Mother ill, Sourav Ganguly not to attend MCC meeting

The committee, headed by Mike Gatting, meets twice a year to discuss the prevalent issues facing the game.

Published: 09th August 2019 11:29 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th August 2019 11:29 PM   |  A+A-

Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

KOLKATA: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly, who is a member of the Marylebone Cricket Club World Cricket Committee, will skip its upcoming meeting at the Lord's on August 11-12.

Ganguly said his mother is unwell. 

"My mother is not well. We may have to take her somewhere else for treatment so I'm not attending the meeting," Ganguly said.

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The committee, headed by Mike Gatting, meets twice a year to discuss the prevalent issues facing the game.

Ganguly refused to comment on the BCCI's decision to come under the ambit of the National Anti-Doping Agency, which paves the way for it to become a National Sports Federation.

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