Commonwealth Video games 2022 | Harmanpreet Kaur feedback on CWG debut: Glad we’re additionally getting a possibility

Indian Girls’s crew captain Harmanpreet Kaur expressed her happiness in being a part of the Commonwealth Video games this yr.

Kaur mentioned that the crew is joyful that they are attending to carry out in abig occasion like CWG (Courtesy: PTI)


  • India has been clubbed alongside Australia and Pakistan in Group A
  • The opening match for India can be in opposition to Australia
  • Kaur mentioned that the Commonwealth Video games can be necessary for the crew as they are going to be taking part in for a medal

Captain Harmanpreet Kaur opened up on the Indian ladies’s cricket crew’s Commonwealth Video games debut in Birmingham, saying that she is joyful about getting the chance to participate in a serious occasion.

Girls’s cricket can be making its first look on the video games and India has been clubbed alongside Australia, Pakistan and Barbados in Group A.

Speaking to PTI earlier than departing for the occasion, Kaur mentioned that the match can be necessary for the crew as they are going to be taking part in for a medal this time. The India captain went on to say that she grew up watching such occasions and the crew is glad that they are getting a possibility to compete on the Commonwealth Video games.

“This match is essential for us. This time we’re taking part in for a medal. If I discuss myself, we have now grown watching these sort of tournaments and we’re glad that we’re additionally getting a possibility, we can be a part of a giant occasion. I believe sooner or later, if we hold getting these (sort of) alternatives, will probably be nice for us,” mentioned Kaur.

The 33-year-old additionally mentioned that it might be a special expertise and mentioned that they are going to be cheering for others and can be celebrating each medal that the nation achieves on the occasion.

“If you had been talking, I really felt that I’m strolling on that (CWG) street, as a result of that’s what we’re speaking about and this time we’re going to be a part of multi-sporting occasion. Now it’s not solely about cricket however different groups additionally and we can be there for them to cheer up and we wish to have a good time each medal. This time will probably be completely completely different and we’re all very excited,”mentioned Kaur.

India will open their marketing campaign in opposition to Australia on July twenty ninth. The skipper additionally commented on going through off in opposition to the Aussies and mentioned that they’ve all the time given India robust competitors. She mentioned that each recreation can be essential and the crew would look to offer their all on the sector.

“At any time when we play in opposition to them (groups like Australia), they’ve all the time given us robust competitors. And this time additionally, we’re trying very optimistic. Each recreation can be essential for us and we’ll attempt to give 100 per cent,” mentioned Kaur.

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