Mithali, famend as the best run-scorer in Girls’s One Day Internationals (WODIs) with a staggering 7,805 runs, spoke in regards to the thrilling alternative that lies forward for the Indian males’s cricket group.
“As an Indian cricket fan, I’d need India to play within the ultimate. It’s a huge alternative. We’re the host nation and the situations are in our favour. In the event that they (group) do nicely, we’ll get one other alternative to elevate the World Cup,” Mithali said throughout her presence on the Girls’s Premier League ultimate in Srinagar.
The Indian ladies’s cricket luminary believes that girls’s cricket holds immense potential for progress within the area.
“For the previous two to a few years, the BCCI has been making loads of efforts to advertise the ladies’s recreation and girls gamers. The WIPL this 12 months has additionally gone nicely and it’s good for the sports activities profile. We hope that many gamers will come up from the state within the subsequent two to a few years,” Mithali mentioned.
Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, lauded the event as a big initiative.
“I watched the match. I’ve mentioned repeatedly that there isn’t a dearth of expertise (within the state). The Jammu and Kashmir Administration is making efforts to assist women progress in each discipline. I’m positive that the following part of growth in Jammu and Kashmir will likely be led by ladies,” Sinha mentioned.
(With inputs from PTI)