Mithali Raj Breaks MS Dhoni and Sachin Tendulkar's record

Mithali Raj during  New Zealand Women vs India Women 2nd ODI completed 7500 ODI runs, a feat achieved by nobody else in the history of women's cricket

Out of the 7516 runs Mithali Raj has scored till date 5030 runs have come as a captain becoming the first captain to score 5000+ runs as ODI captain in women’s cricket.

Mithali Raj also broke the record of most runs by Indian captains against New Zealand in ODIs as well as most 50+ scores by Indian captains against the same team

Mitali Raj now had 739 runs and seven 50+ scores. MS Dhoni held the record for runs, while Mohammad Azharuddin held the record for most half-centuries


Mithali Raj, silently broke a record of Sachin Tendulkar, which took him more than 22 years to make


Yes, the record of longest career in ODI cricket is now in the name of Mithali Raj. Her ODI career turned 22 years and 231 days


Earlier, the record of Longest Careers in both men’s and women’s cricket was held by Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin’s ODI career is 22 years 91 days.