Foundation day friendly hosted in new normal
3rd February 2021
Fanfare, festivity and cricket bonhomie returned to Eden Gardens on the occasion of the 93rd Foundation Day of Cricket Association of Bengal.
The friendly between President's XI and Secretary's XI replete in history and steeped in tradition got rolling at the majestic Eden Gardens in presence of a sizeable gathering of members seated maintaining the norms of new normal.
But the physical distance between individuals was aptly made up by the festive spirit and cheer as the two teams lined up for the game.
Secretary's XI emerged winner in a nail-biting finish by beating President's XI by 7 wickets.
Batting first President's XI posted 133/4 in their quota of 13 overs as skipper CAB President Avishek Dalmiya was the highest scorer with 27 while Subhrodeep Ganguly made 25 before declaring their innings.
While chasing Secretary's XI ended on 136/3 to win the friendly.
CAB MEDIA DESK