India cricket superstar Mithali Raj became only the 4th cricketer and the 1st in women’s cricket to complete 20 years in international cricket.
Mithali Raj has completed 20 years and 105 days in the highest form of cricket. Notably, Mithali had played her 1st-ever ODI for India in June, 1999 against Ireland. She lead India in her 205th ODI on Wednesday against South Africa at the Reliance Stadium in Vadodara.
Sachin Tendulkar (22 years and 91 days), Sanath Jayasuriya (21 years and 184 days) and Javed Miandad (20 years and 272 days) have had longer careers (in terms of number of years played) in international cricket.