Rohit Sharma, Sourav Ganguly and others react as India beat England in U19 Women’s T20 World Cup final
India made history on Sunday (January 29) when they clinched the inaugural edition of the Under-19 Women’s T20 World Cup final by beating England in the final.
India chased a paltry target of 69 and reached the set total in 14 overs with 7 wickets in hand.
Earlier was India’s bowling attack led by a fast bowler Titas Sadhu and leg spinner Parshavi Chopra, delivered a superlative after opting to compete first. Sadhu returned with impressive figures of 4-0-6-2 as Chopra broke two wickets for 13 runs.
Sadhu was named ‘Player of the Match’ for her economic enchantment.
“The way all the girls perform and support each other, so happy. Incredible feeling. Thanks to the staff, the way they support us every day and tell us that we are here for the cup and thanks to them we are here. All thanks to them’ Shafali Vermasaid the winning captain at the post-match presentation ceremony.
“The players supported me a lot. Thanks to BCCI for giving me this wonderful team and very happy to win the cup,” she added.
Here’s how Rohit Sharma, Sourav Ganguly and others reacted to India’s title win:
Huge congratulations to the U-19 girls cricket team for winning the World Cup. Well done for making the nation proud🇮🇳 #Jai Hind @bcciwomen @bcci
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) January 29, 2023
Fantastic performance by Shafali and her team to win the inaugural Women’s Under-19 T20 World Cup! Many congratulations to the players and support staff for a fantastic campaign. Ahead of the WPL, a huge shot in the arm for women’s cricket in India. #U19T20World Cup
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) January 29, 2023
Congratulations to the Women’s Under 19 team for winning the World Cup.. it’s a great stepping stone for the girls to take their game to the next level.@BCCIWomen ..
— Sourav Ganguly (@SGanguly99) January 29, 2023
Congratulations to our Indian Women’s Team on winning the U-19 World Cup! Well played champions 👏🏻 💯 🏆 🇮🇳 @BCCIWomen @BCCI
— Yuvraj Singh (@YUVSTRONG12) January 29, 2023
Meet the winners of the inauguration #U19T20World Cup
INDIA🇮🇳 #TeamIndia pic.twitter.com/ljtScy6MXb
— BCCI Women (@BCCIWomen) January 29, 2023
India wins the inaugural Women’s T20 World Cup.#cricket #U19T20World Cup #CricketTwitter pic.twitter.com/Dyp4zj1vip
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) January 29, 2023
Congratulations, Great job….girls👏🏼👏🏼 https://t.co/tTWzvNlaJa
— Pragyan Ojha (@pragyanojha) January 29, 2023
Congratulations to the first-ever Women’s champions #U19T20World Cup! 🏆🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/hSE7Z6l4tW
— ICC (@ICC) January 29, 2023
A no-contest in a final! Well done #IndiaUnder19. Now wish the players the best in the greater careers ahead.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) January 29, 2023
Bhartiya Naari sab par Bhaari. Congratulations @BCCIWomen on the first ever Under 19 Women’s World Cup champions. #INDvENG . pic.twitter.com/dPbxgLFgIW
— Venkatesh Prasad (@venkateshprasad) January 29, 2023
Extremely proud of our U-19 girls for winning the #U19T20World CupThis victory is historic and a moment to cherish forever. Well done, Team India.❤️😇🇮🇳@TheShafaliVerma @13richaghosh @Nooshin Khadeer @balimunish13
— Sushma Verma (@ImSushVerma) January 29, 2023
Congratulations to the team for a fantastic performance https://t.co/5wPS6uVeR6
— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) January 29, 2023
That’s how we do it!! Congratulations to the girls for bringing the first #U19T20World Cup home by beating England by 7 wickets. Well done #TeamIndia@TheShafaliVerma @Nooshin Khadeer
Take a bow, Queens 👑 @BCCIWomen pic.twitter.com/4uGsic0e2v
— Reema Malhotra (@ReemaMalhotra8) January 29, 2023
A great achievement from our team, taking victory in the first edition of the ICC U19 Women’s T20 World Cup 🏆
Congratulations champions 🇮🇳#U19T20World Cup pic.twitter.com/K5y15Cy5IO
— RP Singh (@rpsingh) January 29, 2023
Congratulations @BCCIWomen ❤️🇮🇳✊🎉🎉 https://t.co/wkLpiKfcOZ
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) January 29, 2023
India U19 beat SL, NZ and ENG to win World Cup #ICCU19World Cup pic.twitter.com/9AxWg2N5Zl
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) January 29, 2023
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