New Zealand tour of India the 1st Test Match to be played from September 22 onwards at Kanpur and is going to be Team India’s 500th Test match.
BCCI Dream Team Initiative :
The Indian Cricket Board has promoted a fan engagement manoeuvre ‘Dream Team’ to mark the 500th Test Match of Indian Cricket Team.
The manoeuvre empowers cricket fans from all around the globe to vote for India’s ‘Dream Team’ via a series of poll quiz on Indian cricket team.
Mentioning the initiative , BCCI President Mr.Anurag Thakur said: “I’ve always believed that the heart of the game lies with its followers and what better way to celebrate the historic mark of 500th Test match by giving the fans a opportunity to vote for their ‘Dream Team’. I am pleased that over 1 lac cricket fans have already voted to choose their top-order in the ‘Dream Team’ and I expect that number to evolve manifolds in coming days.”
BCCI Secretary Mr.Ajay Shirke said: “This is a great campaign for the fans to come together and select their favourite players in their team. We are anticipating our fans to bestow a healthy competition to the legends of the game in their Dream Team.”