Punam Raut was the highest run-scorer from the India women during the five-match ODI series against South Africa at home last year. She had scored 263 runs across five innings at an average of 87.67.
India will begin their ICC Women’s World Cup 2022 campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on March 6. The selectors have dropped Jemimah Rodrigues and Shikha Pandey owing to poor form.
Chasing India D’s 219/8, Yastika Bhatia’s 102-ball 86 powered India A to overhaul the target in 45.4 overs in the Women’s Challenger Trophy final. India D's Rajashwari Gayakwad took 4/36.
India lost the series 5-11 after going down in the white-ball leg and drawing the lone Test. Mandhana also scored his maiden Test hundred.
India pacer Shikha Pandey bamboozled Australia batter, Alyssa Healy, with a swinging delivery during the second T20I match. Relive the dismissal here.
Having already lost the ODI series, India will be aiming to win the dead rubber on Saturday to gain some momentum ahead of the T20 series
Mandhana occupies the seventh spot with 710 points, followed by skipper Mithali Raj (709) at eighth in the batting rankings, which is headed by England's Tammy Beaumont (765).
Pandey Pandey's omission from the ODI and T20 teams for the South Africa series created quite a flutter. She was India's second-highest wicket-taker in the T20 World Cup
Shikha Pandey shared a series of tweets in the wake of a recent ICC webinar featuring Sophie Devine and Jemimah Rodrigues where some of the suggestions were floated
Shikha Pandey and Deepti Sharma the stand-out performers for the Indian national women's cricket team in the last year, including the T20 World Cup
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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