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Biography:

Real Name Mithali Dorai Raj
Nickname Lady Sachin
Profession Indian Women Cricketer (Batsman)

Physical Stats & More:

Height (approx.) in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 54 kg
in Pounds- 119 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 33-27-33
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Career: – Cricket

International Debut Test– 14 January 2002 vs England Women at Lucknow
ODI– 26 June 1999 vs Ireland Women at Milton Keynes
T20– 5 August 2006 vs England Women at Derby
Coach/Mentor Not Known
Jersey Number #3 (India)
Domestic/State Teams Air India Women, Asia Women XI, India Blue Women, India Women
Bowling Style Legbreak
Batting Style Right-hand bat
Records/Achievements (main ones) • Holds the record for the 2nd highest score in women’s Test cricket, with 214 runs against England in the second and final Tests at Taunton in 2002.
• The first women cricketer to score 7 consecutive half-centuries in ODI’s. Overall, Javed Miandad is the only player ahead of her, with 9 consecutive 50+ scores.
• In July 2017, she surpassed England’s Charlotte Edwards (5992 runs) to become the highest run scorer in Women’s ODIs.
Career Turning Point Her unbeaten knock of 114 runs on her ODI debut in 1999 against Ireland at Milton Keynes.

Personal Life:

Date of Birth 3 December 1982
Age (as in 2018) 36 Years
Birth Place Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad, India
School St. Johns School, Hyderabad
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Family Father– Dorai Raj (Indian Air Force)
Mother– Leela Raj (Former Cricketer)

Brother– Mithun Raj
Sister– N/A
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Gymming, dancing, reading

Favorite Things:

Favourite Book Australia You Little* Beauty: Inside Test Cricket’s Dream Team by Justin Langer and Rupert Wainwright

Bos, Affairs, and More:

Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Husband N/A

Some Lesser Known Facts About Mithali Raj:

  • Does Mithali Raj smoke?: No, she doesn’t smoke
  • Does Mithali Raj drink alcohol?: Yes, she consumes alcohol
  • Mithali belongs to a Tamil family background.
  • Her first love was dance, but she quit it at the age of 8 and chose cricket over it.
  • She made her debut for India Women team at the age of 17.
  • She has been honored with the prestigious Arjuna Award (2003) and Padma Shri (2015).
  • She was the first women to win the Wisden Indian Cricketer of the year in 2015.

 

 

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