Sandeep Lamichhane (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Biography & More

Sandeep Lamichhane


Full NameSandeep Lamichhane
NicknamesKancha, King of Spin, Nepal's Shane Warne
ProfessionCricketer (Right-arm bowler)
Famous ForLegbreak Googly
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 36 inches
- Waist: 28 inches
- Biceps: 10 inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutList A- 8 February 2018 against Namibia at Windhoek, Namibia
Jersey Number#25 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamDelhi Daredevils, Kowloon Cantons, Biratnagar Kings, Western Suburbs District Cricket Club, Lalitpur Patriots, St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Records (main ones)• In 2016, he became the fifth bowler to take a hat-trick in the ICC Under-19 World Cup when he picked 5 wickets against Ireland.
• In the same year, he became Nepal's leading wicket-taker by picking 14 wickets in six games.
• He also became the second highest wicket-taker in the 2016 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Bangladesh.
• In 2018, he became the first Nepal player to be selected in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
Career Turning PointWhen Delhi Daredevils signed him for IPL
Personal Life
Date of Birth2 August 2000
Age (as in 2017)17 Years
Birth PlaceSyangja, Nepal
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownSyangja, Nepal
SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
Coaches/MentorsRaju Khadka, Pubudu Dassanayake
HobbiesTravelling, Listening to music
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
ParentsFather- Chander Narayan Lamichhane (An employee in Indian Railway)
Mother- Name Not Known
Sandeep Lamichhane parents
SiblingsBrother- Mohan Lamichhane (Elder)
Sandeep Lamichhane brother Mohan Lamichhane
Sister- Indu Lamichhane Neupane
Sandeep Lamichhane sister Indu Lamichhane Neupane
Favourite Things
Favourite CricketersSachin Tendulkar, Shane Warne
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)IPL- ₹20 lakh/year


Sandeep LamichhaneSome Lesser Known Facts About Sandeep Lamichhane

  • Does Sandeep Lamichhane smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Sandeep Lamichhane drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Sandeep was born in Nepal. Though his family shifted to India when he was a child, he stayed in Nepal to fulfill his dream of becoming a cricketer.
  • He took interest in cricket when he was just six to seven years old and lived in Haryana, India where he spent his 5 years.
  • At the age of 11, he moved to Nepal and joined the ‘Chitwan Cricket Academy’ in Narayangarh, Bharatpur, Nepal where he received training under the guidance of Raju Khadka.
  • In November 2015, he played against a cricket team that played for the ‘Marylebone Cricket Club.’
  • In April 2016, he made his ‘List A’ debut for ‘Nepal’ against ‘Namibia’ at Kirtipur, Nepal.
  • In May 2016, he was playing for ‘Kowloon Cantons’ at the inaugural ‘Hong Kong T20 Blitz.’ Australian cricketer Michael Clarke was impressed with his performance and sponsored his tour for ‘Michael Clarke Cricket Academy.’
  • He also got the chance to play ‘Australian Grade Cricket’ in Sydney, Australia.
  • In the same year, he got selected in the ‘Nepal Under-19’ cricket team and played his first match for ‘2016 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup’ in Bangladesh.
  • In 2018, he got an opportunity to play for ‘Nepal’ in the ‘ICC World Cricket League Division Two’ and made his debut against ‘Namibia’, in which he picked 4 wickets by giving just 18 runs and declared as the ‘Man of the Match.’
  • He is the brand ambassador for ‘Invento Engineering & Consultant Private Limited.’
  • He is the first Nepalese who played the ‘Indian Premier League.’ ‘Delhi Daredevils’ bought him for Rs. 20 lakhs for the ‘2018 IPL’ auction.
  • He was also named among the top 10 players for the ‘2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier’ tournament by International Cricket Council.
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