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Sachin Tendulkar meets India’s women cricket team ahead of South Africa tour

Sachin Tendulkar gave a pep talk to the Indian women's cricket team, who will travel to South Africa for a gruelling ODI and T20 series in February.

sachin tendulkar meets indian women cricket team

Sachin Tendulkar on Monday gave a pep talk to members of the Indian women's cricket team, who will travel to South Africa for a gruelling ODI and T20 series. It is learnt that Tendulkar spoke to the members of the team captained by Mithali Raj, for over an hour, at the Mumbai Cricket Association's Bandra Kurla complex in Mumbai. The Indian's women team will tour South Africa for a three-match ODI series, which starts at Kimberly on February 5, followed by a five-match T20 series, which begins on February 13 at Potchefstroom. (Source: BCCI Women Twitter)

sachin tendulkar meets indian women cricket team

Tendulkar gave a pep talk to members of the Indian women's cricket team, who will travel to South Africa for a gruelling ODI and T20 series. (Source: BCCI Women Twitter)

sachin tendulkar meets indian women cricket team

Tendulkar told the players to go with a positive frame of mind and advised them not to worry about the conditions there. (Source: Sachin Tendulkar Twitter)

sachin tendulkar meets indian women cricket team

Tendulkar also told the members not to burden themselves and advised them to avoid making minor mistakes. (Source: BCCI Women Twitter)

"It was really great meeting you all. My best wishes to the entire team for the ODI and T20 series in South Africa," tweeted Tendulkar. (Source: Sachin Tendulkar Twitter)

sachin tendulkar meets indian women cricket team

BCCI Women also shared pictures and said, "When Sachin Tendulkar speaks you listen, learn and also have fun. (Source: BCCI Women Twitter)