‘Mother to be’ Bismah takes indefinite break from cricket


Karachi: Pakistan women’s cricket team captain Bismah Maroof has announced that she will be taking an indefinite break from cricket.

The 29-year-old took to Twitter and delightedly announced that she is now entering a new chapter of life as she will be welcoming her first child.

“I am delighted to announce that I am entering a new chapter in my life as motherhood beckons,” she wrote.

“I would like to wish the Pakistan women’s team the very best as I take an indefinite break from cricket. Request for prayers and support. Thank you,” she added.


It must be noted that Bismah got married to her cousin Abrar Ahmed in November 2018. The left-handed batsman has represented Green Shirts in 108 ODIs and as many T20Is.

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