Jisshu Sengupta, Srijit Mukherjee attends a celebrity cricket match at Diego Maradona ASOS Cricket stadium
Feb 02, 2021 15:28 [IST]
Last Update: Feb 02, 2021 17:00 [IST]
Players of ASOS XI and
Tollywood XI were pumped up as it marked the ending of ASOS T20 Finals at Diego
Maradona ASOS Cricket Stadium at Barasat. The celebrity match was studded with
popular Tollywood faces like Jisshu Sengupta, Srijit Mukherjee, Indrasish Roy
Chairman of Aditya Group and Ankit Aditya, Vice- Chairman of Aditya Group were
also present at the stadium. Teams, Tollywood XI and ASOS XI played under the
captaincy of Jisshu Sengupta and Anirban Aditya, for respective teams. Former
National team cricketer Piyush Chawla attended the event as the Special Guest.
Team ASOS XI was
loaded with Ankit Aditya, Anirban Aditya, Arnab Nandi, Ishan Porel, Subhomoy
Das, Beauty Chakraborty, Shikhar Tandon, Avishek Mazumdar, Fidaul Haque, Faisal
Haque, Subhodeep Hore, Satadru Dutta, Ambarish Srivastava, and Satadeep Saha.
On the other hand,
team Tollywood XI embraced the talented and high-spirited famous Tollywood
faces like Jisshu Sengupta, Srijit Mukherjee, Joyee Deb Roy, Indrasish Roy, Sourav
Das, Gaurav Chakraborty, Ananda Sankar Chowdhury, Mohan Das, Sushil Shikaria,
Jeetu Kamal and Pallab.
The match was a draw
with a final score of 124 for both the teams. Anirban Adity and Jisshu Sengupta
were announced as the Man of the Match.
On asking about the
match Anirban Aditya said,” Our whole point of organizing this amateur
tournament is to promote Sports and Fitness, especially after this pandemic. We
have also spotted a few of the players who have played exceptionally well and
have the full potential to go and play for nationals or the IPL for one. And
today’s match went off really well The team spirit was amazing.”
Jisshu Sengupta, the
captain of Tollywood XI, was quite impressed with the Diego Maradona ASOS
Cricket Stadium. He said, “The Diego Maradona ASOS cricket stadium is one of a
kind fantastic venue. I loved the energy of the players. It was a wonderful