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Never Expected I Would Get Arjuna Award: Harmanpreet Kaur

Tanushree Pandey |CNN-News18 | Updated: August 29, 2017, 8:04 PM IST

Ace cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur expressed her happiness after being shortlisted for the Arjuna award and said that she had never imagined that she would get one, "I had never thought I would get an Arjuna Award, this award will motivate me to perform well in the future. I would like to thank the BCCI and the Sports Ministry for showing faith in me," she said, talking to CNN-News18

She also said that the support after the World Cup has been good, "We are very happy, now people will know about women's matches as well. We are enjoying the moment for now."

"The World Cup final was a learning curve, we gained a lot of experience from that. We have learnt our lesson and it will help us in the future," Kaur said signing off.

First Published: August 29, 2017, 7:44 PM IST

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