Cricket Association of Bengal hails World Cup winning Blind Cricket team
The Cricket Association of Bengal congratulated the Indian blind team for efficiently defending the Cricket World Cup for Blind beating Pakistan by two wickets at Sharjah.
Put in, Pakistan scored 308/8 in 40 overs as India chased down the entire in 38.2 overs.
“Winning any global tournament back to back is never easy. This very fact needs to be looked upon in a very positive mind frame,” CAB joint secretary Avishek Dalmiya stated.
“We hope that the BCCI would consider initiating steps to promote or encourage such talented cricketers in whatever way that may be practically possible for it,” he stated.
Dalmiya stated stage programmes like eradication of blindness that had been began by Asian Cricket Foundation on the Eden Gardens a decade again must be revived.
The National Cricket Club, which has been formally sponsoring kits for the visually-challenged cricketers from Bengal who had been chosen for the India/trials, additionally despatched in a be aware of congratulation.
“NCC will continue to support the visually challenged cricketers in future and feels humbled at the rich rewards these cricketers have brought to the nation,” Niraj Kajaria, NCC secretary stated right here.
NCC has begun organising tournaments for the blind males and girls cricketers for the primary time in West Bengal on an annual foundation.