Both India openers, Poonam Raut and Mithali Raj, hit half-centuries, India v West Indies, Women's World T20, Group B, Sylhet, April 1, 2014 © ICC

  • Jan 31, 2013

    Poonam Raut cuts on her way to 72 © AFP

  • Jan 31, 2013

    Poonam Raut and Thirush Kamini gave India a solid platform © AFP

  • Oct 31, 2012

    Poonam Raut reverse sweeps © Andy Campbell/UTPMEDIA

  • Sep 29, 2012

    Poonam Raut struck six fours in her half-century © ICC/Getty

  • Sep 22, 2012

    Poonam Raut © ICC/Getty

  • Jun 30, 2011

    Poonam Raut picks a gap on her way to a fifty © Getty Images

  • May 13, 2010

    Poonam Raut runs between the wickets during her innings of 44 © Getty Images

  • May 13, 2010

    Poonam Raut top-scored with 44 in India's innings © Getty Images

  • May 13, 2010

    Poonam Raut stood firm while early wickets fell around her © AFP

  • May 8, 2010

    Poonam Raut was Player of the Match © Getty Images

  • May 8, 2010

    Poonam Raut starred with a run-a-ball, unbeaten 54 © Getty Images

  • Mar 6, 2009

    Portrait of Punam Raut © Getty Images