|Real Name||Jhulan Nishit Goswami|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (All-rounder)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 159 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-30-32|
|International 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
|Jersey Number||#25 (India)|
|Domestic/State Teams||Asia Women XI, Bengal Women, East Zone Women, India Green Women|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm medium fast|
|Batting Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Records/Achievements (main ones)||• As of January 2017, the best Women T20I bowling figures of Goswami are 5 wickets for just 11 runs in the 4 overs.
• She has, as of March 2017, a 10 wicket haul in the Test format under her belt.
|Career Turning Point||The high arm action and her pace along with the consistency in the domestic format made it possible for the lady to appear in the blue uniform.|
|Date of Birth||25 November 1982|
|Age (as in 2016)||34 Years|
|Birth Place||Nadia, West Bengal, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|Hometown||Nadia, West Bengal, India|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Family||Father- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
|Hobbies||Listening to music, Reading books|
|Favourite Actor||Aamir Khan|
|Favourite Singer||Kishore Kumar|
|Favourite Film||3 Idiots|
|Favourite Holiday Destination||London|
|Favourite Cricketers||Sachin Tendulkar, Glenn McGrath|
|Favourite Commentator||Sunil Gavaskar|
|Boys, Affair & More|
|Marital Status||Not Known|
|Children||Daughter- Not Known
Son- Not Known
Some Lesser Known Facts About Jhulan Goswami
- Does Jhulan Goswami smoke: Not Known
- Does Jhulan Goswami drink alcohol: Not Known
- 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 her mind to be a cricketer one day.
- She averaged below 22 in both Test and ODI format and was economical as well, for which, Jhulan received ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year award in 2007 from M.S. Dhoni.
- After Cathryn Fitzpatrick, Jhulan became the world’s fastest woman bowler. She has got the wrists to bowl consistently at about 120kph.
- To recognise outstanding achievement in National sports, she was honoured with Arjuna Award by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in 2010.
- 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.
- 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.