Tag: Md Jafar Iqbal

Govt recognition still faraway for blind cricketers: Jafar

By Surya Narayan Pradhan Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling Indian blind cricket team member Md. Jafar Iqbal as ‘My friend from Odisha’ in a Twitter post while sharing a photo with Jafar on the social media site in recent past put the spotlight back on the Bhubaneswar-based blind cricket allrounder, who played a crucial […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
2 Odisha players in India squad for blind Cricket World Cup

Bhubaneswar: Md. Jafar Iqbal and Pankaj Bhue from Odisha have been named in the Indian squad for the 5th ODI World Cup Cricket Tournament for the Blind 2018 to be held at Pakistan and Dubai from January 7 to January 21. Iqbal has been selected under B1 category (complete blind) while Bhue in  B3 category […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021