Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj

Top-order Batter

Batting Style Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style Legbreak
Age 40 years
Place of Birth India

07 Jan 2024

Ellyse Perry

Ellyse Perry features in her 300th international match: Notable stats

Premier all-rounder Ellyse Perry has become the first Australian woman to complete 300 matches across all international formats.

India post their second-highest total in Women's Tests: Details

The Indian women's cricket team has posted 428 while batting first against England in the ongoing one-off Test in Navi Mumbai.

Decoding batters with most runs for India in Women's T20Is

Star Indian women's cricket team opener Shafali Verma became the latest batter to accomplish 1,500 runs in Women's T20Is.

WPL, Rachael Haynes named head coach of Gujarat Giants: Details

Former Australian women's cricket team batter Rachael Haynes has been named the head coach of the Women's Premier League (WPL) team Gujarat Giants.

WPL, Mithali Raj to join Gujarat Giants as mentor: Report 

Mithali Raj has been roped in as the mentor of Gujarat Giants for the inaugural edition of the Women's Premier League.

10 Aug 2022

Taapsee Pannu

Taapsee Pannu's 'Shabaash Mithu' to stream on Voot Select soon

Shabaash Mithu is set to make its OTT debut soon.

Is India's Mithali Raj eyeing a comeback to international cricket?

Mithali Raj is one of the greatest to have graced women's cricket.

Harmanpreet Kaur surpasses 3,000 ODI runs: Key stats

On Friday, Indian women's cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur surpassed the 3,000-run mark in ODIs,

26 Jun 2022

Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmanpreet Kaur becomes India's leading run-scorer in WT20Is: Key stats

Harmanpreet Kaur guided India Women to victory against Sri Lanka Women in the second match of the three-match T20I series in Dambulla.

20 Jun 2022

Taapsee Pannu

'Shabaash Mithu' trailer: Taapsee Pannu's Mithu changes 'gentleman's game'

Taapsee Pannu is back with another sports film!

Mithali Raj announces retirement from cricket: Decoding her career records

On Wednesday, veteran Indian cricketer Mithali Raj announced her retirement from the sport.

08 Jun 2022

Indian Cricket Team

Mithali Raj announces retirement from international cricket: Details here

Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj announced her retirement from international cricket on Wednesday.

29 Mar 2022

Jhulan Goswami

Women's ODI Rankings: Mithali Raj jumps to sixth spot

India cricketer Mithali Raj has plunged to the sixth spot in the ICC Women's ODI Batting Rankings.

South Africa oust India from the ICC Women's World Cup

The South Africa women's cricket team beat India in a crucial ICC Women's World Cup match on Sunday at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch.

09 Mar 2022

Taapsee Pannu

'Shabaash Mithu': What we know so far about the film?

Shabaash Mithu, starring Taapsee Pannu, is based on the life of ace cricketer Mithali Raj, and has the actor playing the titular role.

NZ Women beat India Women in 2nd ODI: Records broken

The New Zealand women's cricket team overcame India in the second ODI on Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.

12 Feb 2022

Indian Cricket Team

NZ Women beat India Women in 1st ODI: Records broken

Mithali Raj-led Team India lost the ODI tournament opener against New Zealand by 62 runs on Saturday at the John Davies Oval, Queenstown.

Women's T20 Challenge 2020: All you need to know

The third season of Women's T20 Challenge is all set to begin on November 4 with defending champions Supernovas taking on Velocity in Sharjah.

Women's T20 Challenge to be held from November 4-9

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Sunday, announced that the 2020 Women's T20 Challenge will be played from November 4 to 9.

#ThisDayThatYear: Mithali Raj becomes the leading run-scorer in ODIs

On this day in 2017, Indian women's captain Mithali Raj became the highest-run scorer in One-Day Internationals.

Mithali, Jhulan rue lack of preparation amid lockdown

Indian women cricketers Jhulan Goswami and Mithali Raj opened up on lack of training in the wake of ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Mithali Raj wants women's IPL to start next year

Veteran batswoman Mithali Raj said that the BCCI should not wait forever as far the women's edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) starts.

18 Feb 2020


'Looop Lapeta': Taapsee to star in 'Run Lola Run' remake

With a flurry of films already in her kitty, Taapsee Pannu has announced her next movie, a Hindi adaptation of celebrated German classic Run Lola Run (1998).

24 Nov 2019


Legend Mithali Raj felicitated by BCCI in Kolkata: Details here

Former Indian women's captain Mithali Raj was felicitated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) during the second Test (Day-Night) between India and Bangladesh at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj achieves this milestone: Details here

Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj has become the first woman to have an international career lasting more than 20 years.

Women's cricket: Mithali Raj announces retirement from T20Is

Veteran Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj has announced her retirement from T20Is.

29 Aug 2019

Akshay Kumar

Taapsee Pannu confirms "being in talks" for Mithali Raj's biopic

Taapsee Pannu is on a spree of signing sports-based movies, these days.

Indian eves lose seventh consecutive T20I

The Indian women's cricket team suffered their seventh consecutive defeat in T20Is.

Mandhana wants to take a leaf out of Mithali's book

Star batswoman Smriti Mandhana has heaped a lot of praise on veteran cricketer Mithali Raj.

Indian eves seek two more crucial World Cup qualification points

Mithali Raj-led Indian women's cricket team will be hoping to gain a series whitewash against England when they take on the visitors in the third ODI on Thursday.

Indian eves thrash England by 66 runs in first ODI

Mithali Raj-led Indian women's cricket team emerged victorious against England in the first ODI held at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Friday.

Suzie Bates' heroics powers New Zealand women past India

The Indian women's cricket team faced a series defeat after losing against New Zealand in the second T20I match.

Mithali Raj scripts history once again: Details here

Indian cricket team batswoman Mithali Raj is in a league of her own.

England eves to face India in a crunch limited-overs series

The England women's cricket team will visit India in the period of February-March, 2019 for three ODI and T20I series respectively.

Veteran cricketer Mithali Raj opens up on 'coach controversy'

Indian women's cricket team ODI captain Mithali Raj has opened up on the controversy regarding her feud with former coach Ramesh Powar.

04 Jan 2019


Here is what Harmanpreet Kaur said about Mithali Raj

One of the major cricket controversies of 2018 surfaced when Mithali Raj was dropped from the Indian starting XI during the semi-finals of the Women's World T20.

22 Dec 2018


Women's cricket: Mithali, Harmanpreet retain captaincy roles

The Indian women's cricket team is all set to tour New Zealand next month for a three-match ODI and T20I series respectively.

04 Dec 2018


Senior women cricketers Mandhana and Kaur back Powar

When Mithali Raj was excluded from the squad for World T20 semi-final against England, it had sparked a controversy.

01 Dec 2018


Women's cricket: Powar's term as coach of Indian eves ends

Ramesh Powar would have wanted to become the permanent coach of the Indian women's cricket team after being selected as the interim boss, back in August.

29 Nov 2018


Mithali wanted to pack her bags and leave: Ramesh Powar

The controversy surrounding Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj is getting uglier with every passing day.