Smriti Mandhana is an Indian cricketer part of Indian Women’s Cricket team. She is popular for aggressive batting and fielding. Apart from that, she is also a part time bowler. She has represented India in T20s, ODIs and Test matches. In 2018, she won the Arjuna Award too. She has been crossing huge batting records with a high strike rate. With a huge fan base, she is also a social media influencer. Her full name is Smriti Shriniwas Mandhana.
Biography and Educational Qualifications
Born in Mumbai, she loved cricket. She was 9 years old when she played for Maharashtra’s Under 15 District team. Her training was from her father and brother. Later, she played for Maharashtra’s Under 19 District team. With impressive batting, she was selected to the Indian Women’s team. She started scoring huge in a few matches and broke many records.
In a short time, she made big scores with high strike rates. She was part of all the three formats of cricket for the team. She has played for Trailblazers, Western Storm and Brisbane Heat etc. at a global level. After huge performances everywhere, she became a globally popular star in cricket. Smriti Mandhana is also titled National Crush.
Family, Parents, Boyfriend
She was born in a Hindu family. Her father is Shriniwas Mandhana and mother is Smitha Mandhana. Shravan Mandhana is her brother. Smriti Mandhana is single and unmarried.
Age, Height, Weight
She was born on 18 July 1996. Smriti Mandhana’s age is 25 years as of 2021. Her height is 5 feet and 4 inches and weight is 55 kgs. She has black eyes and black hair.
Her debut was against the England Women’s Cricket team in 2014. Smriti received the Arjuna Award in 2018. She was one of the first two Indian players to be signed to play in the Women’s Big Bash League. Her international cricket journey started in 2013. She scored the fastest fifty in 2019 against New Zealand in Women’s T20I’s. In 2019, she has also won the International Woman Cricketer of the Year awards at the CEAT International Cricket Awards. Currently, she is a leading player of Indian Women’s team. With more than 6 Million followers, she is an Instagram influencer.
All Achievements List
- Arjuna Award (2018)
- ICC Women’s ODI player of the year (2018)
Statistics of T20s: Smriti Mandhana has scored 1,716 runs in 75 matches.
Statistics of ODIs: She has scored 2,025 runs in 51 matches.