Hyderabad: Businessman V Chamundeswaranath gifted a BMW car to Indian women’s national cricket team captain Mithali Raj
Rewards Continue To Pour In, India Skipper Mithali Raj Presented BMW Car
Rewards continue to pour in for the members of Indian women’s cricket team after their stellar performance in the recently concluded World Cup. Telangana Badminton Association vice president V Chamundeswarinath gifted a high-end car to Indian women’s cricket team Captain Mithali Raj for becoming the highest run-getter in the india women’s ODIs.
The car was presented to the cricketer at the Pullela Gopichand badminton academy in Hyderabad.
“We presented a BMW car as promised (to her) for becoming the highest run-getter (in women’s cricket),” Chamundeswarinath told PTI.
Mithali Raj had on July 12 created a world record by becoming the first player to cross 6,000 runs in the history of women’s One-Day Internationals (ODIs) during the ICC World Cup match against Australia in Bristol.
This is the not the first time that Chamundeswarinath, popularly known as Chamundi, has gifted a luxury car to Mithali.
The city-based sports administrator had also presented her a car in 2007, in recognition of the women’s cricket team reaching the finals of the World Cup in 2005.
The Indian women’s cricket team was the runner-up in the recent world cup after losing to England by nine runs. However, the team’s magnificent performance to reach the finals won laurels from all quarters.