Ishant Sharma-Biography, Career, Award and Net Worth
Ishant Sharma is an Indian Cricketer famous for his fast-medium bowler. He is one of the most dedicated bowlers in India set-up who wear the jersey of number 1. In his life achievement, he has crossed 100 wickets in 70 matches. He is also named as “Lambu” by his teammates as he has a height of 6’4″ tall.
Born on 2nd September 1988, Delhi, India, he was playing for the team “King XI Punjab” in Indian Premier League 2017 along with famous player Virendra Sehwag, Hashim Amla, Micheal Johnson and his team.
Ishant Sharma ‘s Personal Life and Love Life
Ishant is a son of Vijay Sharma and Grisha Sharma in the city of Delhi. He was grown up with his elder sister Eva and follows Hinduism.
He did his education up to 10th standard from Ganga International School, Delhi. His interest was in playing cricket from his childhood: as Shravan Kumar was his mentor.
This international cricketer was in a relationship with Pratima Singh and got married to her on 9th December 2016.
Ishant Sharma ‘s Career and Award
Ishant made his 1st class league at the age of 18 where he was called in Indian Squad for the tour of South Africa in 2006-07. It was decided not to select him in the tournament as per his height and lean physical structure, somehow, he got selected.
In 2007, he made his International tournament in the test match in Bangladesh tour. But he came to limelight after his fast bowling about 152.2 km/h to Rickey Ponting on Boxing Test in the year 2011.
Being a right arm fast-medium bowler, he has a record of 130 km/h (81 mph) bowling in Indian set-up. In IPL, he used to play for Kolkata Knight Riders owned by Shah Rukh Khan. Later he was transferred to Sunrisers Hyderabad. , he was playing for Kings XI Punjab the team of Preity Zinta. He was one of the highest paid
Moreover, he was playing for Kings XI Punjab in 2017, the team owned by Preity Zinta. He was one of the highest paid cricketers who was brought for a winning bid of $950 thousand.
This cricketer player has won many awards for which he received the man of the match in the 1st test match for Pataudi Trophy Test series in 2014 where India won by 95 runs.
Ishant Sharma ‘s Net Worth
Being one of the successful bowlers of Indian Cricket team, he has successfully received an estimated net worth of $3 million. He is enjoying his career and living a lavish lifestyle with family in the city of Delhi.
He is a car lover and owns Audi S5-sports car, Audi RX5 and Volkswagen Polo in his collection. He loves eating different cuisine among which his favorite is Grilled meat and loves anything cooked by his mother.