On 12 July 2017: Playing her 164th innings in her 183rd match, Indian women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj became the highest run-scorer in ODI cricket. The earlier record of 5,992 runs was in the name of England’s Charlotte Edwards.
Mithali, also became the first female batter to score 6,000 runs in ODIs. She achieved this feat during her knock of 69 runs in a league match of the 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup against Australia.
She scored an unbeaten 114 against Ireland on her debut at Milton Keynes in 1999.
She was born on 3rd December, 1982 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
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