Bhubaneswar: Women’s cricket in Odisha received a berth in the National Cricket Squad as Odisha’s opener Madhuri Meheta of Bolangir was selected by the National Selected Committee from the 20 probables for India’s tour of West Indies, in February-March 2012.

A right-hand opening batsman and a right-arm medium pace bowler, Madhuri will be Odisha’s first international woman cricketer if she finds place in the final squad.