Jhulan Goswami

  • England women humble India women by 42 runs in 1st ODI August 22, 2014

    Scarborough: Fine fifties from skipper Charlotte Edwards and Heather Knight helped England women outplay their Indian counterparts by 42 runs via DuckworthLewis method in the first rainhit onedayer here on Thursday. Chasing a revised target of 184 in 42 overs, England were 153 for three in 30.1 overs when rain intervened...
  • India men struggle but women beat England by 6 wickets in oneoff Test August 16, 2014

    Wormsley: The Indian men's cricket team has disappointed with their spineless performance in the last three weeks but the women counterparts showed steely temperament as they made a remarkable comeback into Test fold, beating England women by six wickets on Saturday. Skipper Mithali Raj led from the front with a gutsy...
  • Oneoff Test: Indian women keep England in check on Day 2 August 14, 2014

    Wormsley: Indian bowlers once again came to the women's teams' rescue to check England's lead on the second day of the oneoff Test here on Thursday. Surpassing a slender 22run lead, the Charlotte Edwardsled team had reached 84 for six in 38 overs until last reports came in on a rainaffected...
  • Oneoff Test: India women lose 6 wickets after dismissing England for 92 August 13, 2014

    Wormsley: The Indian women's cricket team on Wednesday shot out England for a paltry 92 before the hosts hit back strongly, reducing the visitors to 71 for six in 34 overs on day one of the oneoff Test. Medium pacer Nagarajan Niranjana was the wreckerinchief, returning impressive figures of four for...
  • Indian women trounce Bangladesh, record first win in World T20 March 30, 2014

    Sylhet: Indian women recorded their first win in the World Twenty20 with an easy 79-run victory over Bangladesh on Sunday. India, who lost their first two matches to Sri Lanka and England, dominated the proceedings right from the word go. Winning the toss, India elected to bat and openers Mithali Raj...
  • India to take on Sri Lanka in women's World Twenty20 March 24, 2014

    Sylhet: Indian women would look to begin their World Twenty20 campaign on a positive note when they take on Sri Lanka in a Group B league match on Monday. Indian women have not played against top oppositions in recent times and their performance has been a mixed one in the the...
  • Probables list for Women''s World T20 announced January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Friday announced a 30member probables list for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 to be played in Bangladesh in MarchApril this year. The list did not offer any surprises with expected names such as veteran batswoman Mithali Raj, pacers Jhulan Goswami and MD Thirushkamini making the cut. The...
  • Mithali Raj 7th in ICC T20 rankings January 17, 2014

    Dubai: Captain Mithali Raj was the highestplaced Indian batter at seventh, while Jhulan Goswami was the bestplaced bowler at 12th in the latest ICC women's cricket Twenty20 rankings issued on Friday. The Indian eves will lock horns with Sri Lanka in a threematch Twenty20 series, starting from January 25 in Visakhapatnam....
  • Ousted India Women play for pride against Pakistan Women February 6, 2013

    Cuttack: Sent crashing out of the Women's World Cup by Sri Lanka, India would seek to restore some pride when they take on archrivals Pakistan in their 78th classification match here on Thursday. The humiliating 138run defeat against Sri Lanka on Tuesday also meant that India will now have to...
  • Kaur's 107 in vain, India lose to England by 32 runs February 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Harmanpreet Kaur's brilliant unbeaten century went in vain as India suffered a 32run defeat against defending champions England in their group A match of the ICC Women's World Cup here on Sunday. Kaur blasted 107 runs in 109 balls, laced with eight fours and two sixes, to become the...
  • Mithali Raj enters World Cup as top ranked player January 30, 2013

    Mumbai: India skipper Mithali Raj will enter the ICC Women's World Cup 2013 as the numberone ranked batswoman on the Reliance ICC Women's Player Rankings for ODI batters. Raj, who is appearing in her fourth successive women's World Cup, will lead her side in the opening match of the tournament on...
  • Women's World Cup kicks off with IndiaWI clash January 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Untouched by the hype and hoopla that follows their male counterparts, India's women cricketers are all set to start their World Cup campaign when they take on the West Indies in a Group A match here Thursday. The daynight clash would set the ball rolling for the event, which...
  • Eng start as favourites in Women's WC January 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Defending champions England will start as favourites to qualify for the Super Six stage of the ICC Women's World Cup from Group A, which also includes hosts India, West Indies and Sri Lanka. The second and third places will be a hard fought contest with the West Indies a vastly...
  • India beat New Zealand in warmup January 28, 2013

