Deepti Sharma is a 26 years-old international female cricket player who plays as an Allrounder cricket player for the Indian Women’s team, and she started playing international cricket in the year 2014 and is part of all formats of International cricket.
And he plays For Bengal Birmingham Phoenix in state-level cricket and plays for India in International cricket.
|Full Name||Deepti Bhagwan Sharma|
|Nick Name||Deepti Sharma|
|Date of Birth||24 August 1997|
|Deepti Sharma age||26 years|
|Birth Place||Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Batting Style||Left-hand bat|
|Bowling Style||Right arm Offbreak|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Deepti Sharma Height (approx)||In centimeters -165cm|
In meters – 1.65m
In feet – 5’5” feet
Birmingham Phoenix (Women)
India A Women
India Green Women
London Spirit (Women)
Sydney Thunder Women
UP Warriorz Women
Uttar Pradesh Women
|Debut||International Cricket Debut|
She made her TEST debut on 16 June 2021 in the match of ENG WMN vs IND WMN at Bristol.
WODI cricket debut
She made her ODI debut on 28 November 2014 in the match of IND WMN vs SA WMN at Bengaluru.
WT20I cricket debut
She made her T20I debut on 31 January 2016 in the match of AUS WMN vs IND WMN at Sydney.
|Deepti Sharma Jersey Number||#6|
|Family||Father: Bhagwan Sharma|
Siblings: Sumit Sharma (who initially coached her)
|Deepti Sharma husband||Not Yet Married|
Deepti Sharma Biography (Wiki)
Indian famous female cricketer Deepti Sharma was born on 24 August 1997 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India, Her full name is Deepti Bhagwan Sharma, And she is mainly known for playing all formats of international cricket for the Indian women’s team since 2014. And he made her debut in International cricket in November 2014.
Deepti Sharma Family (Father & Mother)
On the other hand, if we talk about Deepti’s family, then her mother’s name is Sushilaa Sharma while her father’s name is Bhagwan Sharma, who is a retired chief booking supervisor from the Indian Railways. and her brother’s name is Sumit Sharma.
|Deepti Sharma Father||Bhagwan Sharma|
|Deepti Sharma Mother||Sushilaa Sharma|
|Deepti Sharma Brother||Sumit Sharma (who initially coached her)|
Deepti Sharma Coach/Mentor
She took his initial cricket lessons from her cricket Coach/Mentor “Hemlata Kala” and learned all the tips and tricks of cricket under his direction.
|Deepti Sharma Coach||Hemlata Kala|
Deepti Sharma Way’s of Playing Cricket
Deepti is known for playing as an allrounder cricket player in her team and she is a Left Handed Batsman and Right-arm off-break bowler. And she is especially known to bowl after the powerplay of the match and bat in mid-order position.
Deepti Sharma Cricket Career
If we talk about her cricket career, then she started playing cricket only at the age of 9 to 10 years and she started playing international cricket in the year 2014, and for the first time, she was selected for the women one day (WODI) team in November 2014.
And she was included in a WODI series playing against South Africa Women’s team in ICC Women’s Championship 2014, and she made her WODI debut on 28 November 2014 playing against the SA WMN team.
And Deepti has scored the highest 188 runs in WODI which is the third highest individual scorer by a woman cricketer. Apart from this, together with Poonam Raut, she has also made a world record opening partnership of 320 runs in Women’s One-Day international.
Deepti was also part of the Indian team in the final match of the 2017 Women’s Cricket World Cup where the team India lost to England by nine runs. And this year in the 2017 Cricket World Cup, Deepti scored 216 runs in a total of 8 matches and also took 12 wickets.
And if we talk about Deepti’s best bowling figures, so far in her WODI career, she has taken 6 wickets for 20 runs in a match against the Sri Lankan team, and her best bowling figures are 6-20.
And then, she was included in India’s WT20I squad for their one-off match against the Australia women’s cricket team in January 2016. And On 31 January 2016, She made her Women’s T20I debut for India against Australia, And she has got the chance to play 89 WT20I matches so far, In which she has scored 914 runs and also taken 100 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 6.17.
In the 2018 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 tournament she was also part of India’s squad where The Indian team lost in the semi-finals against England by 8 wickets
After that seeing her consistent and good performance in WT20i and WODI matches In May 2021, she was included in India’s Test squad against the England women’s cricket team. And on 16 June 2021, she made her Test debut for India against England. And she has got a chance to play only 2 WTest matches so far, In which she has scored only 152 runs and also taken 5 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 2.34.
Unknown Facts About Deepti Sharma
- She is the third-highest individual scorer by a woman cricketer in ODIs with 188 runs.
- And she is currently ranked fourth among the top all-rounders Women’s ICC Cricket Rankings.
- Her father Bhagwan Sharma is a retired chief booking supervisor from the Indian Railways.