Anisa Mohammed

Anisa Mohammed
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Mohammed in November 2014
Personal information
Full name Anisa Mohammed
Born (1988-08-07) 7 August 1988 (age 28)
Sangre Grande, Trinidad and Tobago
Batting style Right-hand batsman
Bowling style Right-arm off break
Role Bowler
Relations Alisa Mohammed (twin sister)
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap  51) 26 July 2003 v  Japan
Last ODI 16 November 2016 v  India
ODI shirt no. 14
T20I debut (cap  3) 27 June 2008 v  Ireland
Last T20I 22 November 2016 v  India
T20I shirt no. 14
Career statistics
Competition WODI WT20I WLO WT20
Matches 101 89 113 95
Runs scored 415 132 515 174
Batting average 9.43 7.33 10.51 8.70
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/1 0/0
Top score 31 * 20 * 66 21
Balls bowled 4,580 1,815 5,056 1,953
Wickets 136 104 146 116
Bowling average 18.55 15.49 18.66 14.72
5 wickets in innings 5 2 5 2
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 7/14 5/10 7/14 5/10
Catches/ stumpings 36/– 21/– 39/– 22/–
Source: ESPNCricinfo, 10 January 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 101 women's One Day International (ODI) and 89 women's Twenty20 international (T20I) matches. She taken the most the wickets in women's T20Is, with 104, well ahead of everyone who has played in the international format. In women's ODIs, she is currently fifth on the all-time dismissals list with 134 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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