Jhulan Goswami

Jhulan Goswami Quick Look
Profession Cricketer
Role All-Rounder
Date of Birth November 25, 1982
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Birth Place West Bengal, India
Nationality Indian

Jhulan Goswami

Jhulan Nishit Goswami is an Indian cricketer who plays for her national side India to represent internationally. An all-rounder, she is a right-arm medium-fast bowler and right-handed batter.

  • Jhulan Goswami is nicknamed Babul.
  • After watching the 1992 Cricket World Cup on TV, her interest in cricket started growing. She started playing cricket at the age of 15. Before that, she was a football fan.
  • Jhulan is a former captain of the Indian women’s national team.
  • Jhulan Goswami’s height is 5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm.
  • She started representing India internationally in 2002. Her first international match was an ODI match which she played on January 6, 2002, against England.
  • She is one of the fastest bowlers in the history of women’s cricket.
  • She had announced her retirement from WT20Is in August 2018.
  • She had won the ICC Women’s Player of the Year title in 2007.
  • Jhulan had become the #1 bowler in the world in the ICC Women’s ODI bowling rankings in January 2016.
  • An Indian postage stamp was also issued in her honor in April 2018.
  • She received the Padma Shri award in 2012.
  • In 2010, she was the recipient of the Arjuna Award.


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