BCCI recommends b'lore as venue for India-Eng tie


Staff member
New Delhi January 31:

The ICC has formally conveyed to the BCCI about its inability to hold the India vs England World Cup match at the Eden Gardens, February 27.

The BCCI issued a release of ICC conveying its inability to hold the match at Eden Gardens on February 27. The Cricket Board said it has recommended Bangalore as the alternate venue for the match.

"The ICC has conveyed to the BCCI that it will not be able to hold the India Vs England match of the ICC CWC 2011 at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, on 27 February 2011. "The BCCI has recommended Bengaluru as the alternate venue," BCCI Secretary & President-Elect N Srinivasan said in the release.