He said that Indian women are leading the way in global sports arena with their wonderful performances from Rio Olympics to Paralympics and in games like hockey, wrestling, badminton, followed by this splendid performance in the Women's World Cup. "The win over England in the first match was a big boost for the team", she said.
Indian women's cricket team skipper Mithali Raj has picked her deputy Harmanpreet Kaur and youngsters Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma to succeed her when she decides to quit the game.
Captain Mithali Raj, while speaking to the media said that India should have a Indian Premier League for women so that not only Indian cricketers but even domestic players get exposure. This performance will inspire India's football team in the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup in October. "Next year, we have World Twenty20 and we will prepare for that as a team", she said.
"Mithali has been a great influence on Indian cricket".
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Sabathia, who had another quality start for the yanks, tried to show Judge in the dugout where his home run traveled. No one has hit one out of Safeco during a game since the ballpark opened midway through the 1999 season.
This was, according to Mithali, her fifth and probably final World Cup.
Responding to questions asked by the players on handling pressure, the Prime Minister said that Yoga helps achieve a good balance between mind, body and action. "No one expected us to reach the final and on that day, we restricted the home side to a decent total and then built a good partnership during the chase, which I take as a positive". But I would have preferred to be a winning captain.
BCCI's acting president C.K. Khanna, yet, said, "the board will extend all help to women cricketers", while handing individual cheques of Rs 50 lakh and Rs 25 lakh each to the players and the support staff members, respectively. Unfortunately, we lost by a slender margin.
"I was really glad when the Chief Minister told me that he watched the entire final".