India vs West Indies 2013: Mohammed Shami to be awarded Rs 1 Lakh by Mohan Bagan

Mohammed Shami finished with figures of four for 71 © IANS

Kolkata: Nov 6, 2013

Mohun Bagan on Wednesday, announced a cash award of Rs 1 lakh for Indian pacer Mohammed Shami for his dream Test debut with four wickets on day one of the match against the West indies at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Mohun Bagan assistant general secretary Srinjoy Bose said the club was delighted at the “stupendous performance of our cricketer.”

“Mohun Bagan Athletic Club will give a cash award of Rs 1 lakh to Shami immediately at the end of the Test match as a token of appreciation,” Bose statement said.

The club also wished Shami all the best in the coming days.