Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj has created history. In fact, in the third ODI against England, Mithali Raj’s unbeaten innings of 75 runs off 86 balls gave the team a successful victory.
Mithali Raj hit 8 fours in her excellent 75-run innings, this is Mithali’s 58th half-century in ODIs. At the same time, during his finest half-century innings, the Indian captain broke a world record.
Mithali breaks the record of Charlotte Edwards
Actually, Mithali made history by breaking the record of Charlotte Edwards of England itself. In fact, Mithali has become the highest run-scorer in international cricket. Edwards has 10273 runs in his name in international cricket. Now Mithali’s name has become the most runs in international cricket. Her name is now 10,337 runs.
India’s daughter Mithali Raj overtakes Australia captain Belinda Clarke
Indian women won the third ODI by 4 wickets based on Mithali Raj’s excellent innings. With this, Mithali has now become the woman captain to win the most ODI matches in the world. He has broken the record of Australia captain Belinda Clarke, let us tell you that Clarke won 83 matches in ODIs. Now Mithali’s name has been recorded as the Indian captain to win a total of 84 matches in ODIs.
Sachin Tendulkar and Mithali Raj have this similarity-
You will be surprised to know that when Sachin Tendulkar and Mithali Raj made their debut for the Indian team, both of them were of the same age, that is, Mitasi also started playing cricket like Sachin at the age of 16 years and 205 days. Now both of them have the record of scoring the most runs in men’s and women’s cricket in international cricket.
Highest run-getters in International cricket:
Men’s cricket – Sachin Tendulkar (34357 runs)
Women’s cricket – Mithali Raj (10278* runs)
Both Sachin Tendulkar and Mithali Raj made their Indian debut at the age of 16 years and 205 days. #ENGvIND #ENGWvINDW