Biography of Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmanpreet Kaur

Biography of Harmanpreet Kaur All the important information related to this has been presented simply in Hindi language by this article, for which his fans are always waiting.

This biography of Indian talented cricketer Harmanpreet includes all the ups and downs, good, bad, common and special moments from his childhood till now which he would like to remember or forget.

“This biography of Harmanpreet Kaur is divided into three parts, first personal, second professional and third interesting facts.”

Harmanpreet Kaur Information

In this section, information related to the personal life of Harmanpreet Kaur has been provided, which especially includes introduction, personal and family details, her appearance, marital life, likes and dislikes, habits, controversies etc.

Harmanpreet Kaur Net Worth

Full Name Harmanpreet Kaur Bhullar
Surname Harman
Business cricketer
date of birth 8 March 1989
birth place Moga, Punjab, India
age 33 years (by 2022)
Amount Pisces
Religion Sikh
Caste not known
nationality Indian
Language English, Hindi, Punjabi
Address Moga, Punjab
School Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar
University not known
educational qualification not known
marital status Single
hobby/interest driving and listening to music
ideal cricket player Virender Sehwag and Ricky Ponting
Diet carnivorous
email id

Harmanpreet Kaur Height

Height 5 feet 3 inches
weight 55 kg
body type Athletic
Colour dark
eye color Black
hair color Black

Harmanpreet Kaur Instagram

social media platform Followers
Instagram 1.6M
Facebook 2.8M
Twitter 455.5K

Harmanpreet Kaur Family

father’s name Harmandar Singh Bhullar (Clerk in Court)
mother’s name Satwinder Kaur (housewife)
Name of boyfriend (BF) not known
brother’s name Gary Bhullar
sister’s name Hemjit Kaur (Assistant Professor)
cricketer friend Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues

Harmanpreet Kaur Controversy

Harmanpreet Kaur’s connection with controversies is not a new thing, there are many issues related to her cricket and also from outside which come out even without her wish, sometimes through the media and sometimes due to her mistake.

1. Harmanpreet Kaur Big Bash League 2021

While playing for Sydney Thunder against Hobart Hurricanes in the Women’s Big Bash League 2017, Harmanpreet Kaur was charged with breaching Article 2.1.2 of Cricket Australia’s Code of Conduct. It is a Level 1 offense when cricket-related fixtures, equipment or clothing is used in an insulting manner in the context of the game.

The incident happened after Harmanpreet was out during Sydney Thunder’s batting. As per Code of Conduct procedure, match referee Roy Loh considered the umpire’s written report and reprimanded Harmanpreet for his conduct. There was no need for hearing because Harmanpreet had accepted the punishment.

2. Fake Degree Controversy

In 2011, Harmanpreet’s job application for Punjab Police was rejected by the Punjab government citing that there is no provision of any kind of police job for a female cricketer. Some police officers even made fun of him and said that it was Harman and not Harbhajan who should be appointed to the post of DSP.

Fortunately, in the next government, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh offered him the post of DSP in Punjab Police in the year 2018. Just four months after being appointed as DSP, Harmanpreet was removed from the post of DSP and demoted to a constable after her graduation degree was found to be fake.

However, Harmanpreet has always denied that her graduation degree is fake.

3.Harmanpreet Kaur Mithali Raj


Many reports of Harmanpreet Kaur’s rift with Mithali Raj have been coming out from time to time and people have taken it negatively every time.

  1. On the controversy surrounding Mithali’s ouster in the World T20 2018 semi-finals, her manager Anisha Gupta had called Harmanpreet on Twitter a ‘cunning, lying, immature and incompetent captain’.
  2. Harmanpreet had given a controversial statement on Mithali’s retirement in the year 2022 that “Things will become ‘much easier’ after Mithali leaves.However, understanding the matter, he had said that the team had two different captains for the two formats of the white ball, due to which it was natural to have differences. But now that Mithali has retired it will be easier for her to manage the team in both the widely played formats.

Harmanpreet Kaur Career

In this section, information related to Harmanpreet Kaur’s cricket life is provided which especially includes cricket details, teams information, cricket debut, highest score, best bowling, jersey number etc.

