Mithali Raj
Opinion  /  Published 05.02.19

Cricketer Mithali Raj's stupendous feat

Sir — It is a matter of great pride for Indian cricket lovers that the ace Indian cricketer, Mithali Raj, has become the first woman in the game to play 200 one-day international matches. This is a ...
By The Telegraph in

Cricket  /  Published 23.11.18

Dropping Mithali was in the team’s interest: Kaur

The decision to drop a player of Mithali Raj’s calibre backfired during India’s humiliating eight-wicket loss in the semi-final to England in the World T20, but skipper Harmanpreet Kaur said that ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 11.12.18

Powar applies for women's head coach post

On a day marked by a massive disagreement, finally played out publicly, between Diana Edulji on one side and Vinod Rai on the other, Ramesh Powar applied for the post of head coach of the India women...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 05.03.19

When Indian women started playing cricket

The Fire Burns Blue: A History of Women’s Cricket in India, By Karunya Keshav and Sidhanta Patnaik, Westland Sport, Rs 799...
By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan in

Sports  /  Published 30.12.18

Mithali Raj on the golden moments of her career

When we met up with Mithali Raj at ITC Sonar recently, the India Women’s ODI captain was craving mishti doi. That’s her favourite thing about Calcutta. The pretty and gritty icon for women’s cri...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Sports  /  Published 21.12.18

Sport has taught me to move on: Mithali

After scoring more than 9,000 International runs and fighting it out for 19 years on cricket fields around the world, Mithali Raj knows that “tomorrow is always a new day”.And that is exactly what...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 20.12.18

Went only on merit: ‘Selector’

A couple of hours before the Board of Control for Cricket in India announced that Woorkeri Raman would be the next head coach of the women’s team, The Telegraph spoke to one of the three ‘selector...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.19

Cow vigilantism, European edition

Sir — It was infuriating to read about the the manner in which Hindu right-wing organizations protested against the inclusion of beef on the menu of an Indian food festival in Frankfurt organized by...
By The Telegraph in

Sports  /  Published 31.03.20

Mithali tips for Shafali

Young Shafali Verma’s contributions at the top of the order helped India in their march to the final of the Women’s T20 World Cup that ended last month. The 16-year-old, though, will get better wi...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 17.02.20

Team in good shape, says Kaur

The void left by Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami is not easy to fill, India captain Harmanpreet Kaur conceded on Monday, but also asserted that her young side has grown substantially to be a top conten...
By PTI in Sydney


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