Cricketer Jitesh Sharma age, height, biography, career, batting stats, IPL team

Cricketer Jitesh Sharma age, height, biography, career, batting stats, IPL team

Jitesh Sharma is an Indian professional cricketer, learn about his age, height, biography, career, stats, hometown, IPL, and net worth

Jitesh Sharma is an Indian professional cricketer who currently plays for Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He had a successful season with the Punjab Kings, amassing 234 runs in 12 games during the IPL 2022 season. He is now involved in India’s squad in the ongoing T20I series against Sri Lanka.

Cricketer Jitesh Sharma age, height, biography, state, career, batting stats, IPL team

Jitesh Sharma is a wicket-keeper batsman who will replace Sanju Samson in India’s squad for the next two Twenty20 Internationals against Sri Lanka. Sanju Samson has been ruled out of the remaining two games due to a knee injury suffered during the first game. Many fans are searching for Jitesh Sharma, and we have provided you with all of the information you want.

Who is Jitesh Sharma?

Full Name: Jitesh Sharma

Born: 22 October 1993 ( age 29 years)

Birthplace: Amravati, Maharashtra

Profession: Cricketer

Role: Wicket-keeper batsman

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Batting Style: Right hand

Jitesh Sharma, 29, was born in Amravati, Maharashtra, India, on October 22, 1993. He is an Indian professional cricketer who currently represents Vidarbha in Indian domestic cricket competitions and plays for Punja Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was born to Mohan and Ashima Sharma and has an elder brother, Karnesh Sharma. He was born in Amravati to a Brahmin family and follows Hinduism.

Jiten began playing cricket as a kid and hoped to be a professional player. He subsequently went on to join the Sant Gajanan Cricket Academy in Amravati, Maharashtra, to improve his batting talents. He passed from Golden Kids English High School after completing his schooling there.

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Playing Career

Jitesh began his professional cricket career with Vidharbha and made his T20 debut against Uttar Pradesh in 2014. In 2015, he made his Ranji Trophy debut against Odisha. In the T20 format, he used to open the innings and has appeared in 22 List-A games, scoring one century. He also had an outstanding 2022 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy season, amassing 224 runs in 10 games for Vidarbha with a strike rate of 175.00.

Jitesh Sharma – IPL career

Jitesh Sharma debuted in the 2017 season of the IPL. He was then purchased by the Mumbai Indians for a base fee of ten lakh rupees. Following his time with the Mumbai Indians, he was purchased by the Punjab Kings for 20 lacks INR in 2022. He is one of 16 players retained by the Punjab Kings for the IPL 2023 season.

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