Meg Lanning Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Net Worth

Meg Lanning is an Australian cricketer who has played many matches for the Australian national team and captained them to win many World Cups. She has won 7 World Cups as a member of the Australian team. She set up many records with her batting performances in international cricket and the Women’s Big Bash League. She was an auction of the Women’s Premier League.

Meg Lanning (Cricketer) Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Biography, Net Worth


Real nameMeg Lanning
Profession                                         Cricketer
Date of birth25 March 1992
Age31 years old (as of 2024)
NationalityAustralian – Singaporean
Zodiac SignAries
SchoolWarrawee Public School, Carey Baptist Grammar School
Boyfriend/SpouseNot known
Sexual OrientationStraight
International Retirement9 November 2023
Jersey Number# 17 (Australia)
Coach/mentorNeil Williams
Batting StyleRight-handed
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium pace

Early Life

Meghann Moira Lanning aka Meg Lanning was born on Wednesday, 25 March 1992 in Singapore. Her father’s name is Wayne, and her mother’s name is Sue. Her father is a banker, and her mother is an athlete. She is fourth among five siblings. Her younger sister Anna is also a cricketer.

Education Qualification

Many years after her high school graduation, in 2019, she completed a bachelor’s degree in exercise and health science at the Australian Catholic University, a public university that has 7 campuses in Australia.

SchoolWarrawee Public School, Carey Baptist Grammar School
CollageAustralian Catholic University
Education qualificationNot known

Family & Relationship

Parents NameFather- Wayne Mother- Sue
Sister’s NameAnna Lanning
Brother’s NamePhill Lanning
HusbandNot Known
Daughter’s NameNot Known

Meg Lanning Age

Meghann Moira Lanning aka Meg Lanning was born on Wednesday, 25 March 1992 (age 32 years old; as of 2024) in Singapore. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Meg Lanning (Cricketer) Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Biography, Net Worth


BoyfriendNot Known
Husband NameNone
Marital statusUnmarried

Physical Stats

HeightIn centimeters- 173 cm
In meters- 1.73 m
In feet inches- 5’8”
WeightIn kilograms- 58 kg
In pounds- 127 lbs
Eyes ColourBlue
Hair ColourBlonde
Skin ColourFair
Body measurement32-26-34


  • ICC Women’s T20I Cricketer of the Year in 2014.
  • Belinda Clark Award in 2014, 2015, and 2017.
  • Wisden Leading Women Cricketer in the World in 2015.
  • ICC Women’s ODI Cricketer of the Year in 2015.
  • Women’s Big Bash League Player of the Tournament in the 2015-16 season.
  • Melbourne Stars Player of the Season in 2015-16 and 2016-17 seasons.
  • Women’s National Cricket League Player of the Tournament in the 2016-17 season.
  • Carey Medal in 2019.
Meg Lanning (Cricketer) Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Biography, Net Worth

Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL)

In the inaugural season of WBBL in the 2015-16 season, she became the first player to be signed by Melbourne Stars and became their first captain. She played for them in the 2016-17 season and signed up with Perth Scorchers in the 2017-18 season; however, she did not play any match in that season due to a shoulder injury. She captained Perth Scorchers in the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons. She signed up with Melbourne Stars again in the 2020-21 season and captained them in the 2020-21 and 2021-22 seasons.

Meg Lanning’s Net Worth

Net worth – 2023$9 Million + (Approx)
Net worth in Indian rupeesINR- 70-72 Crore + (Approx)
Yearly IncomeNot Known
Monthly IncomeNot Known
Annual ExpensesNot Known

Some Lesser Facts

  • Her favorite meal to prepare is Cooked lamb shoulder, and her least favorite food ingredient is Coriander.
  • Her favorite sports movie is The Blind Side.
  • Her favourite city where she has not played any cricket matches is the Spanish city of Barcelona.
  • Delhi Capitals acquired her for the inaugural season of the Women’s Premier League (WPL) in 2023 for Rs 1.1 Crore.
  • She led the Australian team to win the gold medal in the T20 tournament at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games.
  • She has won five T20 World Cups out of the six T20 World Cups she has played in from 2012 to 2023 except in 2016.
  • She played in 9 matches in the 2022 ODI World Cup held in New Zealand and made 294 runs at an average of 32.67. She scored 135 runs against South Africa in a group-stage match and captained them to clinch the trophy.
  • Her first test fifty came in 2019 when she made 57 runs against England. She made 93 runs in a test match against England in January 2022.

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