The BCCI has announced the India women’s squad for the ODI and T20I tour of England which will happen in September. India is slated to play 3 T20Is from Sept 10-15 and 3 ODIs from Sept 18-24.
Nagaland batter Kiran Prabhu (KP) Navgire, who recently made quite a name for herself earned a maiden call-up in the Indian T20I squad while allrounder Dayalan Hemalatha also made a comeback.
Wicketkeeper Richa Ghosh returned to the T20I squad but batter Harleen Deol and Yastika Bhatia, who were part of the silver-medal finish in Birmingham, lost their place for the tour of England.
On the other hand, in the ODI squad, 39-year-old veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami returned to the fold after missing the Sri Lanka series amidst rumors of retirement. Also making her comeback in the ODI format is Jemimah Rodrigues, who last a 50-over international in July 2021.
Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Smriti Mandhana (VC), Shafali Verma, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Jemimah Rodrigues, Sneh Rana, Renuka Singh, Meghna Singh, Radha Yadav, S Meghana, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Dayalan Hemalatha, Simran Dil Bahadur, Richa Ghosh (wk), Kiran Prabhu Navgire
Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Smriti Mandhana (VC), Shafali Verma, S Meghana, Deepti Sharma, Taniya Bhatia (wk), Yastika Bhatia (wk), Pooja Vastrakar, Sneh Rana, Renuka Singh, Meghna Singh, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Harleen Deol, Dayalan Hemalatha, Simran Dil Bahadur, Jhulan Goswami, Jemimah Rodrigues
Schedule for India's white ball tour of England:
10th September, 1st T20I, Riverside, Durham
13th September, 2nd T20I, The Incora County Ground, Derby
15th September, 3rd T20I, Bristol County Ground, Bristol
18th September, 1st ODI, 1st Central County Ground, Hove
21st September, 2nd ODI, Canterbury
24th September, 3rd ODI, Lord's