Smriti Mandhana is one of the successful Indian Cricket players who plays for the Indian Women Cricket Team. She is a left-hand player, with that, she represented for Indian women cricket team in international formats. Smriti Mandhana did her debut against Bangladesh in 2013 and she represented India in all formats.
Smriti was born on 18 July 1996 in Mumbai to Smita and Shrinivas Mandhana. At the age of 2, her family moved to Madhavnagar, Sangli in Maharashtra, where she completed her schooling. Both her father and brother, Shravan,
played cricket at the district-level, for Sangli and She was inspired to take up cricket after watching her brother play at the Maharashtra state Under-16s tournaments. At the age of nine, she was selected in Maharashtra’s Under-15 team. At eleven, she was picked for the Maharashtra Under-19s team.
Her father is Shrinivas Mandhana and her mother is Smita Mandhana. Smriti’s father is a chemical distributor by profession and is one of the support systems for her cricketing career. He takes care of her workout and daily
practice. Her mother has taken up the responsibility of her daily diet and attire. She also has a brother named Shravan Mandhana, who has also played cricket till the district level.
Career In Domestic Cricket: In 2013, Mandhana’s first breakthrough came when she became the first Indian Woman to achieve double- hundred in a one-day game. She playing for Maharashtra against Gujarat and scored an unbeaten 224 off 150 balls in the West Zone Under-19 Tournament, at the Alembic Cricket Ground in Vadodara.
She has taken so many this kind of achievement. In 2016, Women’s Challenger Trophy, Mandhana made three half-centuries for India Red in as many games. And through her that performance, she became a part of the winning team against Team blue.
Mandhana was signed up for a one-year deal with Brisbane Heat for the Women’s Big Bash League in September 2016 and along with Harmanpreet Kaur. And they became one of the first two Indians to be signed up for the League.
Career In International Cricket: In August 2014, Smita made her international career debut against England at Wormsley Park. She helped her team win the match by scoring 22 and 51 in her first and second innings, respectively; in the latter innings, she shared in an opening-wicket partnership of 76 runs with Thirush Kamini, chasing 182.
In March 2018, she scored the fastest fifty for India in a Women’s Twenty 20 International fixture, taking 30 balls to reach a half-century against Australia women in the 2017–18 India women’s Tri-Nation Series.
Smriti Mandhana Age 22 Years Old, Height 5 Feet 4 Inches (163 cm) and Weight 55 Kg (120 lbs). Smriti Mandhana Shoe Size 8 (US) and Dress Size 4 (US). Her Hair Color is Black and Eye Color is Black Also.
Some Amazing Facts:
- First Indian Woman to achieve double- hundred in a one-day game.
- Smriti is One of the First Players to be Signed Who are Signed for Brisbane Heat in the Women’s Big Bash League.
- Smriti was the Only Indian Player in the ICC Women’s Team of the Year 2016.
|Smriti Mandhana Wiki & Biography|
|Real Name||Smriti Shriniwas Mandhana|
|Profession||Indian Women Cricketer (Batsman)|
|Date of Birth||18 July 1996|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Cancer|
|Height, Weight & Body Measurements|
|Height in Centimeters||163 cm|
|Height in meters||1.63 m|
|Height in Inches||5’ 4”|
|Weight in Kilograms||55 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||121 lbs|
|International Debut||ODI- 10 April 2013 vs Bangladesh Women in Ahmedabad|
Test- 13 August 2014 vs England Women in Wormsley
T20- 5 April 2013 vs Bangladesh Women in Vadodra
|Career Turning Point||In order to utilize her heroic batting style and huge numbers in the domestic cricket, the selectors named her to the international squad in April 2013.|
|Domestic/State Team||Brisbane Heat Women|
|Jersey Number||#18 (India)|
|Records||• While playing against Gujarat in October 2013, Mandhana became first Indian women cricketer to achieve a double ton in a One Day game. She had smashed 224 off just 150 balls in the West Zone under-19 tournament.|
• With 3 centuries in as many matches and a total of 192 runs in the Women's Challenger Trophy 2016, she stood as the highest run-scorer of the tournament.
|Bowling Style||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Batting Style||Left-hand bat|
|Family and Relatives|
|Father||Shrinivas Mandhana (Former district-levrl Cricketer)|
|Brother||Sharavan Mandhana (Former district-levrl Cricketer)|
|Affairs, Boyfriends and Marital Status|
|Education and School, College|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|College/ University||Not Known|
|Favorites Things and Like & Dislike|
|Favorite Cricketer||Sachin Tendulkar|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Contact Address||Not Known|
|House Address||Not Known|
|Phone Number||Not Known|
|Email Id||Not Known|