Poonam Raut was born on 14 October 1989. She is a woman cricketer from India, who has played in Test cricket, women's one-day internationals and t20 internationals for India. Her batting style is Right-Hand Batting and bowling style is Right Arm off-break. On 15 May 2017, in an ODI versus Ireland, Raut set a world record for opening partnership of 320 runs with player Deepti Sharma, both contributing 109. She was part of the Indian team to reach the final of the 2017 Women's Cricket World Cup. Her test debut match was England Women v India Women at Wormsley, Aug 13-16, 2014.