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Smitha Harikrishna: Flamboyant All-Rounder who played Women’s World Cup in 1997 and 2000

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Complete List of 12 Arjuna Awardees in Women’s Cricket

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I used to be the only girl among 80-100 odd boys at the Academy : Rumeli Dhar

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I was crazy about chocolates, but had to let go due to my cricket career : Mithali Raj

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Top All-Rounders in Women’s ODI with 1000+ Runs and 100+ wickets

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Can Indian women’s cricket close the gap with the men’s game?

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