India’s Mithali Raj Becomes Leading Run Scorer Across Formats In Women’s International Cricket | Cricket News


Mithali Raj became the leading run scorer across format in women’s international cricket.© Twitter

India captain Mithali Raj became the highest run-getter in women’s cricket across formats, overtaking former England skipper Charlotte Edwards on Saturday. Mithali achieved the feat during the third and final inconsequential ODI against hosts England while chasing 220 for a consolation win. The talismanic India batter got to the milestone with a boundary down the ground off Nat Schiver in the 23rd over. Mithali now became the world’s most prolific batter in women’s internationals, overtaking Edwards’ 10,273 runs. 

India Women had already lost the three-match ODI series to England Women after losing the first two WODIs.

More to follow…

Topics mentioned in this article

Source link