Queens XI League: Chandigarh LIC captain Praveen Khan on her win

QueensXI is one of it’s kind initiative for empowering women. It brings together cricket, the widely accepted “male sport” together with the women power.

The final match between LIC Chandigarh and Sri Lanka Air Force was played on 2nd September with a man’s vigour and a woman’s elegance. LIC Chandigarh created history by winning the first ever QueensXI league.

Chandigarh’s captain Praveen Khan expressed her gratitude towards  QueensXI for giving this opportunity to young women. She appreciated the participation of 8 teams and enjoyed playing the matches.

She is a resident of Moga district of Punjab and playing cricket since her childhood. She has been constantly supported by her father to pursue sports who is himself a football player. She calls herself a proud sportsperson and is more than willing to go ahead with cricket.

 

She also appreciated the fact that society is now opening up to see women reaching new heights in sports and wishes that many more women come up and such events happen that promote women.

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