The Indian Premier League 2020

Sports Cricket 23 Jan 2018 Sachin Tendulkar pep ...

Sachin Tendulkar peps up women cricketers

PTI
Published Jan 23, 2018, 12:40 am IST
Updated Jan 23, 2018, 12:40 am IST
The players were quite inquisitive and asked Tendulkar on how he prepared before a Test match.
Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar takes a selfie with members of the Indian women’s cricket team at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai on Monday ahead of the side’s departure to South Africa for a series. (Photo: AP)
 Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar takes a selfie with members of the Indian women’s cricket team at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai on Monday ahead of the side’s departure to South Africa for a series. (Photo: AP)

Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Monday gave a pep talk to members of the Indian women’s cricket team, who will travel to South Africa for a gruelling ODI and T20 series.

It is learnt that Tendulkar spoke to the members of the team captained by Mithali Raj, for over an hour, at the Mumbai Cricket Association’s Bandra Kurla complex here.

 

The Indian’s women team will tour South Africa for a three-match ODI series, which starts at Kimberly on February 5, followed by a five-match T20 series, which begins on February 13 at Potchefstroom.

The players were quite inquisitive and asked Tendulkar on how he prepared before a Test match. It was also understood that that the legendary batsman told the players to go with a positive frame of mind and advised them not to worry about the conditions there.

Tendulkar has also told the members not to burden themselves and advised them to avoid making minor mistakes.

 

...




ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT