Jhulan Nishit Goswami
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November 25, 1982
India Women, Asia Women XI, Bengal Women, East Zone Women, India Green Women, Trailblazers
Jhulan Goswami is an Indian International Women’s cricketer, who has played for the Indian national women’s cricket team from 2002 to 2018. She is a bowling all-rounder and captained the national squad for a couple of years as well.
She is one of the most noted female cricketers of this country, who has maintained a well-balanced career average in both batting and bowling. She started playing professional cricket at the age of 15 and took training from Kolkata at the beginning of her career.
Her hard work as well as talent soon led her to the Bengal cricket team of the state and gradually to the national team too. In 2002, she made her international debut through an ODI and test debut after a few days later both against England. After this, she made her T20 debut in 2006 and became an integral part of the Indian national team ever since then. She is a second-fastest bowler in the history of cricket and the highest wicket-taker in Women’s cricket in the ODI format. After her retirement from the international cricket in 2018, she was appointed as a bowling consultant and a player-coach for the Indian Women’s National Cricket Team.
(as Compiled by Madhushree Das Ghosh)
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Debut Test Match: at K. D. Singh Babu Stadium Vs England on 14th of January in 2002
Last Test Match: at Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadeyar Ground Vs South Africa on 16th of November in 2015
Debut ODI Match: at Guru Nanak College Ground Vs England on 6th of January in 2002
Last ODI: at Wankhede Stadium Vs England on 28th of February in 2019
Debut T20I Match: at County Ground Stadium Vs England on 5th of August in 2006
Last T20I Match: at Kinrara Academy Oval Stadium Vs Bangladesh on 10th of June in 2018
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