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ICC ODI Women's Rankings: Jhulan Goswami, Harmanpreet Kaur take giant leaps; Mithali Raj sits pretty at No 2

ICC ODI Women's Rankings: Jhulan Goswami, Harmanpreet Kaur take giant leaps; Mithali Raj sits pretty at No 2

In team's rankings, India continue at no. 4 spot, with the Aussies leading the chart, followed by World champion England and New Zealand.

BCCI goes against Mithali Raj's 'this is right time to bring IPL'; calls it a distant dream

BCCI goes against Mithali Raj's 'this is right time to bring IPL'; calls it a distant dream

It was only on Monday that Mithali, speaking to ESPNcricinfo, talked about the importance of a women's league and how the Big Bash League has been helpful for players like Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana.

My spike got stuck and I couldn't even make an effort to dive, says Mithali Raj about her bizarre run-out in ICC WWC final

My spike got stuck and I couldn't even make an effort to dive, says Mithali Raj about her bizarre run-out in ICC WWC final

It was in the 13th over of their innings and Laura Marsh was into the attack. Punam Raut had drifted the spin down the leg side and called for a single. Mithali, responding to it, had taken a sprint, left her efforts halfway through. 

Team India skipper Mithali Raj to be gifted BMW, confirms V Chamundeswaranath

Team India skipper Mithali Raj to be gifted BMW, confirms V Chamundeswaranath

Chamundeswaranath had also awarded India's Rio Olympics stars with a BMW car each.

 

Mithali Raj suggests three aspects to give new direction to women’s cricket in India

Mithali Raj suggests three aspects to give new direction to women’s cricket in India

Mithali confessed that she was in tears almost right through last evening when the team reached the hotel after the loss to England in a nail-biting World Cup final on Sunday night.

ICC announces Women's World Cup 2017 team; Mithali Raj named captain

ICC announces Women's World Cup 2017 team; Mithali Raj named captain

Raj, Taylor and Shrubsole have been picked in the Team of the Tournament for the second time in their careers. 

ICC Women's World Cup: Top 5 moments for Mithali Raj-led Team India

ICC Women's World Cup: Top 5 moments for Mithali Raj-led Team India

Despite their failure to script history on Sunday, Mithali Raj and her pack of blues had a long and entertaining journey at England.

Sanjay Manjrekar criticises Mithali Raj and co for Women's World Cup final defeat, faces heat on Twitter

Sanjay Manjrekar criticises Mithali Raj and co for Women's World Cup final defeat, faces heat on Twitter

Indian skipper Mithali Raj admitted wilting under pressure in a tense run chase against England in the World Cup final but said they will walk out as a proud bunch.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj and Co. are champions in their own way, despite not lifting the trophy

So close, so near, it felt as if they would make it, but failed by few inches. But is that it for the Indian eves? Just a couple of congratulatory tweets from fellow countrymen? Aren't they champions in their own way?

ICC Women's World Cup: BCCI plan grand felicition for Mithali Raj and Co on return from England

ICC Women's World Cup: BCCI plan grand felicition for Mithali Raj and Co on return from England

The date and venue for the felicitation has not been finalised yet and will be done after checking the availability of the players.

India captain Mithali Raj bats for women's IPL-style league after World Cup heroics

India captain Mithali Raj bats for women's IPL-style league after World Cup heroics

Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana, two of India's WWC 2017 stars, have already played in WBBL T20 league in Australia.

WATCH: Mithali Raj involved in a bizarre run-out vs England in ICC WWC final

WATCH: Mithali Raj involved in a bizarre run-out vs England in ICC WWC final

It was an indeed a moment of heartbreak for the Indian eves as they fell one-by-one owing to a scintillating spell from Anya Shrubole, who bagged a six-fer at the World Cup final. England lifted the trophy for the fourth time after avenging their group stage defeat over the Indians, by nine runs.  

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: India will achieve new heights in future,  says Vijay Goel

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: India will achieve new heights in future, says Vijay Goel

The Sports Minister also said that they will give a grand welcome to the team once they return.

ICC WWC Final: Am proud of the girls, India did very well in tournament, says captain Mithali Raj

ICC WWC Final: Am proud of the girls, India did very well in tournament, says captain Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj admitted wilting under pressure in a tense run chase against England in the World Cup final.

PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead in hailing Team India's inspiring effort despite agonising loss

PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead in hailing Team India's inspiring effort despite agonising loss

Although, Mithali Raj & co. finished as the second best team of the tournament and could not cross the final hurdle, Twitter errupted to show that the nation is proud of this team's achievement.

ICC Women's World Cup Final: India suffer heartbreaking nine-run defeat against England

ICC Women's World Cup Final: India suffer heartbreaking nine-run defeat against England

It was an anti-climactic result for India since they were well on course for a memorable triumph, sitting pretty at 191 for three in 42.5 before a batting collapse saw them bowled out for 219 in 48.4 overs.

ICC Women's World Cup Final: England vs India - As it happened...

It was an anti-climactic result for India since they were well on course for a memorable triumph, sitting pretty at 191 for three in 42.5 before a batting collapse saw them bowled out for 219 in 48.4 overs. 

WATCH: Akshay Kumar cheers for Team India from stands at ICC Women’s World Cup final

WATCH: Akshay Kumar cheers for Team India from stands at ICC Women’s World Cup final

Actor Akshay Kumar, who is in London to promote his upcoming film 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha', was running late for the train and had to run barefoot to get on it so that he could make it in time for India's final match against England.

Women's World Cup final: B-Town celebs wish India luck

Women's World Cup final: B-Town celebs wish India luck

Popular celebrities from Bollywood and sports like Lata Mangeshkar, Sachin Tendulkar and Shah Rukh Khan have wished luck to the Indian women's cricket team, which takes on England in the final of the Women's World Cup on Sunday.

ICC Women's World Cup 2017 Final, England vs India: It is important to embrace the  occasion, advises MS Dhoni

ICC Women's World Cup 2017 Final, England vs India: It is important to embrace the occasion, advises MS Dhoni

Dhoni himself has won the cricket World Cup for India back in 2011. Not only so, under him the Men in Blue had clinched the 2007 World T20 Cup and the the ICC Champions Trophy in 2013.