Punam Ganesh Raut (born 14 October 1989), sometimes spelt Poonam Raut, is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Indian women's national team.[1]

Punam Raut
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Raut batting at the 2017 Women's Cricket World Cup
Personal information
Full name
Punam Ganesh Raut
Born (1989-10-14) 14 October 1989 (age 33)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleBatter
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 79)13 August 2014 v England
Last Test30 September 2021 v Australia
ODI debut (cap 92)19 March 2009 v West Indies
Last ODI27 June 2021 v England
ODI shirt no.14
T20I debut (cap 19)13 June 2009 v Pakistan
Last T20I2 April 2014 v Pakistan
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
Railways Women
2018–2020Trailblazers
Career statistics
Competition WTest ODI WT20I
Matches 4 73 35
Runs scored 264 2299 719
Batting average 44.00 34.83 27.65
100s/50s 1/0 3/15 0/4
Top score 130 109* 75
Balls bowled - 30 42
Wickets - 1 3
Bowling average - 4.00 9.66
5 wickets in innings - 0 0
10 wickets in match - 0 0
Best bowling - 1/4 3/12
Catches/stumpings 0/0 15/0 5/0
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 4 October 2021

CareerEdit

On 15 May 2017, in an ODI verses Ireland, Raut set a world record opening partnership of 320 runs with Deepti Sharma, contributing 109. This beat both the standing women's record of 229 (by Sarah Taylor and Caroline Atkins of England) and the standing men's record in ODIs of 286 (by Upul Tharanga and Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka).[2][3][4]

Poonam Raut was part of the Indian team to reach the final of the 2017 Women's Cricket World Cup where the team lost to England by nine runs.[5][6][7]

In May 2021, she was named in India's Test squad for their one-off match against the England women's cricket team.[8]

International centuriesEdit

Test centuriesEdit

Punam Raut's Test centuries[9]
# Runs Match Opponents City/Country Venue Year
1 130 2   South Africa   Mysore, India Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadeyar Ground 2014[10]

One Day International centuriesEdit

Punam Raut's One-Day International centuries[11]
# Runs Match Opponents City/Country Venue Year
1 109* 42   Ireland   Potchefstroom, South Africa Senwes Park 2017[12]
2 106 50   Australia   Bristol, England Bristol County Ground 2017[13]
3 104* 71   South Africa   Lucknow, India BRSABV Ekana Cricket Stadium 2021[14]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Punam Raut". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 17 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Deepti, Raut learned of records on WhatsApp". Cricinfo. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  3. ^ "8th Match: India Women v Ireland Women at Potchefstroom, May 15, 2017 | Cricket Scorecard | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  4. ^ "Records | Women's One-Day Internationals | Partnership records | Highest partnerships by wicket | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Live commentary: Final, ICC Women's World Cup at London, Jul 23", ESPNcricinfo, 23 July 2017.
  6. ^ World Cup Final, BBC Sport, 23 July 2017.
  7. ^ England v India: Women's World Cup final – live!, The Guardian, 23 July 2017.
  8. ^ "India's Senior Women squad for the only Test match, ODI & T20I series against England announced". Board of Control for Cricket in India. Retrieved 14 May 2021.
  9. ^ "All-round records | Women's Test matches | Cricinfo Statsguru | ESPNcricinfo.com – PG Raut". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.
  10. ^ "Full Scorecard of IND Women vs SA Women Only Test 2014/15 - Score Report | ESPNcricinfo.com". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.
  11. ^ "All-round records | Women's One-Day Internationals | Cricinfo Statsguru | ESPNcricinfo.com – PG Raut". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.
  12. ^ "Full Scorecard of IND Women vs Ire Women 8th Match 2017 - Score Report | ESPNcricinfo.com". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.
  13. ^ "Full Scorecard of IND Women vs AUS Women 23rd Match 2017 - Score Report | ESPNcricinfo.com". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.
  14. ^ "Full Scorecard of IND Women vs SA Women 4th ODI 2020/21 - Score Report | ESPNcricinfo.com". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 12 December 2021.

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