Chinese cricketers to get help from CAB
22nd August 2022
The Chinese Consul General today gave a proposal to CAB to help develop cricket in their country.
A three member Chinese delegation led by Mr Zha Liyou, Consul General, People's Republic of China in Kolkata, met CAB President Avishek Dalmiya today at BC Roy Clubhouse with the proposal to establish cricketing relations with the association.
"A Chinese delegation had come to CAB seeking our cooperation for develoment of cricket in Chongqing City. We have assured our cooperation as we believe in the philosophy of spreading cricket globally and it is encouraging to see China taking the initiative to play the game," said Mr Dalmiya.
Also present were Hony Secretary Snehasish Ganguly, Vice-President Naresh Kumar Ojha, Jt Secretary Debabrata Das and Treasurer Debasish Ganguly.
In their proposal they said that The Cricket Association of Chongqing City was eager to establish cooperation with CAB to improve the level of cricket of Chongqing City. To that effect, they proposed to sign a MOU with CAB by which they can send players to Kolkata for training.
They would like to increase the scope of work with mutual visits, introduction of coaches and friendly matches among other things, the proposal further added.
Mr Zhang Hongjie, Economic & Commercial Consul, and Mr Zhang ZHizhong, Head of Bilateral Relations Division Consul were part of the delegation.
CAB MEDIA DESK