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Indian women level series, beat West Indies by 53 runs

Opting to bat, India began on a shaky note with openers Priya Punia (5) and Jemimah Rodrigues (0) departing cheaply, leaving the side reeling at 17 for 2 in nine overs.

Mithali Raj shuts down troll for questioning her language preference

Mithali Raj taught a lesson to one of her Twitter followers for criticising her over her language preference. She also told the troll to 'Calm Down' by dedicating Taylor Swift's song.


India complete 3-0 whitewash of South Africa, Mithali Raj gets 100th win as captain

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 becomes first woman to play 2 decades of international 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.

India increase lead over England in latest ICC women's ODI ranking

India not only maintained their second position but also increased the points lead over third-placed England in the latest ICC women's ODI rankings.

Shafali Verma can be the opener India are looking for: Mithali Raj

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.


Mithali Raj made the right decision: Shantha Rangaswamy

Her announcement came as a surprise, considering that she last week made herself available for the home series against South Africa, beginning September 24.

Took 'women’s cricket to another level': Wishes pour in as Mithali Raj announces T20I retirement

Mithali Raj retires as sixth-highest T20I run-scorer. The Rajasthan-born cricketer was the first Indian cricketer (male or female) to breach the 2,000-run mark in T20I cricket.

Mithali Raj announces retirement from T20Is to prepare for 2021 World Cup

Mithali Raj announced retirement from the shortest format of the game on Tuesday, saying she wants to now focus on ODI World Cup in 2021.

Mithali Raj says available for South Africa T20s but will selectors pick her on September 5?

The selectors are scheduled to meet in Mumbai on September 5 to pick the squad for the first three T20 Internationals . The series in Surat will be followed by three ODIs in Baroda.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets India women’s cricket team, congratulates on spectacular performance

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.

Mithali Raj and Co. felicitated on home return

Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday felicitated the Indian women’s cricket team that ended as runners-up in the recently concluded World Cup in England.


Indian women cricket team returns from England to rousing reception

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.