Reema replaces Gouhar in Indian squad

Updated: September 25, 2012, 8:23 PM IST
Reema replaces Gouhar in Indian squad

Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Reema Malhotra replaced Gouhar Sultana in the Indian squad for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 cricket tournament that starts in Galle on Wednesday.

Gouhar is suffering from a viral fever and will be unable to compete in the event.

Malhotra, 31, is a right-hand batter and leg break spinner from Delhi while Gouhar is a slow left arm orthodox spinner.

The squad: Mithali Raj (captain), Harmanpreet Kaur, Sulakshana Naik, Jhulan Goswami, Amita Sharma, Shubhalaxmi Sharma, Archana Das, Ekta Bisht, Reema Malhotra, Niranjana Nagarajan, Mona Meshram, Poonam Raut, Anuja Patil, Rasnara Pawin.

First Published: September 25, 2012, 8:23 PM IST

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