Ranji Trophy 2019-20: From being rejected by Waqar Younis to starring in Bengal's breakthrough season, Mukesh Kumar comes a long way
From being a non-entity in Bengal cricket till six years ago to emerging a hero this season, it has been a rigourous yet rewarding journey for the low-profile pacer Mukesh Kumar, son of a migrant taxi driver from Bihar.
Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda omitted from squad for upcoming clash against Gujarat
The Bengal pace spearhead Dinda, who has represented India in 13 ODIs and 9 T20 Internationals, was dropped from the Bengal Ranji Trophy squad on the eve of their match against Andhra after he abused bowling coach Ranadeb Bose after a pre-match practice session and refused to apologise.
Former Bengal cricket captain Gopal Bose died after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 71 and is survived by his wife and son Arijit.