New Delhi: Women’s cricket is slowly gaining traction in India. The ongoing Women’s Premier League’s phenomenal success confirms this. Millions of cricket fans in India have begun to notice and appreciate women cricketers more frequently. However, Railway Minster Ashwini Vaishnaw tweeted a video of a girl playing cricket which is going viral on social media.
My fav is the ‘helicopter shot’☄️
What’s your pick? pic.twitter.com/q33ctr0gnH
— Ashwini Vaishnaw (@AshwiniVaishnaw) March 23, 2023
The video demonstrates the girl’s exceptional batting ability. As the video progresses, the girl faces some difficult deliveries and moves her bat smoothly, demonstrating square cuts, cover drives, and a variety of other actions. It has already impressed the minister and will make your jaw drop!
Railway Minster captioned the post, “My fav is the ‘helicopter shot’. What’s your pick?”
A user commented, “Amazing!! She’s got real power in her style as well. Very impressive. She’ll play for India very soon.” Another user while sharing his favourite movement of cricket, “My favourite shot is Tendulkars 6 against Shoieb Aktar and Virat Kohli 6 against Haris Rauf.” While complimenting the girl a user wrote, “The lofted extra-cover drive looks amazing as well.”