Mumbai, Sep 30: Indian blind cricket players are intensely practicing for the upcoming bilateral and triangular cricket series for the Blind 2018 to be played among India, England and Sri Lanka scheduled from October 2 to 27, 2018.
Samarthanam and Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) are organizing the Blind Cricket Series and on Sunday they announced the list of players who would be representing India in the three T20 match, India England first bilateral series happening in India.
Matches will be held on October 2, 3 and 4, 2018, at SSE Sports Ground, Tanisandra near Hajbhavan, Bangalore. Sri Lanka will join to play the Triangular series in Bangalore and Goa, and later half of the month India and Sri Lanka will play a bilateral series in other parts of the country. List for triangular and India and Sri Lanka Bilateral will be announced later respectively.
Mahantesh GK, President of Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI), World Blind Cricket and Founder Managing Trustee of Samarthanam, said blind cricketers were blessed with immense potential and bilateral and triangular series was a perfect stage to display their determination.
''The India Blind Cricket team have been training intensely for the series and I wish them the very best. We, at Samarthanam and CABI, are thrilled and energized for the upcoming series and look forward to witnessing the extraordinary game of blind cricket and also extend warm welcome to India and Sri Lanka to be a part of the upcoming series,'' he said. (UNI)