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Mumbai teenager Jemimah Rodrigues gets India A women’s cricket team call-up

Mumbai teenager Jemimah Rodrigues has been included in the India A women’s cricket team for a limited overs home series against Bangladesh. The team will be led by Anuja Patil

cricket Updated: Nov 20, 2017 23:38 IST
Press Trust of India
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Press Trust of India, New Delhi
Jemimah Rodrigues,Mumbai,India A women’s cricket team
Jemimah Rodrigues has been included in the India A women’s cricket team for a limited overs home series against Bangladesh. (Twitter)

Mumbai teenager Jemimah Rodrigues, who recently hit a double hundred in BCCI U-19 women’s meet has been drafted into India A team’s limited overs home series against Bangladesh.

Anuja Patil will be leading both senior and women’s team with two members from the Indian World Cup team being included in the squad. They are pacer Mansi Joshi and second wicketkeeper Nuzhat Parveen.

The series will have three one-day and three T20 matches. This is the first time that India A women’s team will play international games.

The one-day matches will be held in Hubli while Belgaum will host the three T20 games. Prior to the one-day series, the Bangladesh ‘A; side will play two practice games in Alur.

India ‘A’ Team for One-Day matches: Anuja Patil (Captain), S Meghana, Neha Tanwar, Nuzhat Parveen(WK), Kavita Patil, Preeti Bose, Shivangi Raj, Devika Vaidya, V R Vanitha, Jemimah Rodrigues, Neenu Choudhury, Mansi Joshi, Sukanya Parida, Priyanka Priyadarshani, M D Thirushkamini

India ‘A’ Team for T20 matches: Anuja Patil (Captain), S Meghana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Swagatika Rath, Pooja Vastrakar, T P Kanwar, Soni Yadav, Ramya S Doli, V R Vanitha, D Hemlatha, Devika Vaidya, Tanya Bhatia(WK), Meghna Singh, Radha Yadav, Tarannum Pathan.

First Published: Nov 20, 2017 23:38 IST