Akash Das Sports Correspondent:
Indian women’s team captain Mitali Raj has set a new record. She tops the list of highest run-getter as a female batsman in international cricket.
Mitali Raj! All the unique records for the women’s team are constantly going on. She recently became the second woman cricketer to touch the 10,000-run milestone. This time Mitali wrote his name in another new record. She is now the highest run scorer as a woman batsman in international cricket. In the third ODI of the series against England women’s team yesterday, Mithali scored 75 runs from 88 balls and set a new record.
At present, Mittal’s total runs in all forms of international cricket is 10,337. He left behind Charles Edward of England (10,273).
Kiwi batsman Suzy Birdes is the third highest run scorer for women in international cricket. He has a total of 7849 in international cricket while West Indian Stephen Taylor is in fourth place. He is 7818 in international cricket.