Harmanpreet Kaur (Cricketer) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Harmanpreet Kaur is an Indian cricketer who plays as an allrounder in the Indian women’s cricket team. She has been awarded the prominent Arjuna Award for Cricket 2017 by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. As of February 2017, Harman has played 55 One Day Internationals and is just 6 short of 1500 mark.
Name: Harmanpreet Kaur Bhullar
Profession: Indian Cricketer (Batsman)
DOB: March 8, 1989
Birth Place: Moga, Punjab, India
Home Town: Moga, Punjab, India
Home Address: Moga, Punjab
Best Friends: Not Known
Hobbies: Driving, Listening to Music
Debut Work: Test- 13 August 2014 vs England Women in Wormsley, ODI- 7 March 2009 vs Pakistan Women in Bowral, T20- 11 June 2009 vs England Women in Taunton
Coach: Not Known
Domestic/State Team: Leicestershire Women, Punjab Women, Railways Women, Sydney Thunder
Jersey Number: #84 (India), #45 (Sydney Thunder)
Batting Style: Right Handed Bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium fast
Nature on field: Not Known
Height: 160 centimetres
Weight: 54 kilograms
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Unmarried
Husband: Not Applicable
BF: Not Known
Kids: Not Applicable
Father: Harmandar Singh Bhullar (Clerk at Court)
Mother: Satwinder Kaur
Brother/Sister: Two brothers, Hemjeet Kaur (sister)
School: Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar
College (Graduation): Not Known
College (Post-Graduation): Not Known
Educational Qualification: Not known
Cars: Ford and Maruti Suzuki
Bikes: Not Known
House: Property in Punjab of around Rs.23 Lakh rupees
Salary: ODI Match Fee- Rs.1,00,000 , Test Match Fee- Rs.1,50,000 (estimate)
Net Income: 52 Lakh rupees (estimate)
Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Actor: Ranveer Singh
Actress: Aishwarya Rai
Song: Not Known
Cricketer: Virender Sehwag
More Information and Facts about Harmanpreet Kaur
- Kaur was born to a volleyball and basketball player. Her parents are baptised Sikhs.
- Her younger sister Hemjeet works as an assistant professor at Guru Nanak College in Moga.
- Kaur got interested in cricket after joining the Gian Jyoti School Academy and trained under Kamaldeesh Singh Sodhi.
- Harman used to play with men in the developmental days of her profession.
- She moved to Mumbai in 2014 and worked for the Indian Railways for a while.
- Harmanpreet’s inspiration is Virender Sehwag.
- She made her ODI debut at age of 20 against Pakistan in the 2009 Women’s Cricket World Cup at Bowral, where she bowled 4 overs conceding 10 runs.
- In June 2009, she made her Twenty20 International debut in the 2009 ICC Women’s World Twenty20 against England in Taunton, scoring 8 runs off 7 balls.
- She has an ability to hit the ball a long way, which was seen when she played quick-fire innings of 33 against England women’s in a T20I game in 2010.
- She was called Indian women’s captain for the 2012 Women’s Twenty20 Asia Cup.
- In March 2013, she was ODI captain of India women’s when Bangladesh women’s visited India. Here, Kaur scored her second ODI century in 2nd ODI, finishing the series 195 runs at average of 97.50 along with a century and a fifty with 2 wickets.
- She one of the eight debut that played against England women cricket team in a Test match in which she scored 9 and a duck in a match in 2010.
- In July 2017, Harman turned out to be second Indian batswoman to feature in the top-10 of ICC Women’s ODI Player Rankings.
- In December 2017, she was known to be one of the players in the ICC Women’s T20I Team of the Year.