IND Women Vs SA Women: The third ODI is being played between the Indian women’s cricket team and the South Africa women’s cricket team at the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Stadium in Lucknow. In the third ODI, India’s captain Mithali Raj has created history by completing 10,000 runs in international cricket. Mithali Raj is the first woman cricketer from India to achieve this feat in international cricket.
India’s great cricketer Sachin Tendulkar congratulated Mithali Raj for achieving this feat. Sachin Tendulkar has described it as a great achievement. Sachin tweeted, “Many congratulations to Mithali for completing 10,000 runs in international cricket. Great achievement.”
Mithali scored 36 runs in this match with the help of five fours from 50 balls. Thanks to Mithali’s significant contribution, the Indian women’s team has managed to challenge South Africa to 249 runs to win in 50 overs.
Charlotte Edwards has achieved this position
Mithali has also become the second woman cricketer to score 10,000 or more runs in international cricket and the first player from India. Former England captain Charlotte Edwards is the only female cricketer to have scored more than 10,000 runs in international cricket before Mithali.
The five-match series being played between India and South Africa is on par with 1-1. The fourth match of the series will be played at the Atal Bihari Stadium in Lucknow on 14 March.