Apple News, Shimla
In a major achievement and glory for HIMACHAL CRICKET 4 of our players have been selected by the The All-India Women’s Selection Committee for the India ‘A’ squad for the upcoming series against Australia comprising three one-day and three T20 matches.
The association and its office bearers are very happy and glad that 4 Himachal Players are part of the squad, namely Harleen Deol (Kangra) ,Sushma Verma(Shimla) , Renuka Singh (mandi) and Tanuja Kanwar (Shimla).
India A squad: Veda Krishnamurthy (Captain), Anuja Patil (vice-captain), Priya Punia, Shafali Verma, Harleen Deol, Devika Vaidya, D Hemalatha, Tanusree Sarkar, Sushma Verma (wicket-keeper), Nuzhat Parween (wicket-keeper), Mansi Joshi, Arundhati Reddy, Renuka Singh, Manali Dakshini, T P Kanwar
Sushma verma and Harleen deol are already donning the national colours and has been part of lot of international successes , have become role models for lot of young girls and cricket enthusiasts.
“Its a moment of great pride and honour for the state association, the state and people of himachal as our local girls are doing very well at the national level, Selection of 4 girls for Indian A Team is indeed a rare honour and has been possible due to the world class infrastructure , coaching and facilities being provided to the womens team and we will strive to better the infrastructure and facilities created in the future so that more latent is produced in our hill state . Said Arun Dhumal HPCA president, and Hon Treasurer BCCI .
“We are very happy and ecstatic at this historic moment we are committed to provide world class facilities to the players and the day is not far off when more players of the association will be playing for the nation and the senior team and making us and the state proud” he added .It is the infrastructure created in the last 19 years and world class coaching provided in a fair and transparent manner that has made this possible and we are striving hard to provide international facilities to all our players and districts in the state , so that the latent hidden potential of our cricketers is realized at the national level .