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U-19 Women’s T20 World Cup: Virat Kohli, Taapsee Pannu And More Celebs Hail Our Women In Blue!

January 30, 2023 | by Kinjal Panchal

The Indian U-19 women’s team brought glory to the country as they won their first T20 U-19 World Cup 2023 in its first edition! Everyone is very proud of the young women in blue for bringing home the trophy. The Indian team won by seven wickets against England. Best wishes and hearty congratulations poured in for the team from the cricketing fraternity and the entertainment industry alike! Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana, Taapsee Pannu, Amitabh Bachchan and many others have showered praises on the Indian U-19 women’s team!

 

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From the cricketing world, senior players like Mithali Raj, Smriti Mandhana, Virat Kohli and many others congratulated the young team. Mithali tweeted the winning team’s photo lifting the trophy and said that their win is a ‘monumental achievement’ whereas Smriti Mandhana called the team the ‘champions of the world’! Jhulan Goswami also tweeted the winning team’s photo and wrote their victory will ‘inspire millions’.

From the senior men’s cricket team, Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Gautam Gambhir and many others also expressed their happiness about the Indian U-19 women’s team’s win!

Several celebrities from the Indian film industry also showered love and praise on the under-19 team on their first-ever win! Taapsee Pannu also wished the U-19 team’s captain Shafali Verma a very happy birthday and said that she got a well-deserving gift with this win. Amitabh Bachchan hailed the team as ‘champions’. Kajol also shared a photo of the team and wrote that they have made the country proud. See their reactions below.

 

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The final match of the Under-19 women’s T20 World Cup was between India and England. The target set by the English team was 69, which the Indian team chased comfortably! Soumya Tiwari hit the winning shot by making the ball fly across the boundary, securing a sweet win for the team.

 

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Also read: Shafali Verma’s Emotional Speech To Rahul Dravid’s Wish, Heartwarming Moments From Women’s U-19 WC Win!

We’re immensely proud of the young team for achieving this big feat right in the first edition of the U-19 women’s World Cup. Here’s to many other such wins!

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Kinjal Panchal

Kinjal is a reader of only fiction because, escapism, duh! But at the same time, she is a realist who needs proof of everything.

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