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Mithali Raj (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Biography & More

Mithali Raj
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Bio
Real NameMithali Dorai Raj
NicknameLady Sachin
ProfessionIndian Women Cricketer (Batsman)
Flag of India
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.)34-28-33
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest- 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/MentorNot Known
Jersey Number #3 (India)
Domestic/State TeamsAir India Women, Asia Women XI, India Blue Women, India Women
Bowling StyleLegbreak
Batting StyleRight-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 PointHer unbeaten knock of 114 runs on her ODI debut in 1999 against Ireland at Milton Keynes.
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 December 1982
Age (as in 2016)34 Years
Birth PlaceJodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownHyderabad, India
SchoolSt. Johns School, Hyderabad
Keyes High School For Girls, Secunderabad
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
FamilyFather- Dorai Raj (Indian Air Force)
Mother- Leela Raj (Former Cricketer)
Mithali Raj with her parents
Brother- Mithun Raj
Sister- N/A
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesGymming, dancing, reading
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketerMichael Clarke
Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite CommentatorNasser Hussain
Favourite BookAustralia You Little* Beauty: Inside Test Cricket's Dream Team by Justin Langer and Rupert Wainwright
Australia You Little Beauty Inside Test Crickets Dream Team by Justin Langer and Rupert Wainwright
Favourite FoodSoan Papdi
Boys, Affair & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
HusbandN/A

Mithali Raj

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Mithali Raj

  • Does Mithali Raj smoke?: No
  • Does Mithali Raj drink alcohol?: Yes
  • 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 is an avid reader.
  • She has been honoured with the prestigious Arjuna Award (2003) and Padma Shri (2015). Mithali Raj receiving Padma Shri
  • She was the first women to win the Wisden Indian Cricketer of the year in 2015.
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