Indian women’s team will take on England in a one-off Test, starting June 16 in Bristol. This will be the Indian women’s team’s first Test since 2014. However, despite having more experience in the longer format of the game, England captain Heather Knight is wary of the Indians since the women’s game has only just restarted and there are a lot of unknowns in the post-pandemic era. According to Knight, India are a very good side and will test them in the upcoming series.
Indian women’s Test and ODI captain Mithali Raj has asserted whatever issues there were between her and head coach Ramesh Powar are a thing of the past. According to Raj, like mature individuals, both have moved on and are now working towards a common goal of taking Indian women’s cricket forward. The Indian women’s team is currently quarantining in Mumbai ahead of England tour.
After smashing an incredible hundred against New Zealand in the Women’s World T20, India captain Harmanpreet Kaur revealed that hitting sixes in the innings was actually her way of dealing with stomach cramps.
The New Zealand women's team has always been a force to reckon with in the shortest format of the game. However, they are not going through the best of the patches as they have met with three losses in their last five matches.