|Full Name||Sandeep Lamichhane|
|Nicknames||Kancha, King of Spin, Nepal's Shane Warne|
|Profession||Cricketer (Right-arm bowler)|
|Famous For||Legbreak 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
|International Debut||List A- 8 February 2018 against Namibia at Windhoek, Namibia|
|Jersey Number||#25 (Domestic)|
|Domestic/State Team||Delhi 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 Point||When Delhi Daredevils signed him for IPL|
|Date of Birth||2 August 2000|
|Age (as in 2017)||17 Years|
|Birth Place||Syangja, Nepal|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Coaches/Mentors||Raju Khadka, Pubudu Dassanayake|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Listening to music|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Parents||Father- Chander Narayan Lamichhane (An employee in Indian Railway)
Mother- Name Not Known
|Siblings||Brother- Mohan Lamichhane (Elder)
Sister- Indu Lamichhane Neupane
|Favourite Cricketers||Sachin Tendulkar, Shane Warne|
|Salary (as in 2018)||IPL- ₹20 lakh/year|
- 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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