ICC Women's World Cup: Indian women's team announced, Mithali Raj captain, star batsman Jemima Rodriguez out

Raj Nandani Jha
Raj Nandani Jha 06/01/2022 15:30 IST
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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the squad for the ICC Women's World Cup 2022. The Indian team will play its first match in the World Cup against Pakistan on March 6. The match will be played at the Bay Oval in Tauranga.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the team for the ICC Women's World Cup 2022. The Indian team will play its first match in the World Cup against Pakistan on March 6. The match will be played at the Bay Oval in Tauranga. Just before the World Cup, Team India will play a five-match ODI series against New Zealand from February 11.

Left-arm spin bowler Ekta Bisht, Shikha Pandey, and star batsman Jemima Rodriguez have not been included in the World Cup squad. Fast bowler Renuka Singh Thakur has got a place in the team for the first time. Renuka has not made her ODI debut. Ekta has been kept in the World Cup team as a standby player.

Indian squad for Women's World Cup and ODI series against New Zealand: Mithali Raj (Captain), Harmanpreet Kaur (Vice-Captain), Smriti Mandhana, Shefali Verma, Yastika Bhatia, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh (WK), Sneh Rana, Jhulan Goswami , Pooja Vastrakar, Meghna Singh, Renuka Thakur, Tania Bhatia (wk), Rajeshwari Gaikwad, Poonam Yadav.

Players Standby for World Cup: Ekta Bisht, S Meghna, Simran Dil Bahadur.

India's schedule for ICC Women's World Cup:
dateAgainstplace
March 6PakistanBay Oval, Tauranga
March 10New ZealandSeddon Park, Hamilton
March 12West IndiesSeddon Park, Hamilton
March 16EnglandBay Over, Tauranga
March 19AustraliaEden Park, Auckland
March 22BangladeshSeddon Park, Hamilton
March 27South AfricaHague over, Christchurch

Along with the ODI series against New Zealand, the Indian team will play a T20 match on 9 February.In it, Harmanpreet Kaur will take over the command of the team.The board has also announced the team for him.Smriti Mandhana will be the vice-captain of Team India in T20.

Indian squad for the one-off T20I against New Zealand:Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (Vice-Captain), Shefali Verma, Yastika Bhatia, Deepti Sharma, Richa Ghosh (WK), Sneh Rana, Pooja Vastrakar, Meghna Singh, Renuka Thakur, Tania Bhatia (wk), Rajeshwari Gaikwad, Poonam Yadav, Ekta Bisht, S Meghna, Simran Dil Bahadur.

Indian team schedule against New Zealand
datematchplace
9 FebruarySole T20Napier
February 111st ODINapier
February 142nd ODINelson
16 February3rd ODINelson
February 224th ODIQueenstown
February 245th ODIQueenstown

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