Date of Birth24-08-1991
Place of BirthAgra, Uttar Pradesh
Batting StyleRight-hand Bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm leg break, googly
Poonam Yadav made her ODI debut on 12th April 2013 against Bangladesh and made her T20I debut on 5th April 2013 against the same country.
In domestic circuit, she has played for Central Zone, Uttar Pradesh, and Railways.
Her five-wicket haul led India to a nine-wicket win against Zimbabwe on February 13, 2007, during the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier.
Yadav was a part of the Indian team in ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2017.
- June 28, 2020
Ekta Bisht, who faced her share of struggles coming through the ranks, said the rise in standards is down to healthy competition in the team.
- June 21, 2020
Poonam Yadav, Indian leg-spinner, revealed how she overcame the challenges to become one of the best bowlers in the short formats.
Discipline, dedication and a brother’s sacrifice: How Deepti Sharma fulfilled her international dreamsJune 15, 2020
Sumit Sharma and Rita Dey, both of whom have worked closely with Deepti Sharma over the years, talk about the 22-year-old's gradual rise.
- May 12, 2020
19-year-old Amelia Kerr's 232 not out against Ireland in 2018 is the highest by any individual in women's ODIs.