BCCI announce squad for ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 :- The Board of Control for Cricket in India announced the squad for the 11th ICC Women’s World Cup, to be held between June 24 to July 23.
India only made one change to the 15-member squad that is Smriti Mandhana replacing Devika Vaidya. Vaidya is allrounder who bowls leg-spin.
Two wicket-keepers in Sushma Verma & Nuzhat Parween in India squad For World Cup 2017.India finished runners-up in 2005 ICC Women’s World Cup.
Mithali Raj will captain the Indian Team that will compete in the eight-team competition in England.
India have never won the ICC Women’s World Cup. India will begin their World Cup campaign on 24th June against hosts England.
India squad for Women’s World Cup 2017:- Mithali Raj (capt), Harmanpreet Kaur, Veda Krishnamurthy, Mona Meshram, Poonam Raut, Deepti Sharma, Jhulan Goswami, Shikha Pandey, Ekta Bisht, Sushma Verma (wk), Mansi Joshi, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Poonam Yadav, Nuzhat Parween (wk), Smriti Mandhana
Team: Mithali (C), Harmanpreet, Veda, Mona, Punam, Deepti, Jhulan, Shikha, Ekta, Sushma, Mansi, Rajeshwari, P Yadav, N Parveen, S Mandhana
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