Full Biography of Meg Lanning 

Meg Lanning Height, Meg Lanning Husband, Meg Lanning Full Biography, Meg Lanning Biography: Meg Lanning is an Australian cricketer who is playing for Delhi capitals. Meg is popularly known as the megastar of cricket. She has numerous records and awards to her name. She has been brought into Delhi capital at INR 1.1 Cr. Also, She is a batter and we will witness her amazing skills on the field. In this post, I will share some important insights into her life and career.


Meg Lanning Biography

Basic Details of Meg Lanning 

  • Full Name: Meg Moira Lanning 
  • Nick name: Fui
  • WPL team: Delhi capitals 
  • Role: Batter 
  • Batting style: Right handed batsman 
  • Bowling style: Right arm medium pace bowler 
  • Coach: Neil Williams 
  • Net worth: $9 million 

Physical Appearance | Meg Lanning Biography

  • Height: 5’7″
  • Weight: 55 kgs
  • Eye color: Blue
  • Hair color: Black

Personal Life of Meg Lanning –

  • Date of birth: 25.03.1992
  • Age: 31 years
  • Place of birth: Singapore 
  • Hometown: Australia 
  • Nationality: Australian 
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • School: Warawee Public School and Carey baptist grammar School 
  • College: Australian catholic University 
  • Education: Bachelors in Exercise and health science1

Family And Religion

  • Father’s name:  Wayne Lanning 
  • Mother’s name: Sue Lanning 
  • Brother and sister: 5 Siblings 
  • Marital status: Unmarried 
  • Affairs: Not known 
  • Religion: Christianity 

Cricket Statistics of Meg Lanning

1- International ODI debut: Played on 05.01.2011 against England women 

2- International Test debut: Played on 11.08.2013 against England women 

3- International T-20 debut: Played on 30.12.2010 against New Zealand women 


Domestic teams: Melbourne stars, Supernovas, Trent Rockets, Perth Scorchers, Box Hills and Victoria 

Jersey no.: 17 (Australia)

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Top Records of Meg Lanning:

  • Meg captained the Australian women’s team at the age of 21.
  • She is the youngest player to score a century in ODI.
  • Meg has hit the maximum centuries in ODI, around 15.
  • As a captain she has scored second highest runs.
  • As a captain Meg won the maximum ICC World cup, i.e., 5. 
  • She has the second highest runs in the International T-20 format. 
  • Meg has played maximum innings without getting out on a duck in T-20 International. 
  • She is the first captain who played 100 T-20 International tournaments. 

Awards And Recognitions:

  • Meg won ICC Women’s T-20I cricketer of the year in 2014.
  • She received Sharon Treadea trophy in 2011-12, 2012-13, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2018-19.
  • She was the player of the year for Women’s Big Bash league in the year 2015-16. 
  • Meg was player of the tournament for Women’s nationalcricket league in 2016-17. 
  • In 2015-16 and 2016-17, Meg was awarded as the Player of the season for Melbourne stars. 
  • In 2019 she was awarded as the Australian women health sports award leadership legend. 
  • She received Carey medal in 2019.
  • She was recognized for significant service to women’s cricket at the elite level 2022 by the Member of the order of Australia in the 2022 Queen’s birthday Honours.

Interesting Facts About Meg Lanning –

  • Meg’s father Wayne is a banker and her mother Sue is an athlete. Her younger sister Anna is also a cricketer. 
  • She started playing cricket in Carey baptist grammar School. 
  • She has won 5 world cups.
  • Meg has led Australian women team in all the three formats of cricket and has been the most successful captain. 

Instagram Handle of Meg Lanning 

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Meg Lanning Biography


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