Legendary Sachin Tendulkar alongside with the chess wizard Viswanathan Anand and tennis ace Sania Mirza have a tendency to grace India’s first ever day/night Take a look at in opposition to Bangladesh right here at Eden Gardens from November 22-26. Already Bangladesh High Minister Sheikh Hasina has given her consent to the BCCI and could perchance merely be attending the well-known day’s proceedings. High Minister Narendra Modi has furthermore been sent an invite.
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“Day/Night Take a look at became as soon as regarded as one of my dreams. We’re making an attempt to construct it a spectacle for everybody. We’re going to construct it an improbable tournament. Work is on and in three or four days’ time, I will be ready to present you with a concrete portray of what all is going down. This could be a gigantic tournament,” Ganguly instantaneous reporters on the Eden Gardens.
As for the invitees, Ganguly said: “I’m making an attempt to regain protect of Sachin. We’re going to felicitate Olympic medallists MC Mary Kom, PV Sindhu for his or her achievements.”
“Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina is coming. A demand has been sent to the High Minister’s Field of labor. Invitations possess furthermore been sent to Didi (Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee) and the Honourable Governor (Jagdeep Dhankar).
“We’re going to felicitate the players of the well-known Take a look at when India performed Bangladesh. We’re making an attempt to be clear everybody is available,” Ganguly said.
Later CAB secretary Avishek Dalmiya said 5-time chess world champion Anand is anticipated alongside Mirza.
“Anand could perchance be right here for a Enormous Chess Tour tournament through the identical time, so now we possess invited him too. He’s most seemingly to grace the Take a look at. We possess furthermore invited Sania Mirza,” Avishek said.
Revealing further plans, the CAB secretary said they’re planning a charity match for HIV-clear kids at some level of the 40-minute supper destroy on first day.
“We’re going to peep permission from BCCI and in the event that they enable the HIV-clear kids from an NGO will be organised at some level of the well-known day. We’re going to furthermore enable them to flee a cafeteria, solely flee by HIV-clear kids.”
The first day of the match could perchance see a helicopter revolving through the Eden Gardens from which a skydiver will attain flying into the ground with the trophy in his hand. Purple colors could perchance furthermore be showered from the sky.
The CAB furthermore plans to present a red hue to the tickets for India’s first ever day/night Take a look at. In the meantime, Ganguly furthermore instantaneous that the BCCI AGM will be held in third week of November.
“This could be held in the third week of November. The last date is yet to be confirmed,” Ganguly instantaneous reporters on the Eden Gardens right here.
Oct 31, 2019 21: 03 IST