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newscricket4 months ago

Women’s World Cup 2022 | Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur slam centuries against West Indies

India’s left-handed opener Smriti Mandhana and vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur have struck scintillating hundreds to propel their side to 317/8 against West Indies in Match 10 of the Women’s World Cup 2022 in Hamilton. While Mandhana’s innings ended at 119-ball 123, Kaur fell for 107-ball 109.
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newscricket4 months ago

Women’s World Cup 2022 | Didn’t have batter who can take the game deep, says Mithali Raj

India lost their second game of the ongoing ICC Women’s World Cup against New Zealand by 62 runs and team captain Mithali Raj has expressed disappointment over the performance of top-order. Raj said that the team lacked a batter who can take the game deep for the team and chase the target.
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newscricket6 months ago

India women’s squad for World Cup 2022 announced, Mithali Raj will lead, Harmanpreet Kaur named deputy

The BCCI on Friday, January 6 announced a 15-member India women's squad for the ICC Women's World Cup 2022, and Mithali Raj has been named the captain of the team for the marquee event. The squad will also feature in a five-match ODI series against New Zealand, starting from 11th February.
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newscricket9 months ago

Smriti Mandhana will lead India women's team in future, says Ramesh Powar

India women’s head coach Ramesh Powar believes that opening batter Smriti Mandhana will lead the national team in future. Currently, Mithali Raj is captaining the team in the Test and ODI format and it is assumed that Raj will bid adieu to the game right after the 2022 ODI World Cup.
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newscricket9 months ago

WBBL 2021 | Melbourne Renegades sign Indian batters Jemimah Rodrigues and Harmanpreet Kaur

Melbourne Renegades have signed Indian batters Jemimah Rodrigues and Harmanpreet Kaur for the upcoming season of Women’s Big Bash League, which begins on October 14. Jemimah and Harmanpreet have joined the exclusive club of six Indian players who signed this week for the WBBL 2021-22
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newscricket9 months ago

Mithali Raj is the best ever batter for India, states Shantha Rangaswamy

Former India captain Shantha Rangaswamy is of the opinion that Mithali Raj is still the best batter for India. Rangaswamy further backed the player saying that Mithali Raj has played well in the series in the U.K as well as Australia and she knows to change the gears according to the situation.
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newscricket9 months ago

INDW vs AUSW | Mithali Raj completes 20,000 career runs en route her fifth consecutive ODI half-century

India Women captain Mithali Raj on Tuesday completed 20,000 career runs as she hit her fifth consecutive half-century in the first ODI against Australia in Macay on Tuesday. Mithali had earlier scored 75*, 59 and 72 against England while a 79* came against South Africa in her last four innings.
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newscricket10 months ago

India Women tour of Australia | Mithali Raj to lead India in historic Day-Night Test as BCCI announces squads

Mithali Raj will be seen leading the women's team in the historic one-off Day-Night Test versus Australia Women, while Harmanpreet Kaur will continue to captain the T20I side. The Eves will play their first ever Day-Night Test at the WACA, Perth from September 30 to October 3.
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featurecricketa year ago

Taking away opportunities from one avenue, The Hundred has provided the chance elsewhere to seize

The Hundred, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)’s brainchild, has certainly been the talk of the town, literally and figuratively and in the public relations world, the tournament has excelled. However, elsewhere, it has certainly taken away the playing opportunity for several counties.
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newscricketa year ago

Want the team to play fearless cricket but it’ll take time to ditch old ideology, admits Ramesh Powar

Ramesh Powar, head coach of the Indian Women’s side, insisted that he wants the side to play fearless cricket across formats, but admitted that the transition cannot practically happen instantaneously. Powar further admitted that the management will be hunting for pacers before the World Cup.
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