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ICC happy with Eden progress for World T20 finals

Kolkata: Dec 10;The International Cricket Council (ICC) wants two more dressing rooms at the Eden Gardens which will host the World Twenty20 final on April 3 next year, a senior Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) official confirmed on Thursday.
Presently, the Eden Gardens has only two dressing rooms, one for the home and the other for the visiting team but as the women's World T20 final will be held on the same day therefore cricket's world governing body has asked the CAB for four change rooms.
"Yes. The ICC have told us to get two more dressing rooms. We will sit and have a meeting next to see how to go about it," the CAB official told IANS.
In the last World T20 final which was held in Mirpur, the Sher-e-Bangla stadium also had four dressing rooms for the same reason.

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