Ishan Porel (Cricketer) Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Ishan Porel

Full NameIshan Chandranath Porel
ProfessionCricketer (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 ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutU-19- 12 August 2017 against England U-19 at Hove
Jersey Number#55 (India U-19)
Domestic/State TeamBengal
Records (main ones)2nd highest wicket taker in the 2017 Under-19 Challenger Trophy
Career Turning PointHis bowling performance in the 2018 Under-19 Challenger Trophy, where he took 13 wickets in 3 matches.
Personal Life
Date of Birth5 September 1998
Age (as in 2018)20 Years
Birth PlaceHooghly, West Bengal, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownChandannagar, West Bengal, India
SchoolNot Known
Educational QualificationSchool dropout
FamilyFather- Chandranath Porel (Former Kabaddi player)
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- 2
Ishan Porel with his family
Coaches/MentorsBibhas Das (Main coach), Waqar Younis, Pradip Mondal, Ashish De, Ashok Dinda, Ranadeb Bose
Ishan Porel with his coach Bibhas Das
Favourite Things
Favourite BowlersDale Steyn, Brett Lee
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known

Ishan Porel

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.