Mithali Raj (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Biography – Hello, guy’s in this post I am telling you some secret information about Indian women cricketer or captain Mithali Raj. We will talk about Mithali Raj Height, Weight, Age, Family, Husband, Affairs, Biography etc below into the article.
Mithali Raj was born on 3 December 1982 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. She starts playing 26 June 1999 in Indian women cricket team and She is the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket and the only female cricketer to surpass the 6,000 run mark in ODIs also She is the first player to score 7 consecutive 50s in ODIs.
Raj made her test debut in the 2001-02 season against South Africa at Lucknow. On 17 August 2002, Mithali at the age of 19 and in her third Test, she broke Karen Rolton’s record of world’s highest individual Test score of 209*, scoring a new high of 214 against England in the second and final Test at County Ground, Taunton.
Mithali Raj Family Background – She is from Jodhpur, Rajasthan but brought up in Tamilnadu and her mother tongue is Tamil. Her father is Dorai Raj, who was an Airman in the Indian Air Force, and mother is Leela Raj. She has an elder brother Mithun Raj.
|Real Name||Mithali Dorai Raj|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 163 cm in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5’4”
|Weight||in Kilograms-54 kg in Pounds- 119 lbs|
|International Debut||Test- 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
|Jersey Number||#3 (India)|
|Domestic/State Teams||Air India Women, Asia Women XI, India Blue Women, India Women|
|Batting Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Career Turning Point||Her unbeaten knock of 114 runs on her ODI debut in 1999 against Ireland at Milton Keynes.|
|Date of Birth||3 December 1982|
|Age(as in 2017)||35 Years|
|Birth Place||Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|School||St. Johns School, Hyderabad|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Father||-Dorai Raj (Indian Air Force)|
|Mother||-Leela Raj (Former Cricketer)|
|Brother||- Mithun Raj|
|Hobbies||Gymming, dancing, reading|
|Favourite Book||Australia You Little* Beauty: Inside Test Cricket's Dream Team by Justin Langer and Rupert Wainwright|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
Some Unknown Facts About Mithali Raj
1.) Does She smoke: No
2.) Does she drink alcohol: Not Known
3.) Raj is the first player to score 7 consecutive 50s in ODIs.
4.) Raj is the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket and the only female cricketer to surpass the 6,000 run mark in ODIs.
5.) Raj most matches captained player for India in ODI and T20I.
6.) In 2013, She starred as the No.1 Cricketer in the ODI chart among women.
7.) Raj scored 100s: 5 and 50s: 40 with the best bowling of 3/4 in ODI’s.
8.) She scored 100s: 1 and 50s: 4 in Test cricket.
9.) She is also the 1st Indian & 5th woman cricketer overall to score over 1,000 World Cup runs.
10.) Raj is a recipient of the Arjuna award for the year 2003.
2003 – Arjuna Award, by the Government of India in recognition of her achievement in sports.
2015 – Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian award.