Shafali Verma Biography,Age,Height,Weight,Caste,T20 Rankings & More
Shafali Verma is an Indian Cricketer who is just 16 years old,idolizing the God of cricket Sachin Tendulkar she started her career in cricketer,comes from a town where girls are stared when they go for outdoor games,Shafai has stand out herself different than others and inspired other girls to take up sports like cricket as a career,Let us know Shafali Verma Biography,Age,Height,Weight,Caste,T20 Rankings & More :-
Quick Stats :-
8th July 1972
Former Indian Cricketer
Behala (Calcutta Earlier),West Bengal,Kolkata
Personal Info :-
Date of Birth
Acting,Comedy and Writing
42 (as of 2020)
Zodiac sign/Sun Sign
St. Michael's Convent School O Levels,and studied from Karachi Grammar School to complete his A Levels.
Grinnell College in USA,Grinnell (1997-2001)
2)The West Bengal's government awarded the Banga Bibhushan Award to Ganguly in 2013.
Majored in computer science and philosophy
He confessed to have a Tattoo on his body but he didn't reveal at which part.
Gyming,Video Games and Writing
Cadbury whole milk with hazelnuts and Any bar containing raisins
Some Interesting Facts about Shafali Verma Biography :-
Hails from Rohtak Gurgaon,where girls are not allowed to play,Shafai owes the whole credit for her cricketing career to her father.
When she was not too young,she used to get trained by her father in her home and later his father helped her to practice with senior players.
It was dream come true for the little girl when Sachin played a Ranji Trophy match in Rohtak in 2013 and she accompanied her father in stadium to watch Sachin innings,which inspired him so much,that she decided to take up this sports as hobbies and aspired to play for Indian one day.
During her chilhood,she used to go to play cricket in boys get up and that is the reason her father got her hairs short.
She was so much into cricket that once her brother Sahil Verma couldn’t take part in U-12 tournament, she went in place of her brother dressed up like him,and won Man of The Match and Man of the Tournament.
Fulfilling her Father’s Dream to Becoming No.1 Batswomen In ICC WT20I Rankings :-
Stepping up her father’s dream Sanjeev Verma who also wanted to be a cricketer during his young age,Sanjeev used to take Shafali along with him in grounds and give her Rs 5 as a reward for every six she hits.
Youngest Indian women player to play for India,broke the record of Sachin Tendulkar of 30 years by hitting half century against West Indies in St.Lucia and scored 73 runs off 49 runs.
Started playing cricket in 2014 when she was just 8 years old.
Used to get trained under Ashwani Kumar and Sanjay Budhvar in Shri Ram Narayan Cricket Club in Anand Vihar Rohtak with boys.
After Joining Rohtak Ram Narayan Cricket Club in 2016,it didn’t take shafali too long to impress the coach Ashwani Kumar to promoter her in Elite Group where she practiced with U-19 and U-23 Ranji Players such was the caliber of young girl.
Seeing her performance,she had appointed as Haryana Women’s U-19 Cricket Team Captain.
Became the Youngest women cricketer to play for Indian at the age of 15 years 239 days on 24th September 2019 against South Africa,Surat.
Came in limelight when she scored 128 off 56 balls against Nagaland in 2018-19 series.
Recently Shafali Verma with the likes of Suzie Bates and Beth Mooney,became the No.1 in WT20I Ranking in just 18 T20I matches.