Mithali Raj the run machine for the Indian Cricket team is now the leading run scorer in the format of this game, she is the pride for Indian cricket and has always taught us to held the head high at every point of time
Raj reached the glittering landmark when she punched an Ellyse Perry delivery to sweeper cover for a single in the 29th over. The veteran batter also became the first player in Women's cricket to compile 6,000 ODI runs when she nudged one around the corner off Kristen Beams in the very next over.
Mithali Raj, who made her international debut at the age of just 17, against Ireland in 1999, immediately made an impact by scoring a hundred in her first game in national colours. Despite being one of the brightest prospects in the Indian ranks, she couldn't make her mark in the Women's World Cup in 2000-01 as she was hit by a bout of typhoid.
Cricketing Match Facts Reveals that both in the history of Men and Women cricket the top leading run scorer is from the Indian side, yaa you heard it right it is Sachin Tendulkar and Mithali Raj, securing the name of the nation on the top most branch of Cricketing history
Mithali Raj is the pride of our nation and has left no stones untouched to prove her dominance in Women’s Cricket as she has emerged out to be a wonderful batsmen of all time the country has ever produced.