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Harmanpreet, Deepti in Mithali-led ICC's WC team

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  25 July 2017 12:00 AM GMT

Dubai, July 24: Indian women's team captain Mithali Raj was med skipper of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 team with all-rounders Harmanpreet Kaur and Deepti Sharma in the side, the Intertiol Cricket Council announced on Monday.
Mithali led from the front, scoring 409 runs in the tourment to power the Women-in-Blue to the fil, which they lost by a mere nine runs against England at the Lord's on Sunday.
Among others, the ICC side has four English players, including Player of the Tourment Tamsin Beaumont, Player of the Fil Anya Shrubsole, wicket-keeper Sarah Taylor and left-arm spinner Alex Hartley; three from South Africa, including opener Laura Wolvaardt and bowlers Marizanne Kapp and Dane van Niekerk; and Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry.
England's talie Sciver, who scored 369 runs and took seven wickets, was chosen as the 12th player.
Mithali Raj, Sarah Taylor and Anya Shrubsole have been picked in the Team of the Tourment for the second time in their careers.
Mithali and Sarah were selected in the Team of the ICC Women's World Cup 2009, which England won in Sydney in 2009, while Shrubsole was med in the Team of the ICC Women's World Cup 2013, which Australia won in India in January/February 2013. IANS

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