In India, “cheer queens” opt for saris: The cheerleading squad for the Indian cricket team Pune Warriors takes a traditional-culture, fully clothed approach to motivate players and fans. It calls for complex hand waves and traditional dance steps in saris. 
Photo:  Cheerleaders perform during the Pune Warriors’ match against Kings XI Punjab in Mumbai, India. The Warriors introduced their traditional-culture, fully clothed “cheer queens” this year. Credit: Rajanish Kakade / Associated Press

In India, “cheer queens” opt for saris: The cheerleading squad for the Indian cricket team Pune Warriors takes a traditional-culture, fully clothed approach to motivate players and fans. It calls for complex hand waves and traditional dance steps in saris.

Photo: Cheerleaders perform during the Pune Warriors’ match against Kings XI Punjab in Mumbai, India. The Warriors introduced their traditional-culture, fully clothed “cheer queens” this year. Credit: Rajanish Kakade / Associated Press

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    Why can’t we all have awesome Indian clothing? I would love saris.
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    ^Agreed. I’d love to see a video of it.
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    This is really cool.
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