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Abhishek Sharma (Cricketer) Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Height: 5’ 8”
Girlfriend: Tania Singh (Alleged)
Age: 23 Years

Abhishek Sharma

Bio/Wiki
ProfessionCricketer (Batting allrounder)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutODI- Did not make yet
Test- Did not make yet
T20- Did not make yet
Jersey Number#4 (SunRisers Hyderabad)
Abhishek Sharma's jersey number 4
Domestic/State TeamClub Cricket

• Punjab Under-12
• Punjab Under-16 (2013-2016)
• Punjab Under-19 (2016-17)
• North Zone Under-19 (2016-2017)
• Central Districts XI (2017-2018)
• Punjab Under-23 (2018-2019)
• Punjab (2017-present)
Abhishek Sharma in Punjab jersey
• Punjab Reds (2020)

Indian Premier League (IPL)

• Delhi Daredevils (renamed Delhi Capitals) (2018)
Abhishek Sharma in Delhi Daredevils jersey
• SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) (2019-present)
Abhishek Sharma in SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) jersey

Other Teams

• India Under-19 (2018)
Abhishek Sharma in India Under-19 jersey
• India A
Coach/Mentor(s)• Rajkumar Sharma
Abhishek Sharma with his father cum coach, Rajkumar Sharma (right)
• Parkash Chand
• Harwinder Singh
Yuvraj Singh
Abhishek Sharma with Yuvraj Singh (right)
Rahul Dravid
• Rajan Gill
Batting StyleLeft-handed
Bowling StyleSlow-left-arm orthodox
Favourite ShotStraight drive, Cover Drive
Records• Fastest hundred by an Indian in List-A cricket (In 42 balls against Madhya Pradesh on 28 February 2021)
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Raj Singh Dungarpur Award for being the highest scorer in the Vijay Merchant Trophy (2015-2016)
Abhishek Sharma (right) with Raj Singh Dungarpur Award
• Honoured at the Hindustan Times Awards in 2017
Abhishek Sharma (left) at the Hindustan Times Awards
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 September 2000 (Monday)
Age (as of 2023)23 Years
BirthplaceAmritsar, Punjab, India
Zodiac signVirgo
NationalityIndian
HometownAmritsar
SchoolDelhi Public School (DPS), Amritsar
College/UniversityDAV College, Amritsar
ReligionHinduism [1]Facebook - Abhishek Sharma
Hobbies• Travelling
Abhishek Sharma during a visit to beach
• Play video games on PlayStation
• Gymming
Abhishek Sharma during a gym session
Piercing(s)In both ears
Abhishek Sharma's ear piercing
ControversyTania Singh Suicide

On 20 February 2024, a model named Tania Singh (also spelt as Tanya Singh) committed suicide by hanging herself in her apartment in Surat, Gujarat. While investigating, police found out that the last call made by Tania was done to Abhishek Sharma after which they sent a summon to Sharma for further questioning. It was later reported that police found many selfies on both of them in Tania's phone.
Abhishek Sharma with Tania Singh (right)
Reportedly, they were in a relationship and had broke up after which Sharma stopped talking to Tania. [2]Dainik Jagran
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsTania Singh (Model; committed suicide in 2024)
Abhishek Sharma with Tania Singh (left)
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather- Raj Kumar Sharma (former cricketer and now employed with Bank of India in Amritsar)
Abhishek Sharma with his father
Mother- Manju Sharma (Homemaker)
Abhishek Sharma with his mother (left) and sister
SiblingsSisters- 2
Komal Sharma (Doctor in S.G.R.D. Medical College, Amritsar)
Abhishek Sharma with his sister, Komal Sharma
• Sania Sharma (has a daughter named Amayra)
Abhishek Sharma with his sister, Sania Sharma
Abhishek Sharma with his niece, Amayra
Favourites
Cricketer(s)Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Abhishek Sharma With Sachin Tendulkar
Cheat MealPizza
FoodRajma Chawal
Actor(s)Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh
ActressDeepika Padukone
FilmExtraction (2020)
Fashion BrandH & M
Money Factor
Salary/Income (approx.)Rs 6.5 crore [3]Rediff

Note: This income is for 2024 from his IPL contract with SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH).

Abhishek Sharma

Some Lesser Known Facts About Abhishek Sharma

  • At the age of three and a half years, he started playing cricket. His father, Rajkumar Sharma trained him at a local cricket ground.

    A childhood photo of Abhishek Sharma

    A childhood photo of Abhishek Sharma

  • He later played cricket for several age group teams in Punjab while growing up.

    Abhishek Sharma during his early teenage years

    Abhishek Sharma during his early teenage years

  • He made his List A debut for Punjab on 25 February 2017 in the 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy, and his first-class debut for Punjab on 6 October 2017 in the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy.

    Abhishek Sharma during his Ranji debut

    Abhishek Sharma during his Ranji debut

  • In the 2018 Under-19 World Cup held in New Zealand, he helped the India Under-19 team win the World Cup. He has also played for India A in a few matches.

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for India Under-19

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for India Under-19

  • Delhi Daredevils (renamed Delhi Capitals) acquired him for Rs 55 lakhs against his base price of Rs 20 lakhs in the 2018 auction for Indian Premier League (IPL) season 11.

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for Delhi Daredevils

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for Delhi Daredevils

  • On 12 May 2018, he played his first IPL match against Royal Challengers Bangalore and scored 46 runs off 19 balls at a strike rate of 242.
  • He started playing for SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) in 2019. SRH acquired him for Rs 6.5 crore against his base price of Rs 20 lakh in the 2022 auction.

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for SunRisers Hyderabad

    Abhishek Sharma when he played for SunRisers Hyderabad

  • In the 2022-23 Ranji season, he captained Punjab.

    Abhishek Sharma when he became the captain of Punjab Ranji team

    Abhishek Sharma when he became the captain of the Punjab Ranji team

  • He helped Punjab score 275 runs for 6 wickets, by scoring 112 runs off 51 deliveries, during the 2023 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (SMAT). It is the highest T20 score by any Indian T20 team and also the highest number of sixes in an innings (22).

    Abhishek Sharma with 2023 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (SMAT)

    Abhishek Sharma with the 2023 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (SMAT)

  • He is fond of dogs and has a pet dog.

    Abhishek Sharma with his pet dog

    Abhishek Sharma with his pet dog

  • He plays golf whenever he gets time away from cricket.

    Abhishek Sharma during a golf session

    Abhishek Sharma during a golf session

  • His name made headlines when a model named Tania Singh committed suicide in 2024. [4]India Today

    A photo of model, Tania Singh

    A photo of model, Tania Singh

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