- Indian women’s cricket team will play test match against England from June 16
- India last played a test match in the year 2014
- On the last England tour, the Indian women’s team had defeated England in the only Test.
Indian women’s cricket team Has reached England, where she has to play a series of one Test, 3 ODIs and 3 T20 International matches with the host team. In Tests, Team India will be led by Mithali Raj, while T20 Harmanpreet Kaur will lead the
of team india Former Captain Anjum Chopra (Anjum Chopra) believes that our team will give a good challenge to the hosts. Anjum said in an exclusive conversation with Navbharat Times Online, “There is a mix of experience and youthful enthusiasm in the Indian team. Even though our team has not got much practice for some time, I still believe that our team will do well in England.
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India’s men’s and women’s teams reached England on Thursday. The Indian women’s team will play a test match against England from June 16. The women’s cricket teams of India and England last faced off in a Test in August 2014. Indian women had defeated hosts England by 6 wickets in the only Test match at their home. At that time the command of the team was in the hands of Mithali Raj.
This time many players in the Indian women’s team are touring England for the first time. On the question asked about the conditions of England, Anjum said, ‘Look, the Indian team has reached England 13 days ago. During this, he will have a good chance to adjust himself to the conditions there. Even though the girls may not have much experience of playing with the red ball, but in the nets she must have practiced with this ball. I think Team India will give a good challenge to the hosts.
Indian women’s team has played 36 Tests
The Indian Women’s Cricket Team has played 36 Test matches so far. During this, he has won 5 and lost 6 matches. 25 Tests were drawn. Talking about the Test series, India’s women’s team has played 19 Test series so far, out of which 4 have been won.
Anjum, who has played 12 Tests, 127 ODIs and 18 T20 Internationals, recalled her old days and said that she used to spend hours on the ground before landing in which Test match at that time. Apart from this, his focus was on fitness.
‘Prepared like this before the test’
Chopra, who achieved the feat of being the first Indian woman cricketer to play 100 ODIs, said, “I used to practice in the nets for several hours before entering a Test match. I used to try to adapt myself to the test. However, I started all this after my first Test series. In the nets, I used to work on my defense. The coach used to make us prepare in white jersey (match jersey) so that the match feel can come.
‘Indrani Roy has made a place in the team because of her performance’
44-year-old Anjum, who is currently playing the role of a commentator, is very much influenced by Indrani Roy from Jharkhand. Anjum says that this young wicketkeeper has made a place in Team India on the basis of his hard work. According to Anjum, ‘ Indrani has done well in domestic cricket. He has scored more than 400 runs in 8 matches in domestic ODI tournaments. Now I want to see him perform at the international level.
Indrani had scored runs at an average of 76 in the last domestic season.
Indrani scored two centuries and one half-century in the last domestic season. During this his batting average was 76. Although Indrani hails from Bengal but has been living in Jharkhand for the last total number of years. Indrani has become the star batsman of Jharkhand state team.
Big hopes from Shefali Verma
17-year-old Shafali Verma is touted as the future of Indian women’s cricket. Shefali has been successful in making her mark in T20 cricket. Due to this, he has also been selected in the Test and ODI team for the tour of England. India’s most successful former Test captain and Arjuna Award and Padma Shri awardee Anjum said, “There are high expectations from Shefali. He may not make it to the playing XI in Tests but he can learn a lot from this tour as the team has experienced players like Mithali, Jhulan Goswami and Harmanpreet Kaur.
Test and ODI teams selected for England tour: Mithali Raj (Captain), Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet (Vice-Captain), Poonam Raut, Priya Punia, Deepti Sharma, Jemima Rodrigues, Shefali Verma, Sneh Rana, Tanya Bhatia (WK), Indrani Roy (WK), Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav.
T20 team: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (Vice-Captain), Deepti Sharma, Jemima Rodrigues, Shefali Verma, Richa Ghosh, Harleen Deol, Sneh Rana, Tania Bhatia (WK), Indrani Roy (WK), Shikha Pandey, Pooja Vastrakar, Arundhati Reddy , Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, Radha Yadav, Simran Dil Bahadur.