Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma
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Club: Delhi Capitals
Position: Bowler
Nationality: Indian
Age: 02.09.1988 (33)
Batting style: Right-Handed Bat
Wife: Pratima Singh
Bowling style: Right-arm fast-medium
Height: 6 ft. 3 in. (1.93m)
Weight: 76 Kgs
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Team: India National Cricket Team 2007 - 2020
Team: India National Cricket Team 2007 - 2016
Team: India National Cricket Team 2008 - 2013
Team: DC 2008 - 2020
Runs scored
720
Batting average
8.37
Balls faced
2400
50s
1
100s
0
Runs scored
72
Batting average
4.8
Balls faced
203
50s
0
100s
0
Runs scored
8
Batting average
8.0
Balls faced
9
50s
0
100s
0
Runs scored
55
Batting average
9.17
Balls faced
61
50s
0
100s
0

Season Team League
2007 - 2020 India National Cricket Team TEST
2007 - 2016 India National Cricket Team ICC ODI Championship
2008 - 2013 India National Cricket Team T20I
2008 - 2020 Delhi Capitals Indian Premier League

Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma has the following transfer career:

  • 2006/07–present – Delhi
  • 2008–2010 – Kolkata Knight Riders
  • 2011–2012 – Deccan Chargers
  • 2013–2015 – Sunrisers Hyderabad
  • 2016 – Rising Pune Supergiants
  • 2017 – Kings XI Punjab
  • 2018 – Sussex
  • 2019–present – Delhi Capitals

 

Biography

Ishant Vijay Sharma is an Indian cricketer who represents the country at the international level. He is the tallest Indian cricketer to feature in every format of the game. Ishant is a 6 ft. 4 in. right-arm fast-medium bowler and plays as a right-handed batsman.

He is the eleventh Indian bowler who picked up a hundred wickets in just seventy matches and crossed the 150 wickets mark in tests in 53 tests. He played his first Ranji Trophy for Delhi at 18 and swiftly climbed the stair of success. He has donned jerseys of multiple Indian Premier League teams in his long career of thirteen years.

The constant jumping from one team to another also shows that Ishant never aced the format of IPL. However, Sharma is currently with Delhi Capitals, and the IPL 2020 season could be a breakthrough season for him.

Ishant, popularly known as Lambu, was born on 2 September 1988 in Delhi. His father’s name is Vijay Sharma, and his mother’s name is Grisha Sharma. He tied the knot with former India women basketball player Pratima Singh on 10 December 2016. The Delhi-pacer was rewarded with the prestigious Arjuna Award in 2020 for his contribution to Indian cricket.