BCCI Office-bearers and Sachin Tendulkar will congratulate the World Cup-winning U19 Women's Team
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) office-bearers and cricketing great and Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar will congratulate the Indian U19 women's cricket team for winning the trophy in the first ICC U19 Women's T20 World Cup in South Africa on Wednesday in Ahmedabad (February 1).
Shafali Verma and company bowled out England for only 68 at the JB Marks Oval in Potchefstroom on Sunday thanks to some brilliant fielding and a fantastic bowling effort.
Titas Sadhu, an off-spinner, Archana Devi, and Parshavi Chopra, a leg-spinner, all had two wickets apiece thanks to precise line and length bowling. In a commanding bowling effort, left-arm spinners Shafali, Mannat Kashyap, and Sonam Yadav each claimed a victim.
Just before the commencement of the third and final T20I match against New Zealand at 6:30 PM IST, the U19 women's team will be honoured at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
Bharat Ratna Shri @sachin rt and @BCCI Office Bearers will felicitate the successful India U19 squad on February 1st in Narendra Modi Stadium at 6:30 PM IST, according to a tweet from BCCI secretary Jay Shah on Monday.
The young cricketers have brought honour to India, and we will recognise their accomplishments, according to Jay Shah.
Following their seven-wicket victory against England on Sunday, Shah announced a monetary incentive of INR 5 crore for the U19 women's cricket team and support crew.
"The India U19 squad deserves congratulations for winning the #U19T20WorldCup. This is an incredible accomplishment since our young cricketers have raised the nation's profile. The fact that the young players weren't intimidated by the monumental event says a lot about their resolute personalities and dispositions."
Shah also extended an invitation to the India U19 women's squad to attend the festivities at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Wednesday, when the third Twenty20 International between India and New Zealand is played.
"I cordially welcome @TheShafaliVerma and her winning squad to join us at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on February 1 to watch the third T20I. There should be a celebration for such a monumental accomplishment. RT @BCCI #BCCIWomen: "On Sunday, he had stated.