What a splendid performance by one of the best bowlers from the Indian women’s cricket team in the Final’s of the ICC Women’s World Cup, 2017, Jhulan Goswami has already bowled two maiden overs. The finals are held at Lord’s Stadium in London, England and started at 03:00 pm IST. Jhulan has been at her best throughout the tournament. Here are some interesting facts about her in Jhulan Goswami’s wiki.
Jhulan Goswami, age 34 was born on November 35, 1982, in Nadia, West Bengal
Jhulan hails from a middle-class family in Nadia, West Bengal. She has been playing cricket from the age of 15. She did not have enough facilities to get well-trained in cricket in her hometown, so she moved to Kolkata. Jhulan Goswami height 5’11’’ is one of the tallest players on the team.
She is an all-rounder
Jhulan is a Right-arm batsman and a right-arm, medium fast bowler. Jhulan plays the role of an all-rounder in the Indian cricket team as well as for her family. Her parents wanted her to complete her education and not divert her mind towards cricket. She managed her cricket practice as well as her education.
Jhulan made her India debut in a one-day International in 2002.
Jhulan was only 19 when she started playing for the country. Her International test debut was on January 14, 2002, in a match against England.
Jhulan was the captain of the women’s cricket team from 2008 to 2011
Goswami led the Indian team in 25 ODI’s. She is the fourth woman to reach 100 wickets in ODIs at the Asia Cup. Jhulan was awarded the Arjun Award in 2010. She is the second Indian women cricketer to win the Padma Shri. Jhulan has taken a total of 40 wickets in 10 Test matches. She has a record of 271 wickets in 223 matches. The highest wicket taker in WODIs Jhulan beat Australian cricketer Cathryn Fitzpatrick’s record of 180 wickets.
Jhulan Goswami became the leading wicket-taker in ODIs in May 2017
Goswami took her 181st wicket against South Africa at PUK Oval, Potchefstroom, and became the leading wicket-taker in ODIs in May 2017. Jhulan won the ICC Women’s Player of the Year in 2007.
Here are some of Jhulan Goswami’s photos
People are searching to find-out about Jhulan’s marriage. I am sorry to inform all those fan’s that there is nothing available about Jhulan Goswami’s Husband.
Stay-tuned to find out more about Jhulan’s performance in the Finals.