Mithali Raj became only the second captain with 100 wins in women's cricket as India completed a 3-0 whitewash of South Africa in the ODI series on Monday. Charlotte Edwards has the most wins as captain in women's cricket.
Mithali Raj has become the only female cricketer to have played ODI cricket for over two decades. The only other international cricketers with longer career spans than her are Sachin Tendulkar, Sanath Jayasuriya and Javed Miandad.
Shafali Verma, who replaced the recently retired Mithali in the T20 squad, earned his maiden call-up for the ongoing T20 series against South Africa. Though India won the opening game in Surat, Shafali was dismissed for a duck.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the women's cricket team after their return from England from a brilliant Women's World Cup campaign. Prime Minister said he was happy to interact with the members of the Indian women's cricket team.
Indian women cricketers are back from the Women's World Cup 2017 where they had a spectacular campaign and reached the final of the tournament. They reached Mumbai at 4 on Wednesday morning to a rousing reception.