Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly was on Thursday named the new Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president.
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly was on Thursday appointed the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), ending the suspense on who will take over the state cricket body following the death of Jagmohan Dalmiya.
The announcement of Ganguly was made by West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the presence of senior CAB officials and state government ministers at the state secretariat building.
In another major development, Dalmiya’s son Abhishek was inducted as one of the two joint secretaries replacing the current incumbent Ganguly. Subir Ganguly will continue as the other joint secretary while Biswarup Dey will continue as treasurer.