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The Lady of Sachin of Cricket, Mithali Raj is an Indian Cricketer and former Indian Captain of the women cricket team. She is famous for being the highest run-scorer in women’s international cricket and for this she is often attributed as ‘Lady Sachin.’
She is the recipient of awards and honors like Padma Shri, Arjuna Award, Wisden Indian Cricketer of the Year, and many more.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 3 December 1982, Mithali Raj has turned 38 years old in the year 2020. She has a perfect height which is 163 in centimeters and 5’4” in feet & inches. She seems as fit as fiddle with a weight of 54 kilograms and 119 lbs in pounds.
Her beauty is enhanced by her black eyes and black hair. As a Cricketer, she is very conscious about her health and maintains her figure with the measurement of 34 inches breast, 28 inches waist, and 33 inches hips.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Mithali Raj is 37 crore in INR.
Education / Family
Mithali was born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India, and raised up in Secunderabad, India, and belongs to a Hindu family. She is born to her father Dorai Raj who is an Airman (Warrant Officer) in the Indian Air Force and her mother Leela Raj who worked with the engineering instruments division of Lawrence and Mayo.
He has one brother Mithun Raj who is elder than her. She completed her schooling at Keyes High School for Girls in Secunderabad and Kasturba Gandhi Junior College for Women. Later she didn’t attend college to focus on her career in cricket.
|Real Name||Mithali Dorai Raj|
|Birth Place||Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India|
|Date Of Birth||3 December 1982|
|Height||In centimeters – 163 cm
In feet inches –5’4”
|Weight||In Kilograms- 54 kg
In Pounds- 119 lbs
|School||• Keyes High School For Girls, Secunderabad
• Kasturba Gandhi Junior College for Women in West Marredpally (Secunderabad)
|College||Did Not Attend|
|Home Town||Secunderabad, India|
|International Debut||ODI – 26 June 1999 vs Ireland
Test – 14 January 2002 vs England
T20 – 5 August 2006 vs England
|Fathers Name||Dorai Raj (Airman (Warrant Officer) in the Indian Air Force; thereafter, worked at Andhra Bank)|
|Mothers Name||Leela Raj (worked with the engineering instruments division of Lawrence and Mayo)|
|Brothers||Mithun Raj (elder)
Career / Fashion And Style
Talking about her career, she has a bright future in cricket as she is attributed a Lady Sachin. Currently, she is the highest run-scorer in Women International Cricket. She made her International debut in ODI on 26 June 1999 against Ireland where she scored unbeaten 114 runs. In 2019, she took retirement from T20I to focus on the 2021 one-day World Cup.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More
Here we are providing you a list of her favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan|
|Favorite Actress||Priyanka Chopra|
|Favorite Musical Instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite Dance Form(s)||Bharata Natyam|
|Favorite Cricketers||Michael Clarke, Sachin Tendulkar|
|Favorite Food||Thick curds-rice|
|Favorite Book||The Essential Rumi by Coleman Barks|
Some Interesting Facts About Mithali Raj
- She is the first player to captain most matches for India in ODI and T20I.
- She was named as one of the players in the ICC Women’s ODI Team of the Year in 2017.
- She scored 114 runs on her International debut.
- In the domestic competition, she played for railways.
- She is the first women player to play in 200 ODI games.