Mithali Raj retirement: Former Indian skipper Mithali Raj announced her retirement from International T20s. Mithali Raj aged 32 years lead Women’s Team India in 32 T20Is including three Women’s WT20 World Cups in 2012 in Sri Lanka, 2014 in Bangladesh and 2016 in India.
Mithali Raj said: “After representing India in T20 internationals since 2006, I wish to retire from T20Is to focus my energies on readying myself for the 2021 One Day World Cup. It remains my dream to win a World Cup for my country and I want to give it my best. I thank the BCCI for their continuous support and wish the Indian T20 team good luck as they prepare for the home series against South Africa Women”.
She thanked the Cricket board for their continuous support and wished good luck for India’s T20 team for upcoming home series against South Africa Women.