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Ish Sodhi Height, Weight, Age, Affair, Biography & More

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Bio
Real NameInderbir Singh Sodhi
NicknameIsh
ProfessionCricketer (Bowler)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’
Weightin Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
International DebutTest- 9 October 2013 vs Bangladesh in Chittagong
ODI- 2 August 2015 vs Zimbabwe in Harare
T20- 5 July 2014 vs West Indies in Dominica
Coach/MentorDipak Patel (former New Zealand cricketer)
Jersey Number#61 (New Zealand)
Domestic/State TeamsNorthern Knights, Adelaide Strikers
Bowling StyleRight-arm legbreak
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Nature on fieldCool
Favourite BallNot Known
Records/Achievements (main ones)• In the 2016-17 edition of Big Bash League, while playing for the Adelaide Strikers, Sodhi clinched magnificent bowling figures of 6/11 from 3.3 overs in a match against the Sydney Thunder. Notably, Sodhi's 6/11 are the second best bowling figures in the Big Bash history after Lasith Malinga's 6/7.
• In a match against Pakistan in 2014, Sodhi scored 63 with the bat thus recording the best batting figure ever by a New Zealand No. 10 batsman in Test cricket.
Career Turning PointSodhi's consistent performances at the domestic circuit helped him get an early call-up for the New Zealand 'A' squad.
Personal Life
Date of Birth31 October 1992
Age (as in 2016)24 Years
Birth PlaceLudhiana, Punjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
NationalityKiwi
HometownAuckland, New Zealand
SchoolPapatoetoe High School, Auckland, New Zealand
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
FamilyFather- Rajbir Singh Sodhi (Doctor)
Mother- Simrat Sodhi (Teacher)
Ish Sodhi parents
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
ReligionSikhism
HobbiesWatching movies, playing Basketball
Favourite Things
Favourite FilmThe Notebook (2004)
Favourite CricketersDaniel Vettori, Anil Kumble
Favourite Cricket GroundSydney Cricket Ground (SCG), Australia
Favourite Dance MoveThe Running Man
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeN/A
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
Son- N/A

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Ish Sodhi

  • Does Ish Sodhi smoke: Not Known
  • Does Ish Sodhi drink alcohol: Yes
  • Sodhi’s family migrated to Auckland from Ludhiana, Punjab in the year 1996. He was only 4 years old at that time.
  • As a child, Sodhi bowled right arm fast-medium. However, at his mentor’s (Dipak Patel) behest, he switched to leg-break.
  • Sodhi was rated No. 2 at his high school club, Papatoetoe.
  • As of February 27, 2017, he has 5-five wicket hauls to his name in 45 first-class matches played so far.
  • Although a number of Indian origin cricketers like Dipak Patel, Jeetan Patel and Tarun Nethula have played for the Black Caps, Sodhi is so far the only Kiwi player to have been born on the Indian soil!
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