Hindu – The Indian women’s cricket team has no international commitments until the second edition of the ICC Women’s Championship — the dates for which has not been made official yet — and skipper Mithali Raj says her side could do with more fixtures.

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  • The Indian women’s cricket team has no international commitments until the second edition of the ICC Women’s Championship — the dates for which has not been made official yet — and skipper Mithali Raj says her side could do with more fixtures.
  • “The ICC Championship might start next year.
  • “Women’s cricket is not as big as men’s, in terms of the number of players available for selection.
  • The women’s second string is not as strong,” Mithali said.
  • Asked if she would like to compete in the Women’s Big Bash League in Australia, Mithali said: “If I play the Women’s BBL, foreign players will get the chance to see my game and make plans to counter it when I play the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 (to be held in November 2018).


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