New Delhi, July 24: Cricket goes to be performed within the Commonwealth Video games. This has occurred earlier than within the 90s. Now girls’s cricket will probably be seen changing into part of these sports activities for the primary time. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur, whereas speaking concerning the Indian girls’s cricket group’s Commonwealth Video games debut in Birmingham, mentioned that she is completely satisfied to have the chance to take part in a giant occasion.
Ladies’s cricket will make its first look on the Video games and India are positioned in Group A together with Australia, Pakistan and Barbados. Barbados is part of West Indies itself. Right here as an alternative of West Indies, its islands are displaying themselves in their very own separate existence. The identical occurs within the Olympics.
This time in cricket, there will probably be a race for the trophy moderately than for the medal like the remainder of the athletes. Talking to PTI earlier than leaving for the occasion, Kaur mentioned that the match will probably be essential for the group as they are going to play for medals this time. The Indian skipper mentioned that she has grown up watching such occasions and the group is completely satisfied that she is getting an opportunity to compete within the Commonwealth Video games.
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Kaur mentioned, “This match is essential for us. This time we’re taking part in for medals. If I speak about myself, we have now grown up watching such tournaments and we’re glad that we additionally get an opportunity. We will probably be a part of a much bigger occasion. I believe in future, if we preserve getting alternatives like this, will probably be nice for us.”
The 33-year-old additionally mentioned that will probably be a special expertise and added that he’ll cheer for others and have fun each medal the nation receives within the occasion.
“This time we’re going to be part of multi-sporting occasion. Now it’s not nearly cricket however about different groups too and we will probably be excited for them and we wish to have fun each medal. This time It is going to be utterly completely different and we’re all very excited.”
India will begin their marketing campaign in opposition to Australia on 29 July.
Commonwealth Video games 2022: Harmanpreet Kaur is worked up for play medal in multi sports activities occasion
Story first printed: Sunday, July 24, 2022, 1:48 [IST]