Mithali Raj named Indian ODI team skipper for Australia series
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IBNS): India's star batsman Mithali Raj has been named the skipper of the national side which will face Australia in the Paytm ODI series from Mar 12.
Indian selectors have named a 15-member squad.
The three-match series that will be held in Vadodara is part of the ICC Women’s Championship (2017-2020).
The ODI series will be followed by the Paytm T20I tri-series and the squad for the same will be named later.
India Women's ODI squad is as below:
1. Mithali Raj (Captain)
2. Harmanpreet Kaur (vice-captain)
3. Smriti Mandhana
4. Punam Raut
5. Jemimah Rodrigues
6. Veda Krishnamurthy
7. Mona Meshram
8. Sushma Verma (wicket-keeper)
9. Ekta Bisht
10. Poonam Yadav
11. Rajeshwari Gayakwad
12. Shikha Pandey
13. Sukanya Parida
14. Pooja Vastrakar
15. Deepti Sharma
The matches will be played on Mar 12,15 and 18.
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