Jemimah Rodrigues says she is working on increasing bat speed and improving backfoot play ahead of Women's T20 World Cup
'Aussies are naturally dominating and if you hold back a bit, they will sit on your head and not let you come up,' said Jemimah Rodrigues
'The Position of the Analyst for BCCI consists of collecting data at a granular level as specified by the Data collection practices and systems used by the BCCI Senior teams,' the BCCI stated.
Ramesh Powar deserves credit for making a difference despite unceremonious exit after controversy with Mithali Raj
Ramesh Powar had his issues as Mithali Raj's email to BCCI suggests, but he deserves some credit for the positive intent shown in a small time frame.
Mithali Raj controversy: Ramesh Powar's poor management skills gave rise to row as different players need different approach
Apparently, Ramesh Powar has much to learn in handling teams. The charge that Mithali Raj, who has given blood, sweat and tears for the game, would quit the sport on being demoted in the batting order is a bit tough to stomach. Even if there was such a threat the coach ought to have cajoled her and reminded her of the sacrifices she had made to get thus far and to not throw it away on a whim.
Mithali Raj reacts to Ramesh Powar's accusations: 'My patriotism doubted, skill-set questioned, it's the darkest day of my life'
Mithali Raj said she is deeply saddened & hurt after coach Ramesh Powar accused her of priortising personal milestones ahead of team needs.
'I hope Mithali Raj stops blackmailing, pressurising coaches': Excerpts from Ramesh Powar's World T20 report to BCCI
Ramesh Powar in his World T20 report to BCCI said that Mithali Raj had threatened to pull out of Women's World T20 and announce retirement if she wasn't allowed to open.
Mithali Raj threatened to announce retirement if she didn't get to open innings, says coach Ramesh Powar
Ramesh Powar in 10-page tour report to BCCI CEO Rahul Johri and GM Saba Karim revealed that Mithali Raj had threatened to pull out of Women's World T20 and announce retirement if she wasn't allowed to open.
India Women vs Australia Women: After ODI whitewash, BCCI turn attention towards boosting bench strength
The likes of Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami are not going to be around for long and the BCCI feels that it is time to act now.
India will play the Belgium Junior Men's team in their fourth and final match of the Europe Tour on 18 September .India will play the Belgium Junior Men's team in their fourth and final match of the Europe Tour on 18 September.
India bowled out minnows Nepal for the lowest ever total of 21 runs to notch up a resounding 99-run win in a Women's Asia Cup T20 tournament match in Bangkok on Friday.
Skipper Mithali Raj led from the front with an 89-run knock to save the Indian women's cricket team from a whitewash by guiding it to a comfortable five- wicket in the third and final ODI against Australia in Hobart on Sunday.
Familiar foe, unfamiliar setting: With thin history to draw from, India women take on mighty Aussies
And India have only played Australia in 9 T20s and 11 ODIs over the last 8 years, testament to the fact that India in particular- and women in general- play too few matches. This is only one of the hurdles the women in blue must overcome on what is certain to be a tough tour.
For India, Rani Rampal (4th minute, 20th) and Jaspreet Kaur (9th, 39th) scored two goals each, while Namita Toppo (17th) and Vandana Kataria (50th) were the other goal scorers.