Punam Raut to lead India A series against Australia A

The national women's selection committee, on Thursday, announced a 15-member squad for the tournament.

While Punam (above) will lead the side, it also features Mona Mahram, Sushma Verma, Shikha Pandey and Rajeshwari Gayakwad.. (File Photo)   -  AP

Punam Raut will lead India A women's team, which takes on Australia A for a three-match One-Day series, starting at the Bandra Kurla Complex, here, from Monday.

The national women's selection committee, on Thursday, announced a 15-member squad for the tournament. While Punam will lead the side, it also features Mona Mahram, Sushma Verma, Shikha Pandey and Rajeshwari Gayakwad.

Australia A is visiting India for a three-match one-day and T20 series. India A squad for the T20 series will be announced later.

India A Women’s One-Day squad: Punam Raut (captain), Priya Punia, Devika Vaidya, Mona Meshram, Tanushree Sarkar, Sushma Verma (wicketkeeper), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Sushree Dibyadarshani, C. Prathyusha, Reemalaxmi Ekka, Shikha Pandey, Nethra L, Hemali Borwankar, Kavita Patil, Preeti Bose.

Fixtures

October 15: First One-dayer, October 17: Second One-dayer, October 19: Third One-dayer. Venue: Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai.