Guwahati, March 13: Mithali has become the first 1st Indian woman batsman to score 10,000 international runs. Mithali achieved this feat in the ongoing 3rd ODI against South Africa.
Mithali Raj who made her international debut at the age of 16 in 1999, today became the first Indian woman to score 10,000 runs in international cricket across all formats.
The Indian ODI skipper scored 36 runs before being dismissed by Anne Bosch. Mithali has scored 6974 runs in ODIs while in the T20Is, she has 2,364 runs to her name. The 38-year-old right-handed batter has also scored 663 runs from 10 Test matches.
Mithali is now the second international cricketer to score 10,000 runs across formats. England's Charlotte Edwards is the only other woman cricketer who has achieved this feat.