Harmanpreet Kaur was on Tuesday named captain of the Indian women’s team replacing seasoned Mithali Raj, for the limited-overs series against Bangladesh starting April 2 at home.
Opener Poonam Raut has been named as Harmanpreet’s deputy.
Indian eves will play three T20s and three ODIs against Bangladesh. The tour comes after their disastrous World Cup campaign in February at home.
Senior Indian batswomen and captain Mithali Raj has not been named in the 15-member squad chosen by the All-India Women’s Selection Committee.PTI