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Veda Krishnamurthy (Indian Women Cricketer) Boyfriend, Records, Controversies, Age, Coach, Weight, Height and More


Veda Krishnamurthy an Indian leg-spinner represents the senior state at the age of 13 for the Karnataka Women’s team. A 26-year-old woman made her remarkable debut by scoring a half-century for India in the year 2011. And she is now known for her big hits. In school, she was a Karate player and won a double black belt at the age of 12.

Her coach, Irfan Sait noticed her once and moulded her into a good cricketer. She always credits her coach. When she was growing, she used to watch cricket and MithaliRaj is her favorite and wanted to become like her someday. Gradually her dream come true and Veda played with Mithali Raj in WODI and WT20 cricket and now they are very good friends.


Name: Veda Krishnamurthy

Nickname: NA

Role: Batsman

Cricket Career

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International Debut

Test: NA

ODI: vs. England Women at Derby on 30th June 2011

T20I: vs. Australia Women at Billericay on 23rd June 2011

Jersey Number: #79 (India) 

Major Teams: India Blue Women, India Women, Karnataka Women, Velocity

Early Career

In the year 2011, She scored a half-century in her debut match against England.

Veda is the youngest player for India Women to score 1000 runs in WODIs.


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She won Vijaya Karnataka Sportsmen of the Yera in 2017.

Net Worth

INR 30 Lakha per annum

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5ft 6in 

Weight (approx.): 55

Eye Colour: Black

Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

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Date of Birth: 16th October 1992 

Age (as of May 2019): 26 Year

Birth Place: Kadur, Karnataka, India 

Nationality: Indian 

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Libra  

School: Cambridge School, Bangalore, Karnataka 

College: Mount Carmel College, Bangalore, Karnataka 

Educational Qualifications: Graduation in Arts 



Father: SG Krishnamurthy (Cable Operator)  

Mother: NA 

Sister: Vatsala Shivakumar  

Brother: NA 

Marital Status: Unmarried 

Husband: NA

Marriage Date: NA

Coach/Mentor: Irfan Sait, Apurva Sharm, and Suman Sharma 

Religion: Hinduism 

Address: Kadur, Karnataka, India 


Hobbies: Listening to music and watching movies 

Cricketers: Suresh Raina and Mithali Raj 

Lesser Known Facts

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She started playing cricket at the age of 3.

Veda is also trained in Karate and earned a black belt.

Under his captaincy, the Karnataka U-19 team won South Zone Inter-State Cups.

Also, she was the part of the Indian Women Cricket to reach the final in the year 2017.

Veda is the third cricketer from India to play in the Women Big Bash League (WBBL). She signed a deal with Hobart Hurricanes for the third season.


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