Mithali Raj Announces Retirement From All Forms Of International Cricket

By H.JanGra June 8, 2022

Legendary Indian cricketer Mithali Raj announced her retirement from all forms of international cricket on Wednesday

She took to Twitter to share a statement and thanked everyone for the "love and support"

Mithali retires as the leading run-getter in women's ODIs. She represented India in 232 matches, scoring 7805 runs at an average of 50.68

She had earlier announced her retirement from T20 internationals

She had captained India in the ICC Women's World Cup earlier this year in New Zealand, where India failed to qualify for the semi-finals.

The stylish batter scored 2364 runs in 89 T20Is, the most by an Indian till date. Mithali also represented India in 12 Test matches, scoring 699 runs.

Her innings of 214 against England in 2002, remains the second highest individual score by a batter in women's Test cricket.