Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj : First woman to score 10,000 international runs

Mithali Raj
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Two minute reads :
  • The veteran Indian women’s cricketer Mithali Raj has became the first Indian women cricketer that has completed 10,000 international runs in all the cricket formats.
  • Mithali playing her 212th ODI for India achieved the landmark during the third match of the bilateral series against South Africa.
  • She also became the second woman cricketer at the international level to complete 10,000 runs.
  • Raj won Arjuna Award in 2003 & the Padma Shree in 2005 by Indian government.
  • Mithali has Scored 663 runs from Tests with a highest of 214 at an average of 51 .
  • In T20Is, Mithali averages an impressive 37.52 having scored 2364 runs from 89 matches.
  • She is the highest run scorer in the women’s international cricket.
  • Raj became first player to play 200 ODI matches and also the first women to complete in international cricket in the year 2019.
  • She is first player to score seven consecutive 50s ODIs.
  • Mithali Dorai Raj ( born on 3 December 1982 ) is an Indian Cricketer and Test ODI captain of women’s national criket team.
Read : https://modernaffairs.live/indian-women-league-odisha-will-host-the-indian-women-league-2020-21/
Also read : https://modernaffairs.live/thomas-bach-president-international-olympic/
Reference : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mithali_Raj

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