Former Indian captain and commentator Anjum Chopra has broken the glass ceiling in various capacities and feels that a lot has improved for women’s cricket from the gender issues standpoint.
Titas and Hrishita will arrive in the city Thursday morning, while Richa stayed back in South Africa for the upcoming Women's T20 World Cup.
The Shafali Verma-led India thrashed England by seven wickets in the final to claim the first-ever ICC U-19 Women's T20 World Cup.
The inaugural season of the WPL will be played this year with the auction scheduled for February 13 in Mumbai.
Tendulkar said the BCCI is doing its best for the growth of women's cricket in the country.
Shafali, on Sunday, led a bunch of talented youngsters to the inaugural U-19 T20 World Cup title with a seven-wicket thrashing of England.
With India already being the most successful side at the men's U-19 level with five trophies, expectations were high from the U-19 girls.
India outplayed England to win the inaugural Women's U-19 T20 World Cup on Sunday. The Women's T20 World Cup will also be held in South Africa.
The spinner, who took a sensational one-handed catch apart from grabbing two wickets in the final, has had to overcome hurdles at every step.
India women's winning the U19 trophy reaffirms India's stability at the U19 level with the boys team, too, winning the title last year. The Shafali...