Gangtok, 07 Jul:
Assam Cricket Association [ACA] hosted a Curators’ Orientation Programme organised by Board of Control for Cricket in India [BCCI] at Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati from 03-07 Jul wherein Karma Namgyal Bhutia and P Dungyal from Sikkim represented Sikkim Cricket Association.
An SCA press release informs that the faculty curators conducted theory and practical sessions on three-layer pitch construction, pitch soil selection, pitch preparation, outfield construction and ground equipments. Preparation and standard infrastructure requirements for hosting first class Ranji matches at North-East grounds were also discussed during the programme.
The orientation programme had Taposh Chatterjee [BCCI zonal curator, Central], Ashish Bhowmik [BCCI Zonal curator, East] and Dr SB Singh [BCCI Curator, Northeast & Bihar] as faculty curators.