Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj proud of India's effort despite missing out on World Cup

India captain Mithali Raj admitted that she was proud of her team's efforts in the Women's World Cup final against England at Lord's where they went on to lose the encounter by nine runs.
24 July 2017

India Women end Australia tour with five-wicket win

India Women completed their tour of Australia by winning the third and final One-Day International by five wickets and pick up two important ICC Women's Championship points.
7 February 2016

Mithali Raj leads India Women to T20 series win

Mithali Raj led the way as India Women beat Australia Women by 10 wickets in the rain-affected second Twenty20 International to take an unassailable 2-0 series lead.
29 January 2016

Mithali Raj guides India to eight-wicket win

Mithali Raj played a captain's innings to lead India Women to an eight-wicket win over New Zealand women in the fourth One-Day International in Bangalore as they successfully chased down a target of 221.
6 July 2015

Mithali Raj Guides India To Victory

Mithali Raj scored an unbeaten half-century before Shikha Pandey hit the winning runs as India Women beat England Women by six wickets in their one-off Test at Wormsley.
16 August 2014

Raj Pleased India Are Playing Test Cricket

Despite being one of just three members of her squad with Test experience, India captain Mithali Raj says she is pleased that they will play England in a four-day game on their current tour.
7 August 2014

Indian Openers Overcome West Indies

Openers Mithali Raj and Poonam Raut did the bulk of the run-scoring as India Women beat the West Indies Women by nine wickets in the final group game of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Sylhet.
1 April 2014

Kaur, Raj Set Up Comprehensive Win

Openers Harmanpreet Kaur and Mithali Raj set up a 79-run win for India Women over Bangladesh Women to keep their slim chances of reaching the ICC Women's World Twenty20 semi-finals alive.
30 March 2014

Five-Wicket Win Gets England Off The Mark

England claimed a five-wicket win over India to take a first win at the ICC Women's World Twenty20 2014 in Bangladesh.
26 March 2014

Raj, Raut, Naidu Set Up India Win

Mithali Raj, Poonam Raut and Sravanthi Naidu played starring roles as India won the first Twenty20 International against Bangladesh in Chittagong by 16 runs.
9 March 2014

India Name Women's WT20 Squad

India have made several changes to their squad ahead of the ICC Women's World Twenty20, which gets underway in Bangladesh in March.
22 February 2014

Sri Lanka Shock India With Last-Over Win

Sri Lanka Women beat India Women for the first time in a Twenty20 International with a last-over, three-wicket success in Visakhapatnam.
25 January 2014

Raj Century Sets Up Series Clean Sweep

Mithali Raj's fifth One-Day International century laid the foundations for India Women to beat Sri Lanka Women by 95 runs in the third and final match in Visakhapatnam.
23 January 2014

Raj Returns To Captain India

Mithali Raj has been retained as captain of India Women ahead of their series of six limited overs matches against Sri Lanka later this month.
13 January 2014

Kaur To Lead India Women Against Bangladesh

Harmanpreet Kaur has been named as captain of the India Women team and will lead the side in their upcoming series against Bangladesh Women. Kaur replaces Mithali Raj, who had skippered India during the 2013 World Cup, and she will have Poonam Raut as her vice-captain.
28 March 2013

Mithali Raj Steers India To Victory Over Pakistan

Pakistan Women produced their best batting performance of the 2013 Women's World Cup but still ended their tournament without a win as Mithali Raj's unbeaten century handed India a six-wicket victory in the seventh/eighth place play-off in Cuttack. Pakistan made 192 for seven as they batted through 50 overs for the first time in the tournament and then had India in a spot of bother before Raj's 103 in 141 balls guided them home with four overs to spare.
7 February 2013

Raj Masterminds Victory For India In Opening ODI

Mithali Raj played a captain's innings to lead India Women to an impressive five-wicket win over England Women in the opening One-Day International at Lord's. Raj was unbeaten on 94 as India reached a target of 230 with three balls remaining in a tight finish after England had earlier been bowled out for 229.
1 July 2012

England And India Get Close To ICC WT20 Trophy

England captain Charlotte Edwards and her Indian counterpart Mithali Raj got their hands on the ICC Women's World Twenty20 trophy ahead of their T20 match at Canterbury. Both players would love to lift the trophy for good later this year and Edwards has already held it, after England won the inaugural tournament on home soil in 2009.
26 June 2012

Raj Named As India Captain For Tour Of England

Mithali Raj will lead India's Women when they take on England Women in a series of two Twenty20 Internationals and five One-Day Internationals. The two Twenty20 games are to be played on 26th and 28th June while the ODI series runs from 1st to 11th July.
14 May 2012

India Women Win Opening ODI In St Kitts

India Women kicked off their three-match One-Day International series against West Indies Women with a win at Warner Park in St Kitts. Mithali Raj and Amita Sharma both hit half-centuries for the visitors, while Ekta Bisht ended with figures of three for 18 from her nine overs.
29 February 2012