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An evening with Indian Cricket Adv. Shashank Manohar

February 4, 2016 divider image

Stadium was packed to its capacity to get glimpses of super star of Indian Cricket Adv.Shashank Manohar.

Match Referee President Khushnoor started the game with usual formalities and silent prayer.

Some domestic players and their spouses were honored by the President for achieving

One  more milestone in their life.

Local  players played  their innings by making announcements of their respected portfolios.

-President congratulated all Rotarians and their families for grand success of Hemalkasa Surgical camp.And honoured Rtn.Aspi Bapuna for generous donation of Rs.3.50 Lacs from Bapuna group.

Rtn..Shiraj Gimi requeted Adv.Shashank Manohar to come to crease by formally introducing him. Shashank took his guards and started playing confidently in his usual bindass style.

In initial overs he batted defensively on questions about VCA Jamtha pitch and successfully played googly of  PDG Vishwas on  DRA system by explaining technicalities about camera distance, ball speed, unexpected bounce ,etc.

Slog overs were bold by experienced bowlers like Shabbir Shakir,Dr.Sanjiv Chugh,Kumar kale,Amitabh Sinha,Alok Goenka,Vishvas Sahasrabhojanee,Akash Agrawal. He coolly defended their bouncers and gave clear picture about BCCI & ICC working and how he is trying making these bodies more professional by recruiting various experts.

In reply to queries about Pakistani players in IPL and matches between two countries, he explained that such decisions are taken by Union Government and BCCI is bound by it.

Alok Goenka then pitched superb delivery by asking about Lalit Modi, Shrinivasan and other controversies. Shashank defended it with straight Bat. He also explained about system of telecasting rites, role of major players like ESPN, STAR SPORTS, SONY, etc.

He also talked about various cricket academies mushrooming in the country, need of fitness, dedication & hard work required for budding cricketers.

Vikram Naidu conducted presentation ceremony and house gave standing ovation to Man of the match Adv.Shashank Manohar.

President handed him a trophy as token of love & affection.

  • Parag Date

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