Taunton: Mithali Raj smashed 55 runs within the 2nd ODI towards England. This fifty by the Indian captain went in useless as India misplaced the match by 5 wickets. England chased down the rating in lower than 48 overs.
However this was Mithali’s 14th 50-plus rating in England which is greater than the fifty-plus scores in England by Rahul Dravid, Rohit Sharma and even Virat Kohli – all of whom have 13 ODI 50s in England.
This can be a particular feat by Mithali Raj. To date, she has 7229 ODI runs towards her title with a whopping common of 51.26 runs per innings. Raj debuted in 1999 towards Eire. She has been a family title, since then.
Mithali didn’t come out to the sector because of neck ache and was changed by vice-captain Harmanpreet Kaur. England gained the primary ODI in Bristol by eight wickets. The third ODI will probably be performed in Worcester on July 3 adopted by a collection of three T20 Internationals. The one Check performed between the 2 groups was a draw.
Mithali Raj scored 59 runs off 92 balls with the assistance of seven fours, whereas opener Shefali Verma contributed 44 runs off 55 balls. However the remainder of the crew’s efficiency within the batting division was disappointing, and the crew might solely rating 221 runs in 50 overs.
Will Mithali flip the tide and within the remaining matches for India? Solely time will inform.