NO… Not a stretch of my imagination.
RY found this for us…http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17753212
“Dressed in traditional Indian classical dancing costumes, Pune have dubbed their cheerleading team the Cheer Queens and the performers Bharatiya Nrityaganas (Indian Dancers).
“I thought it was a brilliant way to move out of our set thinking about cheerleaders,” says dancer Tanushree Shankar, who worked as a consultant with the PWI Cheer Queens last year.
“Classical and folk dance forms not only showcase our Indianness, but can be exotic and sensuous too,” she says.”