1. Career Highlights - Medals of Glory
Niranjana has been an Asia cup winner 2012. She displayed her bowling talent on the English ground when Indian Women played England in their five-match Test series in 2014. The England team were bowled out for just 92 due her outstanding performance (4-19). She was also instrumental in beating Australia in Australia T-20 series.
2. Her sport & what she loves about it - Her Passion
Cricket. As Niranjana says, 'It is not just a sport in our country but an emotion.'
3. What got her started - How the journey began
Niranjana's passion for cricket started when she would play cricket with tennis ball with street boys.
4. Her fitness mantra
In Niranjana's words, 'You are what you consume. Create a lifestyle around being fit. It is essential not only for sports. But for general life too.'
5. Biggest sport challenge
The biggest challenge that Niranjana faced was from the city - a woman who liked to play cricket was uncommon. Now she says she doesn't care and it is because of players like Niranjana that more girls want to play sports on a professional level. (Thank you!)
6. Favorite sport memory
Niranjana shared a few memories with us such as When she represented board 11, her half century and the bowling spell against Australia which got her back into the national side permanently.
7. What she'd like to share with fellow fitness enthusiasts
Niranjana has a simple mantra - Train hard or go home.
8. Favorite Fast&Up fuel
Niranjana's favorite fuel are:
Reload Berry (The Game Fuel of Cricketers)
9. What her normal training day looks like
A normal session for Niranjana includes weights and skill sessions. She says lifting weights help her get fitter and plays a vital role in her schedule.
10. Favorite place to train - Training Haven
11. Everyday fitness diet
Niranjana is off sugar, chocolates and junk
12. Her fitness inspiration
Virat Kohli & Roger Federer
13. Her biggest motivation
Niranjana counts on herself to be her biggest motivator.
14. What pushes her to the finish line
In Niranjana's words, ' The feeling of being in the blue jersey.'
15. One goal she'd like to achieve
To win a World Cup for India.
16. Importance of sports nutrition in her life
In Niranjana's words, 'I haven&t relied on sports nutrition my mom&s food has always given me what I need.'