Jhulan Goswami Wiki, Biography, Husband, Marriage, Age, Height, Weight

Jhulan Goswami Wiki

Jhulan Nishit Goswami is an all-round cricketer. She was born on 25 November 1982 in Nadia, West Bengal, India. On 1 February 2009, she was appointed to lead the team for the upcoming world cup. She has a Test bowling average of less than 20. In the 2006–07 season she guided the Indian team to first test series win in England.

Jhulan also got M.A. Chidambaram trophy for Best Women Cricketer in 2011. In 2016 she is also first in ICC Bowling rankings. Jhulan Goswami is the leading wicket-taker (200) in the history of women ODI cricket.

In February 2018, against South Africa, she became the first bowler to take 200 wickets in WODIs. In April 2018, she had an Indian postage stamp issued in her honor.

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Jhulan Goswami Wiki, Biography, Husband, Marriage, Age, Height, Weight

Jhulan Goswami Biography

Real Name Jhulan Nishit Goswami
Nickname Babul, Gozzy
Profession Indian Cricketer
Height 5’11”
Weight 72 Kg
Hair Colour Black
Eye Colour Black
Date of Birth 25-Nov-82
Birth Place Nadia West Bengal
Nationality Indian
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Sagittarius
Hometown Nadia West Bengal, India
School Not Known
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Debut Test – 14 January 2002 Vs England Women in Lucknow

ODI – 6 January 2002 Vs England Women in Chennai

T20 5 August 2006 Vs England Women in Derby

Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known
Marital Status Not Known
Wife/Spouse Not Known
Children Not Known
Net Worth Not Known
Salary Not Known
Religion Hindu
  • She was volunteering as the ball-girl in the 1997 Women’s World Cup final match. Goswami was fascinated by such legend cricketers on the ground and made up her mind to be a cricketer one day.
  • Jhulan Goswami’s average is below 22 in both Test and ODI format.
  • She also received ICC Women’s cricketer of the year award in 2007 from M.S Dhoni.
  • She became world’s fastest woman bowler after the retirement of Cathryn Fitzpatrick.
  • She was honored with Arjuna Award by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in 2010.
  • As of March 2017, the most numbers of her wickets, 44 out of 177 in the ODI are against England Women team with the average of just 18.64.
  • The government of India in 2012, awarded the lady the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in recognition of her contribution to the sports.

Jhulan Goswami Wiki, Biography, Husband, Marriage, Age, Height, Weight

Jhulan Goswami Career Statistics

Competition WTest WODI WT20I
Matches 10 166 60
Runs scored 283 995 329
Batting average 25.72 13.81 11.17
100s/50s 0/2 0/1 0/0
Top score 69 57 37*
Balls bowled 1,972 7,925 1,037
Wickets 40 200 50
Bowling average 16.62 21.95 20.90
5 wickets in innings 3 2 1
10 wickets in match 1
Best bowling 5/25 6/31 5/11
Catches/stumpings 5/– 60/– 18/–


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