Bismah Maroof (Pakistani cricketer) Husband, Age, Records, Photos, Birthday, and More
Updated on: Aug 5, 2019 6:10 pm IST
Pakistani Cricketer, Bismah Maroof, is an international cricketer and a captain of Pakistan National Women’s Cricket Team. She started her carrier in the team at the age of 15. She took over from Sana Mir as captain of the T20 squad after the Women’s World T20 in 2016. She was named in the 2009 Women’s Cricket World Cup in Australia. At the 2014 Asian Games in South Korea, she was appointed vice-captain of the Pakistan squad who won a second consecutive gold medal against Bangladesh.
On 11 October 2017, ahead of the New Zealand series in the UAE, Bismah was chosen as captain of the Pakistan women’s cricket squad. She was named in Pakistan’s squad for the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies in October 2018.
Name: Bismah Maroof
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Legbreak
Height (approx.): 5’6.93″ inches(170.00 cm)
Weight (approx.): NA
Eye Colour: NA
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: July 18, 1991
Age (as on July 2019): 28 years
Birth Place: Lahore, Punjab
Zodiac sign: Cancer
Educational Qualifications: NA
ODI: India Women v Pakistan Women at Jaipur, Dec 13, 2006
T20I: Ireland Women v Pakistan Women at Dublin, May 29, 2009
Jersey Number: 3
Major Teams: Asia Women XI, Pakistan Women
MAN OF THE MATCH: ODI – 5, T20I – 6
CAREER SPAN: [ODI, 2006 – 2019], [T20I, 2009 – 2019]
Favourite Cricketers: NA
Boyfriend, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Married
Husband/Spouse: Abrar Khan
Awards and recognitions
- Bismah was Pakistan’s leading run-scorer with 143 runs in five games in the 2018 Women’s Twenty20 Asia Cup.
- She is the first woman from her country to surpass 2000 ODI runs.
Lesser Known Facts
- In the nineties, she boasts three ODI ratings, with her lowest score an unlucky 99 at Sharjah in 2015 against South Africa.
- Bismah Maroof is also the first Pakistani batter to cross 1000 runs in T20Is.