    Mumbai: India warmed up for this week's ICC Women's World Cup with a comfortable eightwicket win over New Zealand on Monday at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai. A polished effort in the field kept the opposition to 201 and the chase was sealed with 39 deliveries remaining with each...
  • Mithali Raj holds on to top spot in ICC rankings December 20, 2012

    Dubai: Mithali Raj held on to the top spot in the batting list, while Jhulan Goswami was the bestplaced Indian in the bowling chart after climbing a spot to third in the latest ICC ODI rankings for women cricketers released on Thursday. Mithali is the only Indian in the top10...
  • BCCI names 30 probables for Women World Cup November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) on Friday released an initial 30women list of probables for the ICC Women's World Cup, to be played in India from January 31 to February 17. The list, prepared by the national women's Selection Committee, included senior players such as Mithali Raj and Jhulan...
  • India women's team in Asia Cup T20 final October 30, 2012

    Guangzhou: Despite rain washing out the semifinal clash between India and Sri Lanka here on Tuesday, Indian eves advanced to the ACC Women's Twenty20 Asia Cup final by the virtue of topping their pool. Tuesday's match was abandoned without a ball bowled at the Guanggong International Cricket Stadium. The Indian women's...
  • Mithali placed three in ICC women's ranking October 8, 2012

    Colombo: Skipper Mithali Raj was the highest placed Indian in the latest ICC T20I Women's Rankings as she remained static in the third position in the batting chart even as Jhulan Goswami lost a place to be fourth in the bowling list. Mithali has 656 points while Goswami has 645....
  • Pakistan women beat India in a 1run thriller October 1, 2012

    Galle: The familiar batting woes came back to haunt the Indian women's team as it lost by a run against archrivals Pakistan in a lowscoring thriller to finish winless in the ICC World Twenty20 Group stage here on Monday. Set a target of a mere 98 runs, the Indian women...
  • Mithali, Jhulan in top 3 of ICC rankings September 24, 2012

    Colombo: India's Mithali Raj, Jhulan Goswami, Harpreet Kaur and Amita Sharma have been named in the recently released ICC Women's T20I Player Rankings launched here on Monday. With 652 rating points, Mithali is at No. 3 in the batting list while Harpreet is placed at No. 6 in the same list...
  • BCCI announces probables for women's World T20 September 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) on Wednesday announced the 30 women probables for the World Twenty20 Championships to be held in Sri Lanka in SeptemberOctober. The list did not offer any surprises with expected names such as veteran batsman Mithali Raj, pacer Jhulan Goswami and Gouhar Sultana making the...
  • Mithali returns to top of ICC ODI rankings July 12, 2012

    Dubai: India captain Mithali Raj has returned to the top of the ICC Women's ODI Rankings for batters after top scoring in the side's recent series against England with 251 runs. Despite India losing the series, Mithali's return to the top of the rankings has seen her displace ICC Women's Cricketer...
  • Jhulan shines as India beat England July 4, 2012

    Taunton: Jhulan Goswami wreaked havoc as Indian eves beat England by 14 runs in a lowscoring second ODI to take 20 lead in the fivematch series. Chasing a meagre target of 130, Goswami grabbed 17 for 4 in only 8.2 overs to bowl England out for only 115 as Women in...
  • Anjum axed, Mithali named captain for England tour May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI's senior women's selection committee reinstated Mithali Raj as the captain of the Indian women's team for the England tour on Monday, replacing veteran batsman Anjum Chopra, who has also been dropped from the 15member squad. The decision was on the cards as Chopra's appointment as captain of...
  • Jhulan Goswami awarded Padma Shri January 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Jhulan Goswami, the India womens captain, has been awarded the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian honour, for her services to cricket. The award was announced, in keeping with tradition, on the eve of the country's Republic Day. Jhulan, 28, has taken 135 wickets in 114 oneday internationals...
  • Indian eve bowls her way into hearts September 9, 2006

    Kolkata: Last week the Indian women's cricket team took a huge step forward. They beat England in England to win the Test series 1-0. It was just the third Test win for Indian women abroad, and credit for the success should go chiefly to a 23-year-old fast bowler from Nadia,...