Lokesh Goswami | Jibran Nazir
The Runner-up of ICC women’s world cup finals, Indian women’s cricket team was today felicitated in New Delhi for their mesmerizing performance in the tournament.
Even though, being nine runs short of championing the international women’s cricket, #womeninblue have brought pride to the country and reignited hope for millions of girls across the country to believe in themselves and make their dreams come true.
The team received warmest ever welcome at their home country.
Ekta Bisht, right arm spinner, who collapsed the Pakistan batting line-up in quarter finals by taking five wickets while talking to Ten News said, “Nobody expected that we can make it this far. There was a time when we were almost winning the final, but doesn’t matter what the result is, there was learning in it.”
The team was rewarded rupees fifty lakh by BCCI at the felicitation ceremony.