Wicketkeeper-batsman Karu Jain and allrounder Thirush Kamini have been included in India’s 15-member squad for the Women’s World Cup to be held in Mumbai. Offspinner Archana Das, who debuted in February 2012 and played nine ODIs this year, has been left out.
Twenty-seven-year-old Jain last played an ODI more than four years ago, on India’s tour of England. Kamini’s last ODI appearance was also against England, in February 2010.
The team will be led by Mithali Raj, who was also the captain of the side during the 2005 World Cup in South Africa; India had then finished as the runners-up, their best showing in this tournament. Read more
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