Lopamudra Talukdar - Items filtered by date: Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 05:07

Russia World Cup As I Saw It

It had been always my dream to cover an international event but never got around managing it, until earlier this year when the Editor of Uttarbanga Sambad, the newspaper  I represent, asked me if I would be interested to cover the FIFA World Cup football in Russia, I wasn’t terribly excited at first. The reason was simple, I have been a cricket fan all my life but football was too physical for me. But as my editor assured my brief was not just to cover the football action from the ground but also what was happening outside them, in the fan zone and around the host cities. 

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