BCCI president Sourav Ganguly rings the bell on the Eden Gardens in Kolkata
With global cricket returning to Kolkata after virtually two years, The Board of Regulate for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly rang the “well-known” bell forward of the beginning of the 3rd T20I between India and New Zealand on the Eden Gardens Stadium on Sunday. The BCCI had previous introduced that the previous India skipper Ganguly will ring the bell to begin the 3rd T20I between the Males in Blue and the Blackcaps. India on Sunday thrashed New Zealand by means of 73 runs to pull-off a clean-sweep within the three-match sequence.
The video was once posted by means of the Indian cricket group’s reputable Instagram maintain. “That second when Mr. Sourav Ganguly, President, BCCI rang the well-known Eden Gardens bell to begin the complaints,” the publish was once captioned.
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After opting to bat first, India had controlled to place on a complete of 184/6 from 20 overs, due to skipper Rohit’s 56 and a few notable contributions from the group’s decrease middle-order. In answer, New Zealand had been bowled out for 111 because the Indian bowlers decimated the opposition on the Eden Gardens. Martin Guptill top-scored for the Kiwis with a effective 36-ball 51 whilst Axar Patel was once the pick out of the bowlers for India after returning figures of three/9.
That is India’s first sequence win below new head trainer Rahul Dravid and new T20I captain Rohit Sharma.
Virat Kohli, who had relinquished the T20 captaincy after India’s early go out within the T20 Global Cup, was once rested for the sequence, along side key gamers like Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, amongst others.
Kohli may also pass over the primary recreation of the approaching two-match Take a look at sequence towards the Kiwis, beginning November 25 in Kanpur. Ajinkya Rahane will lead the group within the absence of Kohli, who will resume his tasks in the second one Take a look at in Mumbai.
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