New Delhi, September 9
Veteran India seamer Jhulan Goswami feels the introduction of a full-fledged ladies’s IPL shall be an excellent factor for the nation, the sport and its younger gamers.
The BCCI has been engaged on beginning the ladies’s IPL however is presently content material with organising a ladies’s T20 problem alongside the lads’s league.
In a dialog with SportsTiger’s present ‘Off-the-Field’, Goswami mentioned, “As far as IPL is worried, we do want for the full-fledged event ought to begin and we’re all ready for that.
“Women’s IPL will be a big achievement for the country and for young cricketers as they are going to share the dressing room with top-notch Indian and international talent.”
The highest wicket-taker within the ladies’s recreation, the 37-year-old bowler believes that age is only a quantity and what issues probably the most is the fervour for the game.
“As an expert athlete, you by no means take into consideration age. You simply go on together with your ardour, onerous work and love for the sport.
“You just want to be on the ground as much as possible and that is the most satisfying factor for any athlete. And I am just enjoying myself.”
Though India misplaced to hosts England within the remaining of the 2017 ODI World Cup, Goswami mentioned it marked the revolution of the ladies’s recreation within the nation.
“We reached the finals and it was the one final 10 overs the place we misplaced the match. For the 90 overs we had dominated the match and it was solely the final 10 overs of England’s bowling the place we couldn’t deal with the stress. It is painful however now we have to maneuver on.
“But the 2017 World Cup, regardless of all the things, was the yr of revolution for ladies’s cricket in our nation. I feel momentum which was required for ladies’s cricket was arrange by us.
“If you look at our team’s performance in the last three years, we have been very consistent and only lost in the final whether it is ODI or T20I,” she added. PTI