Published by: Sulaya Singha | Posted: April 24, 2021 7:54 pm | Updated: April 24, 2021 7:54 pm News Daily Digital Desk: She is a pillar of Indian women’s cricket. Under his leadership, India has reached the pinnacle of success more than once. Now it’s his turn to stand aside. Mithali Raj gave such a sad message to the fans. She will be seen wearing the country’s jersey for the last time at the 2022 World Cup. Recently, at a book launch, the leader of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team said that next year’s World Cup will be her last stage of international cricket. Then pick up the bat-pad. “I have been playing international cricket for the last 21 years,” said the country’s most successful female cricketer, who made her national debut at the age of 18. Now I understand that the last composition of my career will be made in 2022. That is the World Cup (World Cup 2022). And the last year is equal to the remaining 20 years for me. ” He then added, “Everyone is in a lot of crisis right now. But I am still trying to keep myself fit. Age is increasing little by little every day. So I understand the need for fitness. There aren’t too many tours before the World Cup. So it is important to be physically and mentally ready for the World Cup. ”
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Mitali batted for India for the first time against Ireland in 1999. He was unbeaten on 114 in the first match. Then one by one he became the mistress of various achievements through dazzling performances. She also became the first Indian woman to score 10,000 runs in ODI cricket. However, not only as a batsman, but also by leading the team has achieved success. In 2005 and 2012, under the captaincy of Mitali, the Indian Army reached the final of the World Cup. However, the team lost the trophy after losing to Australia for the first time and England for the second time. In the evening of his career, he wants to show his best once again. That is why Mitali is watching the World Cup. Although the tournament is scheduled to take place this year, it will be held in New Zealand in March-April next year due to the Corona situation. Mitali announced his retirement from T20 cricket in 2019. This time he is going to say goodbye to Test and ODI. Naturally, the fans will be upset to get such news from Mitali. Her retirement will mark the end of the most successful chapter in women’s cricket.
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