|Real Name||Punam Ganesh Raut
|Profession||Indian Women Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 155 cm
in meters- 1.55 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 1"
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 55 kg
in Pounds- 121 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||33-27-33|
|International Debut||Test- 13 August 2014 vs England Women in Wormsley
ODI- 19 March 2009 vs West Indies Women in Sydney
T20- 13 June 2009 vs Pakistan Women in Taunton
|Jersey Number||#14 (India)|
|Domestic/State Teams||India Green Women, Mumbai Women, West Zone Women|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm off-break|
|Batting Style||Right-hand bat|
|Records/Achievements (main ones)||• She had scored 840 runs in 16 matches of the 2012-13 domestic season at an average of more than 150. Those huge numbers included 8 half centuries and 2 centuries.
• In the 2016-17 One-day domestic season, she had scored a total of 123 runs in 4 matches which included an unbeaten 102 against Delhi. Her remarkable innings resulted in her team, Railways, regaining the domestic title.
• In an ODI match against Ireland in May 2017, Raut along with Deepti Sharma constructed a 320-run partnership. This partnership broke both the standing women's record of 229 (by Sarah Taylor and Caroline Atkins of England) and the standing men's record in One Day International of 286 (by Upul Tharanga and Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka).
|Career Turning Point||Her astonishing performance at the 2012-13 domestic season at a Bradmanesque average of 150.88 helped her to an early call-up into the national squad.|
|Date of Birth||14 October 1989|
|Age (as in 2016)||27 Years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Suvidyalaya School, Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|College/ University||Khalsa College, New Delhi|
|Family||Father- Ganesh Raut
Mother- Geeta Raut
Brother- Vipul Raut
Sister- Shrutika Ghadi Pevekar
|Favourite Cricketers||Sachin Tendulkar, Ajinkya Rahane, Mithali Raj|
|Boys, Affair & More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Punam Raut
- Does Punam Raut smoke: Not Known
- Does Punam Raut drink alcohol: Not Known
- It was her father’s dream to be a cricketer one day. He, however, could not pursue his passion. Raut gave her father the feeling that she has the will to live his dream, and then Indian Women Cricket saw a calm yet aggressive opener.
- Just like her idol Sachin Tendulkar, she believes in answering her opposition with her bat.
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