Thatscricket - Women's - News - Rolton set to cross double milestone in One-dayers
Published: Thursday, June 28, 2001, 23:53 [IST]
Bangalore: After mauling England in the first Test, the Australians look to be in a threatening mood and are all set to take on the hosts in the first One-day International beginning at Derby on Friday.Some of the Southern Stars are set to cross major milestones during the three-match One-day series. Karen Rolton requires just one game to reach the landmark of 50 ODIs for Australia, while Julia Price is currently on 48 ODIs. Rolton and Price will become the 5th and 6th players to respectively do so behind Belinda Clark, Zoe Goss, Joanne Broadbent and Cathryn Fitzpatrick. Rolton needs 82 runs to become the 3rd Australian to reach 1,500 ODI runs behind Clark and Lisa Keightley. Fitzpatrick needs two wickets to move past Lyn Fullston into second place on the leading Australian ODI wicket takers list behind Charmaine Mason.The first One-dayer is scheduled to take place at Derby - Australia played there in 1998 in the 2nd match of the five -match series and defeated England by 64 runs (Australia scored 204 for six and bowled out England for 140).