The first com­pre­hen­sive nar­ra­tive his­tory of women’s cricket in In­dia au­thored by award-win­ning sports jour­nal­ist Suprita Das.

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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.

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