Diganta Neogi to lead West Bengal cricket team
Kolkata: All-rounder Diganta Neogi has been named to lead the West Bengal team in the National Talent Search & Nurture cricket tournament, conducted by the School Sports Promotion Foundation in partnership with the Sports Authority of India, in Haryana and Delhi from August 11. Vishal Kumar Roy will be his deputy.
Sourasish Lahiri, Charanjit Singh and Subhomoy Das were the selectors who picked the West Bengal team after the NTSN tournament at the State level where North Kolkata district emerged champion.
The team: Diganta Neogi (captain), Vishal Kumar Roy (vice-captain), Subham Rai (wicket-keeper), Sreyan Dutta, Arka Chakroborty, Sandipan Halder, Raunak Agarwal, Trishul Das, Aryaman Bhutaria, Tridev Singh Sidhu, Amanjyot Singh, Shivang Chattetjee, Atriz Dutta, Abhishek Chattetjee, Souvick Chakroborty and Wasif Raj. Coach: Abdul Monayem; Assistant Coach: Dipak Ghosh; Manager: Sujit Sarkar.
Reserves: Manav Agarwal, Chandradip Bagdi, Sreyash Banerjee and Injaman Arju.