HOT OFF THE PRESS
The first comprehensive narrative history of women’s cricket in India authored by award-winning sports journalist Suprita Das.
women’s cricket in India has made it this far, and has managed to produce the world’s highest run-getter and the world’s highest wicket-taker, among others, with little or nothing of an ecosystem for the most part of its journey, is tremendous. We hope the stories of these amazing and gritty women that we’ve attempted to capture in this book inspire many children to chase their dreams, and makethe stakeholders of the sport realize that the potential in women’s cricket is truly unlimited.’ Free Hit will be published under Harper Sport, a dedicated imprint for sports books by HarperCollins. Some of the most exciting books on sport and by sportspersons, namely Abhinav Bindra (A Shot at History), Mary Kom (Unbreakable), Sania Mirza (Ace Against Odds), Sanjay Manjrekar (Imperfect), Ricky Ponting (At Close of Play), Shoaib Akhtar (Controversially Yours) have been published under Harper Sport.