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Smriti Mandhana Height, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography

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Hometown: Sangli, Maharashtra
Height: 5' 4"
Age: 28 Years

Smriti Mandhana

Bio/Wiki
Full NameSmriti Shriniwas Mandhana
Nickname(s)Bebu (called by her parents), Mandy, Smithy
ProfessionCricketer (Batsman)
Physical Stats
Height (approx.)5' 8" (173 cm)
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutODI- On 10 April 2013 vs Bangladesh Women in Ahmedabad
Test- On 13 August 2014 vs England Women in Wormsley
T20- On 5 April 2013 vs Bangladesh Women in Vadodara
Jersey Number#18 (India women's national cricket team)
Smriti Mandhana India's jersey number
#18 (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
Smriti Mandhana RCB's jersey number 18
Domestic/State TeamFirst-Class
• Maharashtra women's cricket team

WPL
• Royal Challengers Bangalore

Others
• Brisbane Heat (WBBL)
• Hobart Hurricanes (WBBL)
• Western Storm
• IPL Trailblazers
• Southern Brave
• Sydney Thunder (WBBL)
Coach/MentorAnant Tambvekar
Batting StyleLeft hand Bat
Bowling StyleRight arm Medium
Favourite ShotFront foot cover drive
Records (main ones)• First Indian women cricketer to achieve a double ton in a One Day game. She had smashed 224 off just 150 balls against Gujarat in the West Zone under-19 tournament in October 2013
• First Indian female cricketer to score a century in both ODIs and Tests in Australia
• Second cricketer to win two ICC Women’s Cricketer of The Year (2018, 2021)
• First cricketer to score 10 consecutive 50-plus scores while chasing in ODI cricket
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Arjuna Award (2013)
• ICC Women's Cricketer of the Year (2018, 2021)
• BCCI Best International Women Cricketer award (2024)
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 July 1996 (Thursday)
Age (as of 2024) 28 Years
BirthplaceMumbai
Zodiac signCancer
Signature Smriti Mandhana signature
NationalityIndian
HometownSangli, Maharashtra
SchoolShardashram Vidyamandir International School, Mumbai
College/UniversityDeccan Education Society's Chintamanrao College of Commerce, Sangli, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationsB.Com
Religion/Religious ViewsHinduism
CasteMarwari
Food HabitEggetarian
HobbiesPlaying Mobile Games, Travelling, Listening Music
ControversiesControversial Runout
Smriti was involved in a heated argument during a women's T20 match between Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Smriti was on the non-striker's end when she was mankaded by the bowler KP Choudhary following which the altercation started between Smriti and Rajasthan players. [1]Hindustan Times
Social MediaInstagram
Facebook
Twitter
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsPalaash Muchhal
Smriti Mandhana with Palaash Muchhal
Family
ParentsFather- Shrinivas Mandhana (Former district-levrl Cricketer, Chemical distributor)
Mother- Smita Mandhana (Homemaker)
Smriti Mandhana with her parents
SiblingsBrother- Sharavan Mandhana (Former district-levrl Cricketer, Banker)
Smriti Mandhana with her brother
Favourites
CricketerKumar Sangakkara, Sachin Tendulkar
FootballerCristiano Ronaldo
FoodBhel puri, Aloo paratha, Meethi Bhel of Sangli,
ActorHrithik Roshan
FilmKaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000), 3 Idiots (2009)
Style Quotient
Car CollectionRange Rover Evoque, Hyundai Creta, Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire, Audi, BMW
Smriti Mandhana posing with her brand new Range Rover
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) [2]The Financial ExpressBCCI Contract: Rs. 50 Lakhs per year (Grade A contract) (as of 2023)

ODI fee: Rs. 6 lakh

T20I fee: Rs. 3 lakh

Test fee: Rs. 15 lakh

WPL fee: Rs 3.4 crore per season (as of 2024)
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 32 crore (as of 2024) [3]The Financial Express

Smriti Mandhana batting

Some Lesser Known Facts About Smriti Mandhana

  • She belongs to a family of cricketers. His father and brother played district-level cricket for Sangli. She made her mind to be a cricketer after watching her brother play at the Maharashtra state Under-16 tournaments. Shravan, her brother, still bowls her in the nets.
  • Mandhana was just 9 when she was selected to play for Maharashtra’s Under-15 team at district level.
  • Besides cricket, Smriti loves to watch football and tennis. Smriti is an avid fan of Cristiano Ronaldo.
  • Maharashtra’s Under-19 Cricket team picked her up in 2007 to play for them when she was just 11.
  • Smriti was 16 years old when she made her international debut in 2013 against Bangladesh.
  • Smriti scored a half-century on her test debut against England in 2014.
  • In September 2016, she became one of the first two Indians to be signed to play in the Women’s  Big Bash League after Brisbane Heat signed her up for the then edition of the tournament. Harmanpreet Kaur is the other one.
  • Smriti loves to play BGMI in her free time.
  • Smriti once said that she would have become a chef if she had not become a cricketer. She also owns a cafe in her hometown, Sangli, named SM 18 Sports Café opened in 2019.
  • In February 2019, Smriti scored the fastest T20I half-century by an Indian batter. She scored the half-century in 24 balls.
  • Smriti and Palash’s love story started when Palash proposed to Smriti in front of his sister and dedicated a romantic song to her.
  • Smriti accepted Palash’s proposal when he proposed to her in front of his sister and even dedicated a romantic song to her.
  • On 25 September 2018, the Government of India conferred Smriti Mandhana with the Arjuna Award.
  • Smriti took 49 innings to score 1000 runs in T20I cricket making her the 3rd quickest Indian to achieve this feat.
  • Smriti endorses various brands like SBI, The Leela, Hyundai, Dairy Milk, Maggi, Tata Tea Gold, Herbal Life, and A23 Rummy.
  • Smriti was India’s top scorer in the 2022 ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup with 327 runs from 7 matches.
  • Smriti was part of the India team that won silver medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.
  • In February 2023, Royal Challengers Bangalore bought her in the inaugural WPL auction for Rs. 3.4 crore, the highest bid for a player in that auction. [4]Mint
  • Smriti was the vice-captain of the India team that won the Gold medal at the Asian Games 2023 in Hangzhou.
  • Smriti guided her team Royal Challengers Bangalore to win the WPL title in 2024.

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