Women’s World Cup: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma cheer for Team India ahead of clash with Pakistan
Indian captain Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant, and opening batter Prithvi Shaw all took to social media to show their support for the Indian women’s cricket team ahead of their World Cup opener on Sunday against arch-rivals Pakistan.
They also invited fans to come out and cheer on the Women in Blue. During their World Cup campaign in 2022. The Women’s 50-over WC kicks off on March 4 with New Zealand taking on the West Indies, followed by a single match amongst all eight nations to determine the top four, with the winner being announced in Christchurch on April 3.
Virat Kohli on Instagram wrote:
“No better time to cheer for the #WomenInBlue and show the strength of #HamaraBlueBandhan than this, ’cause it’s time for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2022! So set your alarms for 6.30 AM on Mar 6, 2022 & watch #PAKvIND on @starsportsindia & Disney+Hotstar | ICC #CWC22.”
Rohit Sharma posted the Star Sports campaign video #HamaraBlueBandhan on his Instagram Reels.
Rishabh Pant posted:
“The #WomenInBlue are on a mission at the ICC Women’s World Cup 2022. Join me to show your support for #HamaraBlueBandhan. Let’s go. #TeamIndia.”
Prithvi Shaw posted:
“ICC Women’s WC 2022 is here! I’m ready to show the strength of #HamaraBlueBandhan and cheer for #WomenInBlue as they take on #Pak in ICC #CWC22! Are you ready too?”
The 12th ICC Women’s Cricket WC, and the third to be hosted in New Zealand following 1982 and 2000, will be held from March 4 to April 3 in six cities: Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, Tauranga, and Wellington.
In a 31-match competition, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, and the West Indies will compete, with the final set for April 3 in Christchurch.