West Bengal sports activities minister Manoj Tiwary, who made his foray into politics in this 12 months’s meeting polls, was on Monday included in a 39-member possible listing by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB). The former Bengal captain performed his final sport in the Ranji Trophy closing in opposition to Saurashtra in March 2020.
It could also be recalled right here that regardless of becoming a member of politics earlier this 12 months, Tiwary had not dominated out taking part in cricket.
“I will maintain my fitness. I will wait and see how it goes, but I don’t rule out playing a few more games for Bengal,” Tiwary had mentioned after successful from the Shibpur constituency.
The senior Bengal probables could have a fitness camp from July 23.
“Attendance is compulsory. Fitness parameters set by the Association have to be met by all the players. Bengal team probables will be announced after the fitness camp,” learn an announcement issued by the CAB.
Eaerlier, former Indian batsman VVS Laxman was retained because the batting guide of Bengal, whereas Laxmi Ratan Shukla was appointed as Under-23 coach, marking his return to cricket six years after he joined politics.
The CAB additionally retained veteran Arun Lal because the chief coach, whereas selling Sourasish Lahiri because the assistant coach of the senior facet.