Mithali Dorai Raj
(Indian Cricketer)

Mithali Raj
Nickname:Lady Sachin
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):163 cm
Weight (approx.):54 kg
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth:3rd December 1982
Age (as on 2018):35 years
Birth Place:Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Saggitarius
School:St. Johns School, Hyderabad
Keyes High School for girls, Secunderabad
Educational Qualifications:NA
Father:Dorai Raj (Indian Air Force)
Mother:Leela Raj (Former Cricketer)
Brother:Mithun Raj
Coach/Mentor:Atul Gaikwad
Address:Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:14th Jan 2002 vs England Women at Lucknow
ODI:26th Jun 1999 vs Ireland Women at Milton Keynes
T20:5th August 2006 vs England Women at Derby
Jersey Number:#3 (India)
Domestic/State Team:Air India Women, Asia Women XI, India Blue Women
Nature on field:Calm
Likes to play against:Australia Women
Favourite Shot:Straight Drive
  • Mithali holds the record for the second highest individual score in women test cricket history. She score 214 against English women in 2002.
  • She is the highest run-getter in the history of women cricket, she achieved this feat in July, 2017 eclipsing England’s Charloette Edwards as her tally was of 5992 runs.
  • Only women cricketer in the world to score 7 half-centuries on the trot in ODIs.
Career Turning Point:
  • Her ODI debut innings of 114 runs against Ireland at Milton Keynes.
Hobbies:Gymming, Dancing, Reading
Favourite Batsmen:Michael Clarke and Sachin Tendulkar
Favourite Bowlers:NA
Favourite Cricket Commentator:Nasser Hussain
Favourite Cricket Ground:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:Soan Papdi
Favourite Actors/ Actresses:Shahrukh Khan
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Book:Australia You Little Beauty: Inside Test Cricket’s Dream Team by Justin Langer and Rupert Wainwright
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite Destinations:NA
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:BMW, Ford
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Unmarried
Marriage Date:NA
Net Worth:$1 Million
Retainer Fee:
Test Fee:Rs. 1.5 lakh
ODI Fee:Rs. 1 lakh
T20 Fee:
IPL 11:
Lesser Known Facts
  • Smoking: NO
  • Drinking Alcohol: Yes
  • Mithali was born in Jodhpur, Rajasthan but she hails from a Tamil family.
  • Her hobby is dancing and it is still her first love but she had to leave it at the age of 8 years to turn his focus into cricket.
  • When she was just 17, she represented India Women in an ODI against Ireland Women.
  • She is a bookworm and loves reading.
  • Mithali has been honoured with Padma Shri in 2015 and Arjuna Award in 2003.