It is a moment of absolute joy for every cricket lover from Tripura, Northeast, and also, every Indian. Manishankar Murasingh has made the country proud as he achieved to be a part of the famous county cricket tournament in England. He has coveted the spot to be a part of Tod Modern Club of the Lancashire county. He has already arrived in England on Friday.
Who is Manishankar Murasing?
Manishankar Murasing is currently the captain of the Tripura state cricket team to lead the team in inter-state matches.
Born on January 01, 1993, Murasing is 28 years old cricketer who plays for his home state, Tripura. He also created the headlines back in the Ranji Trophy season of 2018-19 when he emerged as the highest wicket-taking bowler for his team. He made 32 dismissals in just eight matches for Tripura.
He made his debut in List A matches in India in 2009 in the match against Bengal while playing for Tripura in Kolkata.
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What is County Cricket?
County Cricket dates back its history to as old as the 18th century. In the tournament, the 18 top league county teams participate. These counties are named after English counties and also after one, Welsh county. There have been many Indian players who have played in the league including the God of cricket, Sachin Tendulkar who took part in the championship in the year 1992 which became a big thing for Tendulkar as well as the tournament. He played 16 games for the county of Yorkshire.