: CAB decides to put on hold all matches conducted by it till Jan 15

Kolkata: The Cricket Association of Bengal on Tuesday announced it has decided to put on hold till Jan 15 all forms of cricket conducted or held under the aegis of it amid a spike in COVID-19 cases in the state.

Bengal T20 Challenge second edition to begin tomorrow

Kolkata/IBNS: After incessant rains for over a month that threatened to throw a spanner in the plans of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), the second edition of Bengal T20 Challenge is beginning Tuesday with 33 rollicking T20 games in store over the next 17 days with a glittering trophy at stake.

Devang Gandhi becomes Bengal U-19 coach

Kolkata/IBNS: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has appointed former India cricketer Devang Gandhi as the U-19 coach of Bengal.

CAB secretary and Sourav Ganguly's brother Snehasish Ganguly admitted to hospital

Kolkata/UNI: Cricket Association of Bengal secretary Snehasish Ganguly, elder brother of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, was admitted to a city hospital following sudden illness Friday night.

Dhara shines as CAB Green win

Kolkata: Dhara Gujjar continued her superb form to help CAB Green maintain winning momentum by beating Maroon team by 3 wickets in CAB Women's One Day tournament today.

Indian bowler Ashoke Dinda retires from all formats of game

Kolkata: Former Indian fast bowler Ashoke Dinda on Tuesday retired from all formats of the game.