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Full name Arati Vaidya
Born July 2, 1970, Pune, Maharashtra
Current age 44 years 170 days
Major teams Maharashtra, West Zone Women
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|Test debut||New Zealand Women v India Women at Nelson, Feb 7-10, 1995 scorecard|
|Last Test||England Women v India Women at Shenley, Jul 15-18, 1999 scorecard|
|ODI debut||New Zealand Women v India Women at Christchurch, Feb 12, 1995 scorecard|
|Last ODI||India Women v England Women at Delhi, Nov 11, 1995 scorecard|
One of the elder members of the West Zone side, Arati Vaidya has opened for India in the past. Having made two trips abroad - one to England and the other to New Zealand representing the Indian team, Arati has now been picked as part of the probables list for the forthcoming CricInfo Women's World Cup in New Zealand. A compact left hander, Arati will turn 30 in July has had some fitness trouble in the recent past. Based in Mumbai right now, she plays her cricket for West Zone. In the past she has played for other teams including North Zone. Arati rolls her arm over bowling off spinners very occasionally and can can be spotted fielding inside the 30 yard circle.
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