Cricket Details

batting style right handed batsman
bowling style medium fast right hand
role in the team all rounder
fielding position cover
Coach Yadvinder Singh Sodhi
favorite shot cover drive
nature on the field aggressive

Harmanpreet Kaur Team

National team INDIA
wbbl team sydney thunder women
home team Punjab Women, Railway Women
other teams India Green Women, India B Women, Lancashire Thunder, Manchester Originals, Melbourne Renegades Women, Supernovas

Harmanpreet Kaur Debut

Form debut date opposing team Place
WODI 7 March 2009 Pakistan Borala
WT20I 11 June 2009 England taunton
wtest 13 August 2014 England Wormsley

Harmanpreet Kaur Highest Score in ODI

Format highest score
wbbl 81* runs
WODI 171* runs
WT20I 103 runs
wtest 17 runs

Harmanpreet Kaur Bowling

Format best figures
wbbl 3/18
WODI 2/16
WT20I 4/23
wtest 9/85

Harmanpreet Kaur Jersey Number

Team t shirt number
Punjab Women (domestic team) 84
Sydney Thunder Women (WBBL) 45
WT20I 84
wtest 84

Harmanpreet Kaur Record

  • In 2013, as soon as she was appointed ODI captain of the Indian women’s cricket team, during the Bangladesh women’s team’s tour of India, Harmanpreet scored 195 runs at an average of 97.50 and ended the tournament with 2 wickets in her name.
  • Harmanpreet took 9 wickets against South Africa in 2015 to help India win by an innings and 34 runs.
  • Harmanpreet is the first Indian female cricketer to score a century in Women’s T20I.
    1. He played this innings against New Zealand in the year 2018.
    2. In this innings he scored unbeaten 103 runs on only 51 balls.
  • Harmanpreet holds the record for the highest individual score for India in Women’s Cricket World Cup history.
    1. She played this innings against Australia in the semi-final match of Women’s World Cup 2017.
    2. In this innings he scored unbeaten 171 runs in just 115 balls.
  • Harmanpreet is the second Indian batsman to be ranked in the top 10 of the ICC WODI rankings in the year 2017.
  • Harmanpreet Kaur was named in the “ICC Women’s T20I Team of the Year” in December 2017.
  • Harmanpreet is the first Indian female cricketer to play 100 international T20 matches.
  • Under the leadership of Harmanpreet, the Indian team whitewashed England in the series played in September 2022.

Harmanpreet Kaur Awards

Year award
2022 ICC Player of the Month (September)
2017 Arjuna Award
2016-17 Best International Cricketer – Female

Harmanpreet Kaur:

  • Harmanpreet was brought up in a middle-class Sikh family in Moga city, located in Punjab.
  • Father Harmandar Singh Bhullar was an aspiring cricketer of his time but due to circumstances he could never play at a high level.
  • Harmanpreet’s first coach was her father Harmandar Singh Bhullar.
  • In her initial days, Harmanpreet used to play cricket with men.
  • Harmanpreet used to take cricket training under Kamaldish Singh Sodhi at Gyan Jyoti School Academy, about 30 kilometers (19 mi) from her home.
  • Harmanpreet is a big fan of Virender Sehwag and also considers him as her idol.
  • Harmanpreet likes to dance but only on Punjabi songs.
  • Two former greats have had a hand in Harmanpreet’s cricket journey.
    1. Former Indian captain Diana Edulji tried to get Harmanpreet a job in Western Railways but her application was rejected.
    2. About three years later, in 2014, on the recommendation of former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, Harmanpreet got a job in the Mumbai division of Western Railways.
  • Harmanpreet is the only woman in the world of cricket who had to give a dope test after hitting a powerful six.
    1. This incident happened in the Women’s World Cup 2009.
    2. He was called for dope test after a match played against Australia.
  • Harmanpreet is the first Indian cricketer to sign for the Women’s Big Bash League.
    1. Smriti Mandhana is also one of the first two Indian women.
    2. Harmanpreet was signed for Sydney Thunder in June 2016.
  • Harmanpreet is the first Indian cricketer to sign for the ECB’s Kia Super League.
    1. He signed with Kia Super League team Surrey Stars in June 2017.
  • Harmanpreet and ODI captain Mithali Raj had also rebelled against women’s coach Tushar Arothe in 2018 and demanded his resignation.
  • Harmanpreet was included in the Forbes Top 30 Under 30 2018 list for her exceptional performance.
  • Harmanpreet was featured on the cover page of “Femina” magazine in August 2020.

All the information included in this biography of Harmanpreet Kaur has been taken from reliable sources, hopefully today you would have got to know a lot of new things about Smriti.

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Harmanpreet Kaur married?

not answer

Who is the coach of Harmanpreet Kaur?

Answer:- Yadvinder Singh Sodhi

Against which team did Harmanpreet score her first T20 International century?

Answer:- New Zealand

Harmanpreet Kaur Husband Name

Answer:- Not Married

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