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WPL 2024: Meet Mumbai Indians Women's Stunning All-Rounder Amelia Kerr; Know All About Her Career, Boyfriend Among Life Details; In Pics

Amelia Kerr is going to play a big role if defending champions Mumbai Indians Women are to repeat history this year. The 23-year-old Wellington-born is one of the best all-rounders in the game. She can contribute with valuable runs with the bat and and can chip in with 4 overs with the ball. She has bowling weapons such as googlies, flippers and leg spins in her repertoire, which makes her a valuable asset. Playing for Mumbai Indians, Amelia Kerr took 15 wickets in WPL 2023, whereas she scored 149 runs at a strike rate of 133.03. Here's more that you need to know about her.

When was Amelia Kerr born?

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When was Amelia Kerr born?

Born on October 13, 2000, in Wellington, New Zealand, Amelia Kerr discovered her passion for cricket early in life. Her exceptional talent quickly garnered recognition in the sport. (Image: Instagram)

Amelia Kerr international debut

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Amelia Kerr international debut

At the tender age of 15, Amelia Kerr marked her debut for the New Zealand Women's cricket team in June 2016, facing Pakistan. (Image: Instagram)

Amelia Kerr makes history

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Amelia Kerr makes history

June 2018 saw a remarkable moment as Amelia Kerr seized the spotlight by crafting an unbeaten 232 runs in an ODI against Ireland. This achievement crowned her as the youngest cricketer, regardless of gender, to achieve a double century in international cricket. (Image: Instagram)

A terrific all-rounder

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A terrific all-rounder

Kerr is renowned for her versatility in cricket, excelling as both a right-handed batter and a leg-spin bowler. Her dual skills make her an invaluable asset to any team. (Image: Instagram)

MI player in WPL

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MI player in WPL

In 2023, Amelia Kerr achieved a historic milestone by becoming the first New Zealand woman cricketer to secure a contract with a Women's Premier League (WPL) franchise. The Mumbai Indians enlisted her talents for the 2023 season for a sum of Rs 1 crore. (Image: Instagram)

Big awards

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Big awards

In 2018, Kerr clinched the title of New Zealand's Women's Player of the Year, alongside earning the prestigious accolade of ICC Women's Emerging Player of the Year. (Image: Instagram)

Domestic cricket details

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Domestic cricket details

Apart from representing New Zealand, Kerr has showcased her skills in domestic cricket for Wellington Blaze, contributing significantly to their triumphs in the Women's Super Smash. (Image: Instagram)

Amelia Kerr's Boyfriend

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Amelia Kerr's Boyfriend

Amelia Kerr's Boyfriend is Nathan Smith, who is also a cricketer and plays for Wellington. Not much is available on their relationship over the internet but one can easily see the love in the pictures both of them share on the Instagram. (Image: Instagram)