Home » cricket news » Virat Kohli starts #JerseyKnowsNoGender campaign after Indian women’s team enters WT20 semis; see new challenge video

Virat Kohli starts #JerseyKnowsNoGender campaign after Indian women’s team enters WT20 semis; see new challenge video

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 16 November 2018, 14:53 IST

The Indian women’s cricket team proved that they are not less than anyone and can also bring the cup for the country. Recently, our women’s cricket team has defeated Ireland on Thursday in the ICC Women’s WT20 and make their entry to the semi-finals now.


After this amazing victory for the country, the Indian men’s cricket team are praising the women’s team, especially, team skipper Virat Kohli has motivated them and joined the chorus to praise the girls.
He even started a campaign on social media in support for the women’s cricket team and also asked other sportspeople to support the campaign.
Kohli has posted a video on his Twitter account and nominated the likes of Rishabh Pant, Saina Nehwal and Sunil Chhetri to the take the support.
In the video message, Kohli can be seen wearing Indian jersey. He wrote, ‘ We’re on our way to the semi-finals.. and it’s time to back Team India to bring home the World Cup! #JerseyKnowsNoGender’
He also said that ‘I nominate @RishabPant777, @NSaina, @chetrisunil11 and all of you to join in. Wear your jerseys and strike the pose to cheer them on!’
See video:



The other sportsperson has taken Kohli’s challenge sportingly and joined #JerseyKnowsNoGender campaign.

See how these sportspeople joined the movement:

Saina took to Twitter and wrote, '#JerseyKnowsNoGender💪 I'm going to be cheering Team India on! @MirzaSania @klrahul11 @HimaDas8 and each one of you – it’s time to wear your jerseys or our blue tonight, strike the pose and show your support. Great initiative by @Imvkohli and @Uber_India @ICC #WT20'


Indian women’s captain Harmanpreet Kaur also responded Kohli's post and she also posted her photo with caption, '#JerseyKnowsNoGender 💪
The love & support flooding social media is overwhelming. Feels great to have cemented another win & we promise to do you proud.Your support has charged us up and we are raring to go.This one's for you India! @JemiRodrigues @imVkohli @Uber_India @ICC #WT20'


Now, let see who will going to join this campaign started by Virat Kohli. 

Watch Video:


Also read: Faf Du Plessis urges Australia to keep the sledging and aggression on

First published: 16 November 2018, 14:34 IST