• RCB franchise finally lifted their maiden trophy after a long wait of sixteen years.

  • Prominent cricketers such as AB de Villiers and Sachin Tendulkar came up with heartwarming wishes for RCB on their championship victory.

WPL 2024: Cricketing world extends heartwarming wishes to RCB women’s team after their title-clinching victory
AB de Villiers, Glenn Maxwell and Sachin Tendulkar came up with heartwarming wishes for RCB

In a momentous turn of events, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Women’s team recently etched their name into the annals of cricketing history by clinching their maiden title at the Women’s Premier League (WPL) 2024. This was after a long wait that the franchise finally clinched a trophy in any tournament. Notably, RCB also owns a men’s team in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

The memorable moment occurred at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in a spectacular final showdown against the formidable Delhi Capitals (DC) side. The triumph has not only ignited celebrations among fans but has also garnered heartfelt wishes and applause from cricketing legends and enthusiasts worldwide.

RCB’s title-clinching win over Delhi Capitals in WPL 2024 Final

The final match witnessed an exemplary display of skill and determination from the RCB camp. Led by the dynamic Smriti Mandhana, the team showcased excellence in all facets of the game, from impeccable bowling and fielding to commanding batting performances. Their resolute spirit and unwavering focus paved the way for a convincing victory over the Delhi Capitals, marking a historic milestone in RCB’s journey.

Social media abuzz with congratulatory messages

As news of RCB’s triumph spread like wildfire, social media platforms became abuzz with congratulatory messages and expressions of joy. Fans, experts, and cricketing aficionados took to various online platforms to extend their heartfelt wishes to the victorious squad. The outpouring of support and admiration served as a testament to the team’s hard work, perseverance, and dedication throughout the tournament.

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Cricket luminaries join the chorus and congratulate RCB

Among the many well-wishers were some of cricket’s most illustrious names, who wasted no time in acknowledging RCB’s remarkable achievement. Virat Kohli, the former captain of RCB’s men’s team, personally congratulated the women’s team via video call, emphasizing the significance of their triumph and the pride it brought to the franchise. Legendary cricketers such as Sachin Tendulkar and AB de Villiers also joined the chorus of praises, taking to social media to commend RCB’s women for their stellar performance and historic win.

Here’s how the cricket fraternity reacted:

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This article was first published at WomenCricket.com, a Cricket Times company.


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