February 05, 2023

Shafali Verma (Cricketer) Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 22, 2022

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Short Biography

Shafali Verma was born on 28-01-2004 in Rohtak in the state of Haryana, India. She is an Indian Cricket Player who plays for the Indian Women's National Cricket Team.

Other Name: Shafali

Shafali Verma Complete Bio & Career

Shifali Verma hailed from Rohtak, Harayana, India. She had mad keen on Cricket since her childhood. Even, Shifali played cricket with boys in her childhood days because in their village girls were not allowed to take part in these kinds of sports activities but due to her family's strong encouragement, she continued her hard work and was capable to make his space in India's Women Cricket team. Ms. Verma took secondary education from the local school of Rohtak, Harayana. The player left her studies because of her passion for Cricket. When she was studying at school, Shifali played many open tournaments of cricket and won many trophies. Gradually, the cricketer began playing on the state level and national level. Her luck favored her and she got selected for the Women's T20 Challenge in 2018 where he made 34 runs in 31 balls.

In 2019, she made her space in an international team of Women T20 team. Here, Shifali played against West Indies and became the first youngest Indian player who make a half-century in international cricket. During the series of five matches, she made 158 runs opposite the West Indies team and got the prize of women of the series. Additionally, Ms. Verma was seen in the 2020 ICC Women's T20 World Cup in Australia where she represented an Indian squad. After this, she was signed by BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India. 

Moreover, she began her test matches journey on 16 June 2021 against England and made 96 runs in the first innings. Unfortunately, the match was drawn but Ms. Shifali got the Women of the series prize. After that, Birmingham Phoenix signed her for "The Hundred" for the first season. Along with this, the player also played in 2021 WBBL for Sydney Sixers and did her maiden 50 opposite Hobart Hurricanes. In January 2022, she was also announced for the 2022 Women's Cricket World Cup which is going to be held in New Zealand. 

 

 

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Shafali Verma Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Women Father Sanjeev Verma
Mother Praveen Bala
Brother Sahil Verma
Sister Not Known
Affair/Boyfriend Not Known

She was born into a Hindu Jat family to a father Sanjeev Verma and a mother Praveen Bala. She has a brother named Sahil Verma.

Shafali Verma shared a photo with her mother Praveen Bala on her Instagram account

Shafali Verma shared a photo with her father Sanjeev Verma on her Instagram account

Shafali Verma shared a photo with her brother Sahil Verma on her Instagram account

Life's Important Dates Of Shafali Verma

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Rohtak
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Rohtak, Haryana, India
School Mandeep Senior Secondary School, Rohtak
College N/A
Qualification 10th STD
Hobbies Travelling
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut T20I - 24-09-2019 vs South Africa
Test - 16-06-2021 vs Australia
ODI - 27-06-2021 vs England
Salary INR 30 Lakhs (BCCI Grade B)
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A

Favourites

Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar , AB de Villiers
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Actor Randeep Hooda
Favorite Singer Arijit Singh
Favorite Place Goa and Australia
Favorite Dress Jeans with T-shirt or Top

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shafali Verma

  • Shafali Verma is an Indian Cricketer who represents the Indian Women team on an international level.
  • She is the youngest player in her team and is just 19 years old.
  • Ms. Verma did her cricket coaching along with boys in the boy's academy because there was no separate academy for girls.
  • Shafali left her studies due to her passion for cricket.
  • She initiated her journey in 2018 by playing in the Women's T20 Challenge for velocity where she did 34 runs in 31 balls.

Shafali Verma Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

19 years, 0month, 8 days old age Shafali Verma will turn 20 on 28 January, 2024. Only 11 months, 22 days, 21 hours,46 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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