IND vs WI: No crowd in 1st T20I, CAB requests BCCI to allow spectators for last two T20Is
IND vs WI: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) requested the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday to allow spectators for last two T20Is of the three-match series against West Indies at Eden Gardens.
The T20I series between India and the West Indies begins on February 16 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
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“The BCCI has allowed only upper tier and hospitality boxes for sponsors and representatives for the first match,” CAB said in a statement.
Therefore, the CAB has again requested the BCCI to reconsider and allow spectators for the remaining matches.
“CAB will intimate all stakeholders once it receives feedback from the board,” stated further.
India defeated West Indies 3-0 in the three-match ODI series.
India’s T20I squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Surya Kumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (vice-captain) (wicket-keeper), Venkatesh Iyer, Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Ravi Bishnoi, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohd. Siraj, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Deepak Hooda, Kuldeep Yadav