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India vs England – Jhulan Goswami Bowls Jaffa In Farewell ODI To Dismiss Kate Cross.  Watch

India vs England – Jhulan Goswami Bowls Jaffa In Farewell ODI To Dismiss Kate Cross. Watch

Jhulan Goswami bowled a jaffa to dismiss Kate Cross© TwitterThe third and final ODI between India and England might have ended in a controversial end as all-rounder Deepti Sharma ran-out Charlotte Dean at the non-striker's end after she was backing up too far ahead before the ball was about to be release. The debate regarding this mode of dismissal has gripped the cricket fraternity. However, it is important to not forget that this game was Jhulan Goswami's international cricket and she bid farewell in style. Team India registered a series sweep as they defeated England in the final ODI by 16 runs.Jhulan returned with a spell of 2-30 and she went on to take the wickets of Alice Capsey and Kate Cross in her farewell match. She has now ended her career with 355 wickets, out of which 2...

Jhulan Goswami Retires: End Of An Era In Indian Cricket

Jhulan Goswami is the highest wicket-taker in ODIs among women.© AFPLegendary India pacer Jhulan Goswami brought down the curtain on a glorious international career on Saturday at the iconic Lord's as India beat England in the third ODI to sweep the series 3-0. Goswami, bowling her final over in international cricket, castled England's Kate Cross with a beautiful delivery that seamed in to clatter the stumps. It was her 255th ODI wicket, and 355th across formats for India. Having starred in some of India Women's most historic matches, it was only fitting that she play a major role in helping them complete their first ever ODI series sweep in England.Her final spell read 2/30 in 10 overs and that combined with her 1/20 in the first ODI meant she gave fans a great reminder of what she ...

“Always Believed We Can Change Face Of Women’s Cricket”: Jhulan Goswami

Jhulan Goswami is one of the finest pacers India has ever produced. The veteran of 203 ODIs, has 253 wickets to her name - highest among any women's cricketer. The pacer has a knack of getting breakthroughs with the new ball in hand, and she also perfected the act of bowling with the old ball. One of her most memorable came when Jhulan bowled one of the best deliveries in women's cricket -- an absolute jaffa to get the better of Meg Lanning in the semi-final of 2017 Women's World Cup.Jhulan will bring down curtains on her illustrious career on Saturday as he plays her final ODI against England at the Lord's Cricket Ground. It is fitting that Jhulan would be playing her final game in Lord's, as it is the second-best venue to be playing the final game after her home ground Eden Garden...

Farewell To Cricket: Indian Women Gear Up For Memorable Lord’s Dance For Legendary Jhulan Goswami

Jhulan Goswami, a name synonymous with 'fast bowling' in women's cricket, will walk into her cricketing sunset at the Lord's on Saturday and the Indian team will strive to make it a memorable swansong for her by completing a historic ODI series clean sweep on English soil, in London. Playing one game at Lord's is an ultimate dream for a cricketer. Scoring a hundred or taking a five-for is a different high but bidding adieu to the game following an illustrious career at the 'Mecca of Cricket' is only reserved for a few chosen ones.Sunil Gavaskar (although he played his last first-class game there) didn't get that opportunity. Neither did a Sachin Tendulkar or a Brian Lara or a Glenn McGrath got that opportunity to step down the stairs of the hallowed Long Room on their final playing d...