Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmanpreet Kaur (/ˈhɑːr.mən.prt ˈkɔːr/ HAHR-mən-preet KOR;[1] born 8 March 1989) is an Indian cricketer who serves as the captain of the Indian team in T20Is.[2] She plays as an all-rounder for the Indian women's cricket team[3][4][5] and was awarded the Arjuna Award for Cricket in the year 2017 by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.[6]

Harmanpreet Kaur
Kaur during a match
Personal information
Full nameHarmanpreet Kaur Bhullar
Born (1989-03-08) 8 March 1989 (age 32)
Moga, Punjab, India
NicknameHarman
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleBatting all-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 75)13 August 2014 v England
Last Test16 June 2021 v England
ODI debut (cap 91)7 March 2009 v Pakistan
Last ODI3 July 2021 v England
ODI shirt no.7
T20I debut (cap 16)11 June 2009 v England
Last T20I10 October 2021 v Australia
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2006/07–2013/14Punjab Women
2013/14–presentRailways Women
2016/17–2018/19Sydney Thunder
2018–2019Lancashire Thunder
2018–presentSupernovas
2021–presentManchester Originals
2021/22–presentMelbourne Renegades
Career statistics
Competition WTest WODI WT20I WBBL
Matches 3 107 120 48
Runs scored 38 2,568 2,307 1,119
Batting average 7.60 34.70 26.51 41.44
100s/50s 0/0 3/12 1/6 0/6
Top score 17 171* 103 81*
Balls bowled 296 1,430 682 432
Wickets 9 26 30 27
Bowling average 13.55 47.84 23.40 19.96
5 wickets in innings 1 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 5/44 2/16 4/23 4/27
Catches/stumpings 0/– 37/– 47/0 23/0
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 25 November 2021

In November 2018, she became the first woman for India to score a century in a Women's Twenty20 International (WT20I) match.[7] In October 2019, during the series against South Africa, she became the first cricketer for India, male or female, to play in 100 international Twenty20 matches.[8]


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