We are overjoyed to announce that our first-ever women’s cricket team competed in the All India Inter-University Cricket Tournament for Women 2022-23. and emerged as “Champions”. The championship was organized under the aegis of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) at JSS KSCA Cricket Grounds in Mysore city from April 5-11, 2023.
We are happy to report that our team placed first in the north zone, qualifying us for the inter-university competition throughout India. We then faced off against some of the top teams in the nation, and by sheer willpower and perseverance, we won the event. We are incredibly proud of our team’s great accomplishment and we are aware that the exciting hour that lies ahead has just begun.
LPU women cricketers defeated three-time champion Maharishi Dayanand University (MDU) Rohtak (Haryana) by 4 wickets in finals and six-time champion VBS Purvanchal University Jaunpur (Uttar Pradesh) in quarter-finals.
Lovely Professional University is devoted to supporting female athletes and strengthening women in sports. The university thinks that women ought to be given the same chances as men to participate in sports and achieve success in their chosen disciplines.
Modern sporting facilities are available for women’s sports at LPU, including a swimming pool, an outdoor sports field, and a gymnasium with all the latest equipment. Basketball, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, athletics, and other sports are among the many programs that the institution provides for female athletes.
The women’s sports teams at LPU have seen notable success in a variety of intercollegiate and national events, demonstrating the effectiveness of the university’s efforts to support women’s sports. The institution ensures that female athletes receive the greatest coaching and training available so they are ready to compete at the highest level.
This victory is a reflection of the commitment and tenacity of our well-deserving team, as well as the assistance of the coaching staff and the entire community. We are dedicated to developing and supporting female athletes, so we are overjoyed to witness the continued success of the university’s women’s cricket team. We would like to congratulate the entire squad on their well-earned triumph and look forward to what the future holds for LPU women cricketers.
LPU also promotes healthy living and participation in sports among female students who are not professional athletes. The institution thinks that playing sports can help women gain valuable abilities including teamwork, leadership, and time management. It is admirable that the institution is so dedicated to supporting women’s sports, and it has a great effect on the lives of female athletes.
We congratulate our entire women’s cricket team for this historic achievement!