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Sandeep Sharma (born 18 May 1993) is an Indian cricketer[1] who plays domestic cricket for Punjab. He is a right-arm medium pace bowler.

Sandeep Sharma
Personal information
Full nameSandeep Sharma
Born (1993-05-18) 18 May 1993 (age 25)
Patiala, Punjab, India
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm fast medium
RoleBowler
International information
National side
T20I debut17 July 2015 v Zimbabwe
Last T20I19 July 2015 v Zimbabwe
T20I shirt no.66
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2011–presentPunjab
2013–2017Kings XI Punjab (squad no. 66)
2018-presentSunrisers Hyderabad (squad no. 66)
Career statistics
Competition T20I FC LA T20
Matches 1 42 36 110
Runs scored 559 99 75
Batting average 10.96 12.37 15.00
100s/50s 0/1 0/0 0/0
Top score 51 18* 13*
Balls bowled 18 8,775 1,837 2,410
Wickets 0 162 60 127
Bowling average 26.10 24.51 23.99
5 wickets in innings 9 2 0
10 wickets in match 1 0 0
Best bowling 7/25 5/31 4/20
Catches/stumpings 0/– 9/– 9/– 24/–
Source: Cricinfo, 30 April 2019

Sharma has represented India at two Under-19 World Cups - 2010 and 2012. He was also part Under-19 team that won Under-19 World Cup in 2012. He was signed up by Kings XI Punjab in 2013.[2]

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Indian Premier LeagueEdit

Sharma took three wickets for 21 runs in his IPL debut match when he played for Kings XI Punjab against Sunrisers Hyderabad on 11 May 2013. In the 2017 edition of the IPL, Sharma claimed 3/22 from his four overs against Royal Challengers Bangalore and in the process became the first bowler to get the renowned trio of Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers out in the same game.[3]

In January 2018, he was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2018 IPL auction.[4]

International careerEdit

After his impressive domestic season with Punjab and Kings XI Punjab Sharma was picked in the 15-man squad for the limited overs tour of Zimbabwe in July 2015. He made his Twenty20 International debut against Zimbabwe on 17 July 2015.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sandeep Sharma - Cricinfo profile
  2. ^ Sandeep Sharma Signed by Kings XI Punjab
  3. ^ "Sandeep Sharmas rare feat: Gets Chris Gayle, Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers". Retrieved 5 May 2017.
  4. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  5. ^ "India tour of Zimbabwe, 1st T20I: Zimbabwe v India at Harare, Jul 17, 2015". ESPNCricinfo. Retrieved 17 July 2015.

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