Indian Women cricket team beaten Pakistan in ICC Women’s World Cup 2017. (Source: Twitter)

Mithali Raj, the captain of Indian women’s cricket team and India’s very own ‘Lady Sachin Tendulkar’ is ‘talk of the town’ these days because of her marvellous performance in ongoing women’s cricket world cup. The women’s team, under her captaincy had disposed of New Zealand and made its position in the semi-finals against Australia (six-time champion) on Thursday in Derby.

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With her recent 774 rating points, Mithali becomes the highest run scorer in ODI. It’s not only her performance on the ground, but her ‘cool’ attitude from dressing room to the field that helped the team to won the matches. So, what’s the secret to her calm mind?

Bengaluru: India’s Women Cricket team’s skipper Mithali Raj at a practice session ahead of the Women’s World T20 match at Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru. – Photocredit by

Its reading. Yes, you heard right! Mithali loves reading books, which gives peace to her mind and relaxes her so that she doesn’t get jitters on the ground while playing, as reported to DailyO.

So, guys be ready for the new era of cricket where female players will equally rule the ground like males!