Karn Sharma (Cricketer) Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Family, Career, Net Worth, Wife, & More
Karn Sharma is an Indian Cricketer who lives in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He is an All- rounder who plays as left-handed batsman and right-arm leg break googly bowler. In 2014, he made his T-20 international debut against England. After that, he made is ODI debut against Sri Lanka in International match in 2014, same year he also made his debut in Test against Australia.
|Real name||Karn Sharma|
|Date of Birth||23 October 1987|
|Age (as 2022)||34 years old|
|Birth Place||Meerut, Uttar Pradesh|
|Parents||Father: Vinod Sharma|
Mother: Not Known
|Siblings||Sister: Kritika Sharma|
|Hometown||Meerut, Uttar Pradesh|
|Batting Style||left- handed|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm leg break googly|
|Net worth||Not known|
Birth & early life
Karn was born on 23 October 1987 in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He has been playing domestic cricket since 2007 representative of the railway team, but he got noticed in 2012-13 and was the highest-paid player in IPL 2014.
|Education Qualification||Not Known|
Karn started his career while working in Railway track repair. He made his first class debut in 2007 at Karnail Singh Stadium against Jammu and Kashmir, where he played as batsman while scoring 120 runs with 232 balls for Railways cricket team and won the match by inning and 88runs. After the in 2018 he was in squad of India Green for the Duleep Trophy, he was playing as wicket-keeper for Andhra Pradesh, with twelve dismissals in 8 matches.
On 7 September 2014, he made his T-20 International debut against England. After that on 13 November 2014 he made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka, but he did not get chance to bat on his debut match because he had a terrible outing with the ball. On 9 December 2014, Karn made his debut in Test against Australia in that match he played 2 innings and took 4 wickets.
In 2013, Karn Sharma was bought by Sunrises Hyderabad at price of Rs.3.75 crore in that year he played 13 matches and took 11 wickets at the economy of 6.60 and also scored 85 runs in 3 innings. From 2014 to 2016 he was in Hyderabad team. After that in 2017, he was sold to Mumbai Indians at price of Rs.3.20 crore and in 2018 to 2021 he was in Chennai team at price of Rs.5 crore. In 2022, Karn was sold to RCB at price of 50 Lakh.
|Matches||T-20: 7September 2014 against England |
ODI: 13 November 2014 against Sri Lanka
Test: 9 December 2014 agianst Australia
|Height (Approx.)||5 feet 8 inch|
|Weight (Approx.)||68 kg|
Facts of Karn Sharma
- Karn loves to travel in hills.
- In 2013, he made his IPL debut in Sunrisers Hyderabad.
- He was the highest-paid player of the 2014 and 2017 Indian premier league. Mumbai Indians bought him at 3.2 crores in 2017 IPL
- Till now he has played 2 ODIs, 1 test match, 1 Twenty20 international ODI, 34 first class.