Britain’s First Hijabi Cricketer Gets Birmingham School Mural

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A stunning mural honoring the first British Muslim female cricket player Abtaha Maqsood has been unveiled at a primary school in the Small Heath area of Birmingham.

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Inspiring Muslim girls to take up the sport, the beautiful artwork was commissioned to celebrate Maqsood’s signing another year with Birmingham Phoenix.

Maqsood, 23, said it was a “surreal experience seeing my face plastered on the wall,” BBC reported.

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