|Full Name||Ishan Chandranath Porel|
|Profession||Cricketer (Right-arm medium Bowler)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 3”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps: 12 inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|International Debut||U-19- 12 August 2017 against England U-19 at Hove|
|Jersey Number||#55 (India U-19)|
|Records (main ones)||2nd highest wicket taker in the 2017 Under-19 Challenger Trophy|
|Career Turning Point||His bowling performance in the 2018 Under-19 Challenger Trophy, where he took 13 wickets in 3 matches.|
|Date of Birth||5 September 1998|
|Age (as in 2018)||20 Years|
|Birth Place||Hooghly, West Bengal, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|Hometown||Chandannagar, West Bengal, India|
|Educational Qualification||School dropout|
|Family||Father- Chandranath Porel (Former Kabaddi player)
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
|Coaches/Mentors||Bibhas Das (Main coach), Waqar Younis, Pradip Mondal, Ashish De, Ashok Dinda, Ranadeb Bose
|Favourite Bowlers||Dale Steyn, Brett Lee|
|Girls, Family & More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ishan Porel
- Does Ishan Porel smoke?: No
- Does Ishan Porel drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Kamlesh was born into a Bengali family with a sports background.
- His grandfather, Subodh Chandra Porel, was a renowned kabaddi player of his times who had played for India, while his father Chandranath Porel also played kabaddi at the national level.
- At the age of 10, he started playing cricket as a batsman. But when his coach saw his huge height, he suggested him to try his luck as a bowler.
- He groomed his bowling skills at the National Sporting Club in Chandannagar, and Utpal Chatterjee Cricket Academy in Kolkata.
- He was also mentored by Waqar Younis at the Cricket Association of Bengal’s ‘Vision 2020’ camp for fast bowlers.
- In November 2017, he made his First-class debut against Vidarbha at Kalyani, where he took 4 wickets.
- He burst onto the scene during India U-19s match against Pakistan U-19 in the 2018 Under-19 World Cup, where he took 4 wickets and single-handedly demolished their batting line-up.
- Despite his excellent performance in the 2018 Under-19 World Cup, he remained unsold at the IPL auctions 2018.
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