Gouher Sultana

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Gouher Sultana
Gouher Sultana (10 March 2009, Sydney).jpg
Personal information
Full name Gouher Sultana
Born (1988-03-31) 31 March 1988 (age 29)[1]
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style left-arm orthodox spin
International information
National side
ODI debut 5 May 2008 v Pakistan
Last ODI 21 Jan 2014 v Sri Lanka
T20I debut 28 October 2008 v Australia
Last T20I 2 April 2014 v Pakistan
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I
Matches 50 37
Runs scored 96 6
Batting average 10.66 6.00
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 22 3*
Balls bowled 2308 797
Wickets 66 29
Bowling average 19.39 26.27
5 wickets in innings n/a n/a
10 wickets in match n/a n/a
Best bowling 4/4 3/17
Catches/stumpings 15/– 13/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 17 April 2014

Gouher Sultana (born 31 March 1988) is an Indian cricketer. Sultana was born in Hyderabad. She has played international cricket for India's Under-21 women's team, and the India national women's cricket team, mainly as a left-arm orthodox spin bowler.[2]

She has played in 23 One-day Internationals since her debut against Pakistan in the Women's Asia Cup at Kurunegala on 5 May 2008, including the 2009 Women's Cricket World Cup. She has also played in seven Twenty20 Internationals since her debut against Australia in Sydney on 28 October 2008.[3]

She along with Amita Sharma holds the record for the highest ever 10th wicket partnership in Women's ODI history(58)[4][5][6]


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