Manoj, Sayan to play IPL 2017
20th February 2017
The auction for the 10th season of Indian Premier League in Bengaluru today, saw two player from Bengal making ways for themselves to play the league this season.
While, Bengal Captain Manoj Tiwary was auctioned at Pune Supergiants at Rs. 50 lakh, Sayan Ghosh fetched Rs. 10 lakh for Kolkata Knight Riders.
Among the other Bengal players, Wriddhiman Saha(Kings XI Punjab), Ashok Dinda (RPS) and Mohammad Shami (Delhi Daredevils)- were retained by their respective franchises.
After the selection, Manoj Tiwary said, "Feeling very happy that I got this chance. I worked hard for it. I will give my best to prove the decision of taking me in the team right. IPL is obviously a big platform these days to show your ability to the world. I wanted this opportunity, and now that I got it, I will use it."
CAB MEDIA DESK