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| On Updated : Jul 30, 2019 4:02 PM IST

Deepti Sharma (Indian Women Cricketer) Boyfriend, Records, Controversies, Age, Coach, Weight, Height and More

A 9-year-old girl from Sharanpur Uttar Pradesh started playing cricket with his brother Sumit where she was spotted by Indian women's team selector Hemlata Kala who asked Sumit “Who is the girl in the boy-cut hairdo?” When he confirmed her at that time she said: “This kid will represent India one day” and years later her words turned out to be true. Now, she made history of highest partnership with Punam Raut by scoring 320 runs. Moreover, she is the third-highest individual who scored 188 runs in the woman cricket in an ODI.

Name: Deepti Sharma

Nickname: NA

Role: All-rounder

Cricket Career

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International Debut

Test: vs England at Wormsley on 13th August 2014

ODI: vs West Indies at Sydney on 19th March 2009

T20I: vs Pakistan at Taunton on 13th June 2009

Career Turning Point: She played remarkably which impressed the selectors and she got the chance to play in the Indian Women team.

Jersey Number: #6 (India Women)

Major Teams: India Women, India A Women, Trailblazers, India Women Red, Western Storm


In the year 2016 playing against Sri Lanka, she picked up 6 wickets giving 20 runs and became the youngest Indian to take a 5 wicket haul.

While playing in the ICC Women's World Cup in February 2017 she scored 89 off 71 balls in the Qualifier final and India won the match with 1 wicket spare

In May 2017, Deepti along with Punam scored 320 runs partnership in which Deepti made 188 runs in just 160 balls. And the partnership broke at 229 runs.


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She was awarded as Player of the Match for her tremendous performance in ICC Women's World Cup in 2017.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5ft 5in

Weight (approx.): 55kg

Eye Colour: Black

Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

Date of Birth: 24th August 1997

Age (as of May 2019): 20 Year

Birth Place: Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Nationality: Indian

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Virgo

School: NA

College: NA

Educational Qualifications: NA


Father: Bhagwan Sharma

Mother: Sudhilaa Sharma

Sister: NA

Brother: NA

Marital Status: Unmarried

Husband: NA

Marriage Date: NA

Coach/Mentor: Initially she was coached by her elder brother Sumit Sharma.

Religion: Hindu

Address: Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India


Picture Source: Instagram

Hobbies: Playing Golf, cycling and listening to music

Cricketers: Suresh Raina

Lesser Known Facts

She was coached by his elder brother who was also interested in Cricket from his childhood.

Her father was a chief booking supervisor at the Indian Railways.

She started playing cricket at the age of 9 with his brother.

Till June 2017, she played 20 matches and scored 737 runs at AN AVERAGE OF 52.64.

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