Simran Shaikh Height, Age, Family, Biography & More

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Height: 5’ 8”
Father: Jahid Ali Shaikh
Marital Status: Unmarried


Simran Shaikh

Nickname(s)Rocket [1]Mid-Day
ProfessionCricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 50 kg
in pounds- 110 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Domestic/State Team• Mumbai Under-19
• Mumbai Senior
• West Zone
• Mumbai Thunders
• India C
• UP Warriors
Coach/Mentor• Ajay Yadav
Simran Shaikh's coach, Ajay Yadav
• Sanjay Gaitonde
Batting StyleRight handed batting
Personal Life
Date of BirthSource 1: 12 January 2002 (Saturday) [2]NDTV
Source 2: 1 December 2002 (Sunday) [3]Cricbuzz
Age (as of 2022)• Source 1: 21 Years
• Source 2: 20 Years
BirthplaceAzad Nagar in Dharavi, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac signSource 1: Sagittarius
Source 2: Capricorn
HometownGonda, Uttar Pradesh, India
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Jahid Ali Shaikh
Mother- Akhtari Bano
SiblingsShe is third among 7 siblings. She has 3 sisters and 3 brothers.

Simran Shaikh

Some Lesser Known Facts About Simran Shaikh

  • Simran Shaikh is an Indian cricketer who has played many matches in domestic cricket. She is considered one of the best young batsmen in Mumbai.
  • She grew up playing cricket with the boys in her neighbourhood and later started playing in tennis ball tournaments.
  • At the age of 15, she started training at Rumde Cricket Academy, Cross Maidan and also played at United Club.
  • She participated in the trial camp at Shivaji Park and was chosen for the Mumbai under-19 team.
  • Based on her good performances in the Mumbai under-19 team, she was later selected for the Mumbai senior team.
  • She played for the West Zone team in the 2022-23 Senior Women’s Inter-Zonal T20 Tournament, and in a match against Northeast Zone, she made 30 runs off 24 balls.
  • She played for Mumbai Thunders in the 2022-23 President’s Cup T20 women’s league, and in a match against Mumbai Warriors, she made 74 runs off 54 balls.

    Simran Shaikh after winning President's Cup T20 women's league

    Simran Shaikh after winning President’s Cup T20 women’s league

  • In the 2022-23 Senior Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy, she played for India C and scored 97 runs off 86 balls in a match against Rajasthan.

    Simran Shaikh (sitting, extreme right) with India C team members

    Simran Shaikh (sitting, extreme right) with India C team members

  • She was auctioned off to UP Warriors for the base price of Rs10 lakhs in the 2023 auction of the Women’s Premier League (WPL).
  • She is regarded as a very athletic fielder who is known for brilliant fielding and accurate throws.