Marital Status: Unmarried
Height: 5' 3"
Age: 28 Years
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 3”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 50 kg
in pounds- 110 lbs
|International Debut||ODI- 11 September 2018 against Sri Lanka at Galle, Sri Lanka
T20- 9 November 2018 against New Zealand at Providence
|Domestic/State Team||• Under-19 Tamil Nadu
• Under-19 South Zone
• Senior South Zone
• Senior Tamil Nadu
• Indian Railways
• Central Zone
• Gujarat Giants
|Bowling Style||Right-arm off-spin|
|Date of Birth||29 September 1994 (Thursday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||28 Years|
|Birthplace||Alwarthirunagar suburb of Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Hometown||Alwarthirunagar suburb of Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|School||Dr K K Nirmala Girls Higher Secondary School in Chennai|
|College/University||M.O.P Vaishnav College for Women in Chennai|
|Educational Qualifications||She holds a master's degree of arts in human resource management. Sportstar|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Her father was a district-level Kabaddi player. Her mother's name is Jayandhy Dayalan.
|Siblings||Her elder sister's name is Deepa Dayalan.|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Dayalan Hemalatha
- Dayalan Hemalatha is an Indian cricketer who has played many international matches for India and is regarded as one of the best openers in Tamil Nadu.
- She played kho kho, athletics, and volleyball during her childhood and played cricket occasionally with the boys in her neighbourhood.
- She started training in cricket formally at the MAC Spin Foundation under the coach Peter Fernandez at the age of seventeen.
- Her parents were not happy with her decision to become a professional cricketer; however, they started supporting her when got selected for the Under-19 Tamil Nadu team.
- She was selected for the under-19 Tamil Nadu team in 2011.
- She played for the Under-19 South Zone and South Zone in 2012.
- She played for the Tamil Nadu senior team till the 2019-20 season after which she started playing for Indian Railways in the 2020-21 season.
- She won three trophies in the 2022-23 season. She won Senior T20 Trophy as an Indian Railways player, Interzonal Trophy as a Central Zone player, and Challenger Trophy as an India-D player.
- She played in 5 matches in the 2018 T20 World Cup held in West Indies and made 21 runs at an average of 4.2 and took 5 wickets.
- She was part of the Indian squad which won the T20 Asia Cup 2022.
- She played in the Women’s T20 Challenge tournament in the 2019 and 2020 seasons for Trailblazers.
- Gujarat Giants signed her up for the inaugural season of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) in the February 2023 auction for Rs 30 lakhs.
- She is a close friend of an Indian player from Andhra Pradesh, Sabbhineni Meghana.