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Former International Umpire Sunit Ghosh Passes Away

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Kolkata: Former International Umpire Sunit Kumar Ghosh passed away at a city medical facility after a prolonged illness on Sunday. He was 87 and is survived by two sons.

He officiated in two Test matches and seven One-Day Internationals.

He is remembered as Biltu da on the maidan and formed a memorable duo with Bhairab Ganguly. In 2016, he was felicitated during CAB’s Annual Prize Day.

“It is a sad day. His services to cricket will always be remembered. On behalf of the association I extend my heartfelt condolences to his family,” said CAB President Avishek Dalmiya.

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