Full Name
Lisa Sthalekar
Job Title
Adoptee, Cricket Commentator and Former Australian Cricketer
Adopt Change Ambassador
Speaker Bio

Lisa’s Australian parents found her abandoned in a hospital in Poona, 170km from Mumbai, India. It took them until she was 2 years of age to adopt her. Lisa has an older, adopted sister, Caprini.

Lisa is a former Australian cricketer, the first player in women’s history to score 1,000 runs and take 100 wickets.  Lisa is an accomplished cricket commentator, having covered two Indian Premier League seasons, World T20 (women’s and men’s) and U19 men’s world cup and Channel Ten’s BBL and WBBL. She recently covered the Tokyo 2020 Olympics for Channel Seven.

Lisa Sthalekar