CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women’s cricket team

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CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women's cricket team
CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women's cricket team

CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women’s cricket team

CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar sent his best wishes to the Women in Blue before of Team India’s opening match at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

India’s path to the Commonwealth Games will begin on Friday when they square off against Australia in Group A of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup.

“My best wishes to the Indian women’s cricket team and all our athletes participating in the Commonwealth Games,” tweeted Kohli.

“Wonderful to see cricket back in the Commonwealth Games. Hope this takes our beautiful game to newer audiences. Best wishes to @BCCIWomen’s team for their #CWG22 campaign,” tweeted Sachin Tendulkar.

“As Women’s Cricket is set for historic debut at the #CWG22, wishing all the best to our #Womeninblue. I’m confident that their grit and resilience on the field will resonate in their performance and we’ll witness some of the spectacular games of [email protected] #B2022,” tweeted Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah.

CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women's cricket team
CWG 2022: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar extends good wishes to Indian women’s cricket team

India skipper Harmanpreet Kaur has earlier expressed optimism about women’s cricket being played at the Birmingham Games.

“As a cricketer, we always want to play more cricket and matches. Whenever you go to a big event, it is important for you to perform well,” Harmanpreet had said in the virtual press conference ahead of their departure to Birmingham.

The 22nd Commonwealth Games opened on Thursday at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. With a spectacular spectacle that featured a magnificent opening ceremony.

The Indian contingent is led during the opening ceremony by star shuttler PV Sindhu. And also the captain of the men’s hockey team, Manpreet Singh.

215 athletes from India will compete in 141 events across 19 different sports to represent their country.

The top eight teams will compete for the gold medal in women’s T20I cricket. That is making its Commonwealth Games debut in Birmingham.