Smriti Mandhana, India girls’s group cricketer, recalled her assembly with Virat Kohli the place she obtained an inspiring message from the lads’s group skipper. Smriti Mandhana, throughout a BBC podcast ‘The Doosra’, advised former England cricketer Isa Guha that when she first spoke to Virat Kohli concerning the recreation, he advised her that girls’s group has the potential to encourage a era of ladies to take up sports activities in India. “He advised me that your group (girls’s group) can do one thing in India which males’s group can not do, that’s to vary the tradition for girls in India,” Mandhana stated.
Virat Kohli, who has been a number one mild in serving to India develop into one of many fittest outfits in males’s cricket, prompt the younger left-handed batter to attempt to by no means miss a gymnasium session.
“Everytime you really feel like lacking a gymnasium session, simply assume you could truly encourage a era of ladies in India to take up sports activities not solely cricket,” Mandhana added.
Mandhana, very like different cricketers internationally, is spending time at dwelling amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Indian cricketers are utilizing social media to work together with their followers and hold them entertained throughout this section.
Mandhana alongside together with her teammate Jemimah Rodrigues lately shared a hilarious video on Instagram. Within the video each gamers might be seen enjoying tunes of an previous Bollywood tune.
Mandhana and Rodrigues have additionally began a chat present on YouTube referred to as ‘Double Bother’.
In one of many episode, the duo interacted with Sania Mirza and the ace tennis participant opened up about her well-known “joru ka ghulaam” tweet.