Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan unveiled the trophies of both men and women’s T20 World Cup in Melbourne . The Women’s T20 World Cup will start from February 21, 2020 followed by the Men’s World Cup which will start on October 18.
Ahead of the ceremony, the actress said that she was honoured to be unveiling the trophies. “I am honoured to be a part of this prestigious evening. I would like to encourage all these women out there who are playing for their respective countries to pursue their dreams. Its truly empowering to see them stand tall on an international platform,” the actress told IANS.
“They are an inspiration to one and all. My late father-in-law (MAK Pataudi) was one of the greatest cricketers who played for the Indian cricket team and it is an honour for me to be unveiling the trophy,” she added.