Anisa Mohammed

Anisa Mohammed
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Mohammed in November 2014
Personal information
Full nameAnisa Mohammed
Born(1988-08-07) 7 August 1988 (age 29)
Sangre Grande, Trinidad and Tobago
BattingRight-hand batsman
BowlingRight-arm off break
RoleBowler
RelationsAlisa Mohammed (twin sister)
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 51)26 July 2003 v Japan
Last ODI6 July 2017 v New Zealand
ODI shirt no.14
T20I debut (cap 3)27 June 2008 v Ireland
Last T20I22 November 2016 v India
T20I shirt no.14
Career statistics
CompetitionWODIWT20IWLOWT20
Matches1119211395
Runs scored476132515174
Batting average10.127.3310.518.70
100s/50s0/00/00/10/0
Top score31*20*6621
Balls bowled49841,8875,0561,953
Wickets145106146116
Bowling average19.0715.8018.6614.72
5 wickets in innings5252
10 wickets in match0000
Best bowling7/145/107/145/10
Catches/stumpings36/–22/–39/–22/–
Source: ESPNCricinfo, 6 July 2017

Anisa Mohammed (born 7 August 1988) is a Trinidadian cricketer. A right-arm off spin bowler, she has played for both the Trinidad and Tobago and the West Indies women's cricket teams. Since her international debut at 14 years of age she played in 111 women's One Day International (ODI) and 92 women's Twenty20 international (T20I) matches. She has taken the most wickets in women's T20Is, with 106, well ahead of everyone who has played in the international format. In women's ODIs, she is currently fourth on the all-time dismissals list with 145 wickets to her name.

Early life

Mohammed was born in Maraj Hill, Coalmine, a small village in Sangre Grande, Trinidad and Tobago. Her parent introduced her and her twin sister Alisa to the game of cricket. Taking to the game from a young age she was appointed captain of her local community team, the MAAAD Rangers, which was formed by her family. She was educated at the Sangre Grande Hindu School, the SWAHA Hindu College and the School of Continuing Studies, Trinidad and Tobago.

After good performances for the local club, she was called up the Trinidad and Tobago women's national cricket team.[1]

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