ICC Women's World Cup: Men in Blue praise Harmanpreet Kaur’s whirlwind knock

Updated On : 21 Jul , 2017 , 08:06 AM
ICC Women's World Cup: Men in Blue praise Harmanpreet Kaur’s whirlwind knock ()
ICC Women's World Cup: Men in Blue praise Harmanpreet Kaur’s whirlwind knock ()
New Delhi:

Indian women team stunned the defending champions Australia by 36 runs in the semi-final match of the ICC Women's World Cup on Thursday. Brilliant batting performance by Harmanpreet Kaur helped India reach the finals. She made unbeaten 175 runs off just 115 balls.

The cricket legends couldn’t resist themselves to put it on Twitter after the powerful performance by the women’s team against the world’s No. 1 side. From Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar to this era’s No. 1 player Virat Kohli (ODI ranking) all cheered for the ‘Women in Blue’.

Tendulkar congratulated the Indian team and Harmanpreet Kaur and hoped for their win in the World Cup final. “Incredible batting by @ImHarmanpreet! Come on India- Let's go out and win the second half of the game as well. #AUSvIND #WWC17 #WomenInBlue,” he tweeted.

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Men’s team skipper Virat Kohli also praised Harmanpreet Kaur and the bowling department of the women’s team. “What an innings by @ImHarmanpreet and a brilliant effort by the bowlers also so far..  #INDvAUS @BCCIWomen #ICCWomensWorldCup2017,” he tweeted.

Apart from Tendulkar and Kohli, there were many who also expressed their feelings on India’s big win against Australia.

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First Published : Friday, July 21, 2017 07:51 AM
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