|Real Name||Hardik Pandya|
|Profession||Indian Cricketer (All-rounder)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
|International Debut||Test- N/A
T20- 26 January 2016 vs Australia in Adelaide
|Jersey Number||#228 (India)
|Domestic/State Team||Baroda, Mumbai Indians, India A, Indian Board Presidents XI|
|Nature on field||Very Aggressive
|Likes to play against||Australia
|Favourite Shot||Pull shot|
|Records (main ones)||Top scorer in 2016 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy with 377 runs and 10 wickets.|
|Career Turning Point||Opening match of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai|
|Date of Birth||11 October 1993|
|Age (as in 2017)||24 Years|
|Birth Place||Choryasi, Gujarat, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Baroda, Gujarat, India|
|Educational Qualifications||9th standard|
|Family||Father- Himanshu Pandya (Businessman)
Mother- Nalini Pandya
Brother- Krunal Pandya (Elder, Cricketer)
|Address||A 6,000-square feet penthouse in an apartment, Diwalipura area, Vadodara|
|Hobbies||Listening to music|
|Favourite Cricketer||Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh
Bowler: Harbhajan Singh
|Favourite Actor||Akshay Kumar|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Food||Gujarati cuisine|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Lisha Sharma (Ex-girlfriend, Model)
Elli AvrRam (Actress)
|Salary (as in 2018)||RETAINER FEE: ₹50 lakh
TEST FEE: ₹15 lakh
ODI FEE: ₹6 lakh
T20 FEE: ₹3 lakh
Some Lesser Known Facts About Hardik Pandya
- Does Hardik Pandya smoke?: Yes IndiaToday
- Does Hardik Pandya drink alcohol?: Yes
- Pandya is known for his big hitting and fearlessness attitude.
- In 2015, John Wright saw great potential in him and, therefore, he was taken in the Mumbai Indians (MI) IPL team.
- His father sacrificed a lot for his cricket career as he shifted from Surat to Barada just for him.
- Kiran More helped him a lot by not charging any fee from him for the first 3 years in his academy.
- He is often called “West Indian guy from Baroda,” due to his West Indian characteristic and behaviour.
- He plays the first-class cricket for Baroda cricket team.
- Though, he has so many tattoos, his favorite one is ‘Time is Money’ on his arm.
- He is a good friend of Irfan Pathan and Yusuf Pathan.
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