in gentlemen-dominated sports. She didn't bother rewriting history!
Instead, she created HERSTORY!
The right-handed Mithali, with her remarkable run-scoring feats, will go down in history.
Mithali has scored 7,805 runs in ODIs, about 2,000 more than her closest opponent, former England captain Charlotte Edwards.
On Wednesday, the veteran Indian women's cricketer announced her retirement from international cricket.
A glittering career since making her debut for India in 1999 has ended.
Let's look at some of her glorious achievements in her International cricketing career.
In her 23-year career, Mithali has played 12 Tests, 232 ODIS, and 89 T20Is for India.
Mithali is widely recognized as one of the best female batters of her generation.
Mithali Raj is the only batter in women's cricket history to have scored over 7,500 ODI runs.
Mithali became the 2nd Indian batsman to score 10,000 runs in international cricket on March 12, 2021.
The great batsman and batting legend Sachin Tendulkar praised the former Indian captain.
The 39-year-old Mithali is the only female cricketer to have competed in all six World Cups.
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