New Indian Express – MUMBAI: Behind the Bangladesh cricket team’s maiden Women’s Asia Cup T20 title, three Indians — including two from Maharashtra — have toiled hard away from the spotlight.

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  • MUMBAI: Behind the Bangladesh cricket team’s maiden Women’s Asia Cup T20 title, three Indians — including two from Maharashtra — have toiled hard away from the spotlight.
  • Bangladesh cricket team’s head coach Anju Jain, assistant coach Devika Palshikar and physio Anuja Dalvi-Pandit are credited with grooming the Bangladesh cricket team.
  • In 2009, she took over as a coach for the Assam team and then has groomed Mumbai, Goa and Maharashtra teams.
  • Due to concerns regarding safety and communication, she was a bit hesitant to take over the responsibility of the Bangladesh team.
  • Team physio Anuja graduated in physiotherapy from the Mumbai’s KEM hospital and did a specialization in musculoskeletal and sports physiotherapy from an Australian university.


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