|Soumya Tiwari Quick Info
|5 ft 5 in
|Date of Birth
|March 11, 2005
Soumya Tiwari is an Indian cricketer who is known for playing for the India Women Under-19s and Madhya Pradesh Women cricket team.
Soumya Manish Tiwari
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Soumya attended St. Joseph’s Convent, Idgah Hills.
- Father – Manish Tiwari (Election Supervisor at the Bhopal Collectorate)
- Siblings – Sakshi Tiwari (Older Sister)
Soumya is represented by Birbal Sports & Entertainment.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
52 kg or 114.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- She sports a boy-cut hairstyle.
Soumya Tiwari Facts
- She was raised in Bhopal.
- Her father, who is a government employee also played cricket.
- Soumya is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break.
- Her playing style is as a batting all-rounder.
- Soumya’s mother is a homemaker.
- She was just 10 years old when she developed an interest in cricket and would often play with a paper ball and a wooden pole that is used to wash clothes beneath a tap.
- Initially, she was rejected by her trainer Suresh Chainani as at the time he did not train women at the Bhopal academy. However, he decided to later enroll her at the Arera Cricket Academy at the Old Campion Ground in Bhopal where she played for the boys squad.
- The earliest post that Soumya uploaded to her Instagram account was on August 31, 2022.
- Soumya was a part of the U-19 Indian women’s cricket team that defeated England in the inaugural ICC U-19 Women’s T20 World Cup final in January 2023.
Featured Image By Soumya Tiwari / Instagram