Indian International cricketer, Jhulan Goswami celebrates her 39th birthday today on Friday 25 November 2021. The Indian woman Seamer is known across the country and internationally for intimidating the opposition batter in the field with her tall height.
Jhulan Goswami was born on 25 November 1982 in Chakdaha, West Bengal and made a huge contribution to Indian cricket throughout her career. She is a right-armed medium-fast bowler who had served as a former captain of the National women's cricket team.
Goswami has received various awards for her brilliant performance in cricket such as the M.A. Chidambaram Trophy for Best Women's Cricketer in the year 2011 and in 2007 she won the Award of ICC Women's Player of the Year. In the ICC Women's ODI held in the month of January 2016, Goswami ranked first in the bowling rankings of the tournament.
Some of the Top performances by Indian Women Seamer Jhulan Goswami are:
5/11 vs Australia in Visakhapatnam (2012): Best bowling by Goswami came in the shortest format of the game in 2012 playing against Australia in Visakhapatnam. With 5 wickets she gave just 11 runs to bundle out the Australians for a paltry of 89 runs.
6/31 vs New Zealand in Southgate (2011): Her best one-dayers bowling number came against New Zealand in 2011 during Southgate ODI. With six wickets she gave 31 runs to restrict the White Ferns to 201 runs losing 8 wickets in 50 overs.
5/16 vs England in Silchar (2005): One of the biggest wins of the Indian women's team in the ODIs in case of the number of balls remaining came playing against England Women in Silchar in the year 2005. Goswami was the lead architect of that thumping victory as picked 5 wickets and gave just 16 runs in her quota of 10 overs as India bowled out England for a total of fifty runs. India won the match in just 14.5 overs with 10 wickets to spare and with this Goswami won the trophy of player of the match.