Indian women’s team will play 3 T20 and as many ODI matches on England tour
Harmanpreet Kaur has been given the command of the team, Smriti Mandhana will be the vice-captain
Yastika Bhatia included in ODI team, Kiran Navgire got place for the first time
New Delhi. The Indian women’s team for the limited overs cricket series against England (India tour of England) was announced by the BCCI on Friday. The command of the team has been handed over to Harmanpreet Kaur. Kiran Navgire has been included in the team for the first time. Veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami is back. Between September 10 and September 24, 3 T20 and as many ODI matches will be played between India and England women’s teams.
The All India Women’s Selection Committee selected the team for India’s upcoming tour of England. Fan of legendary Mahendra Singh Dhoni Kiran Navgire Represents Nagaland in domestic cricket, which is included in the T20 team for the first time. Kiran, who hails from Maharashtra, was recently seen playing for the Velocity team in the Women’s T20 Challenge.
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The first T20 match of the series will be played on 10 September in Durham. This will be followed by the second T20 derby on 13 and the third T20 match on 15 September at the County Ground in Bristol. The ODI series will begin on 18 September in Hove, then the second ODI will be held on 21 in Canterbury. The third and final ODI match will be played on 24 September at the historic Lord’s ground.
To turn 40 within 3 months Jhulan Goswami He played his last ODI match against Bangladesh in the World Cup in New Zealand in March this year. After the World Cup, his contemporary Mithali Raj retired while the fast bowler was not selected for the Sri Lanka tour due to injury. After this there were speculations that she might also retire, but so far Goswami, who has taken a record 252 wickets in 201 matches, is ready to play.
Richa Ghosh is back in the T20 team. them Commonwealth Games Questions were raised about not being selected for the team. Tania Bhatia, who was selected in his place, has made a place in both the teams for the tour of England. While Ghosh has got a place in the T20 team, Yastika Bhatia has managed to retain her place in the ODI team.
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Kiran Navgire scored 69 off 34 balls against the Trailblazers for Velocity in the Women’s T20 Challenge, which included 5 lofty sixes. She, along with Shefali Verma and Richa, can add new dimensions of power hitting to the Indian team. Veteran pacer Shikha Pandey and spinner Poonam Yadav have been ignored again.
|Saturday||10 september||at 7 pm||1st T20||Durham|
|Tuesday||13 september||6:30 pm||2nd T20||derby|
|Thursday||15 september||6:30 pm||3rd T20||Bristol|
|sunday||18 september||11 pm||1st ODI||Hov|
|Wednesday||September 21||1 pm||2nd ODI||canterbury|
|Saturday||September 24||11 pm||3rd ODI||lords|
Indian women’s team for T20 series: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (Vice-Captain), Shefali Verma, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Jemima Rodrigues, Sneh Rana, Renuka Thakur, Meghna Singh, Radha Yadav, S Meghna, Tania Bhatia (WK), Rajeshwari Gaikwad, Dayalan Hemlata, Simran Dil Bahadur, Richa Ghosh (wk) and Kiran Navgire.
Indian women’s team for ODI series: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (Vice-Captain), Shefali Verma, S Meghna, Deepti Sharma, Tania Bhatia (WK), Yastika Bhatia (WK), Pooja Vastrakar, Sneh Rana, Renuka Thakur, Meghna Singh, Rajeshwari Gaikwad, Harleen Deol, Daylan Hemlata, Simran Dil Bahadur, Jhulan Goswami and Jemima Rodrigues (input from agency)
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 19, 2022, 21:11 IST