Free Press Journal
  • Eves hopes for change in fortune

    Mumbai : Easily beaten in the tournament opener by Australia, India will hope for a reversal in fortune when they take on England in the women’s T20 triangular series here today.

  • Jhulan back for T20’s

    New Delhi : Veteran seamer Jhulan Goswami was named in the Indian women’s team for the T20 tri-series involving Australia and England with Harmanpreet Kaur back as the leader. The tri-series will be played between March 22-31.

  • Indian women eye maiden double series win in SA

    Centurion : The Indian women’s cricket team would be aiming for quick recovery from a rare setback when it takes on South Africa in the fourth Twenty20 International, where a win would give the visitors an unbeatable series lead, here on Tuesday.

  • We are focused on winning a world title: Jhulan 

    Kolkata : Down with a heel injury, veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami on Thursday said winning a World Cup title remains her ultimate dream and the Indian team would first look to reach the semifinals at the women’s World T20 when it is held in November this year.

  • ICC Women’s Championship: Clinical India thrash South Africa by 88 runs in opening ODI

    Kimberly: Opener Smriti Mandhana’s superb fifty and the pace duo of Jhulan Goswami and Shikha Pandey combining for seven wickets, guided the Indian women’s team to a 88-run win over South Africa in the first of the three-match ODI rubber here on Monday. The win meant India picked up two points towards the ICC Women’s Championship in their first game.

  • Huma Qureshi meets Indian woman’s team captain Mithali Raj

    While cricket has been a religion in India, the sport has often been associated with only men in the country. However, slowly breaking myths and stereotypes, the Indian women’s cricket team is gaining fame and so is their captain Mithali Raj. In fact, Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi, who is a big fan of the sport, recently fulfilled her wish when she met the captain of the

  • ‘Change in bat size will impact cricket’

    New Delhi : Former India skipper Rahul Dravid has said that the ICC’s new Code of Laws related to the thickness of bats to be restricted will have an impact on the game of cricket.

  • After Dhoni, Tendulkar now a biopic on Jhulan

    Kolkata : Inspired by the success of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sachin Tendulkar’s biopics, world’s leading wicket taker in women’s ODI cricket, Jhulan Goswami’s life will now be portrayed on celluloid.

  • India A Eves to get more tours

    New Delhi : In an attempt to create a bigger feeder line for the women’s cricket team, the BCCI is planning to introduce more India A tours in near future.

  • Jhulan Goswami: After first two games I wanted the coach to drop me

    Kolkata: Indian women’s team fast bowler Jhulan Goswami today revealed that she was so upset with her performance in the first two matches of the Women’s World Cup, that she asked the coach Tushar Arothe to “drop” her. However, Arothe not only backed the lanky pacer from Bengal but also got full support from captain Mithali Raj, and eventually, Jhulan turned out to be instrumental in India’s runners-up finish at Lord’s last

  • India pacer Jhulan felicitated by employers Air India

    Kolkata : India pacer Jhulan Goswami was on Monday felicitated by her employers Air India following the Indian women cricket team’s impressive runner-up finish in the ICC World Cup in England.

  • Subrata Bhattacharya, Jhulan to be awarded on Mohun Bagan’s annual day ceremony

    Kolkata : City football giants Mohun Bagan will confer former club captain and coach Subrata Bhattacharya with the prestigious Mohun Bagan Ratna award while India’s Women’s cricket team veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami will bag a special award at the club’s annual day programme here on Saturday.

  • Pictures: PM Modi meets women’s cricket team, lauds them for their brilliant World Cup campaign

    It was a hectic day for the Indian women’s cricket team. First Mithali Raj and Co attended a reception at New Delhi, then the players committed to their media obligations. But the biggest occasion of the day was a scheduled meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi met the women’s cricket team after their return from a brilliant Women’s World Cup campaign. PM said he was happy to interact with the