Poonam Ganesh Raut plays a shot against West Indies during the the ICC women’s World Cup in Mumbai-AP

Poonam Ganesh Raut plays a shot against West Indies during the the ICC women’s World Cup in Mumbai-AP

Poonam Ganesh Raut plays a shot against West Indies during the the ICC women’s World Cup in Mumbai-AP

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Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.