Abhishek Sharma (Cricketer) Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Family, Career, Net Worth, Wife, & More
Abhishek Sharma is an Indian cricketer who lives in Amritsar, Punjab. He is an all-rounder who plays left-handed batsman and left-arm orthodox spin. He plays for Punjab in domestic cricket and for Sunrises Hyderabad in Indian Premier League. He made his List A debut on 25 February 2017 and first class debut on 6 October 2017 and he was also selected for the Youth ODI team as a captain
|Real name||Abhishek Sharma|
|Date of Birth||4 September 2000|
|Age (as 2022)||22 years old|
|Birth place||Amritsar, Punjab|
|Parents||Father: Raj Kumar Sharma |
Mother: Manju Sharma
|Siblings||Sister: Komal and Sania Sharma|
|Bowling Style||Left-arm orthodox spin|
|Coach||Raj Kumar |
W V Raman
|Net worth||Not Known|
Birth & Early Life
Abhishek Sharma was born on 4 September 2000 in Amritsar, Punjab. He was born into a family of cricket background, it made his life easier as he was supported by his parents. At age of 3, he started his cricket practice. He started playing cricket under the guidance of his father at Gandhi Sports Complex Club.
|School||Delhi Public School|
|Education Qualification||Not Known|
Abhishek Sharma was first caught the eyes of spectators when he made his under 19 debut for Punjab, in Vinoo Mankad Trophy, he scored a brilliant century in his debut match. He was the leading run scorer in the Vijay Merchant Trophy in 2015-16. In 2018, he was the part of Vijay Hazare Trophy and he played significantly well for his state team.
In 2018, he was bought by Delhi Daredevils at price of Rs.55 Lakh. In that year, he made his T-20 debut while playing for Delhi. He played 3 matches and scored 63 runs at average of 63. In 2019, he was in Sunrises Hyderabad but he did not get much innings to play. After that In 2022, he played 14 matches and scored 426 runs at the average of 30.43.
|International Debut||Under-19 10 November 2017 against Malaysia|
|Domestic Debut||First class: 6 October 2017 against Himachal Pradesh |
List A: 25 February 2017 against Vidarbha
IPL: 12 May 2018 against RCB
|Height||5 feet 7 inch|
Facts of Abhishek Sharma
- Abhishek achieved a rare feat when he became the 1st cricketer to bag 2 prestigious BCCI awards- Raj Singh Dungarpur for being both highest run scorer and highest wicket taker.
- Abhishek has made the record when he debut in first class match and made century against Himachal Pradesh.
- His favorite cricketers are Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni.
- He loves pizza to eat.