Who is Jitesh Sharma?
Jitesh Sharma (born 22 October 1993) is an Indian cricketer who plays for Vidarbha. He made his List A debut on 27 February 2014, for Vidarbha in the 2013–14 Vijay Hazare Trophy. He made his first-class debut in the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy on 1 October 2015.
He was the leading run-scorer for Vidarbha in the 2018–19 Vijay Hazare Trophy, with 298 runs in seven matches. In February 2022, he was bought by the Punjab Kings in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.
Jitesh Sharma Biography, Wiki
Jitesh Sharma is a cricket player, who plays for the Vidarbha Cricket Team. He made his first-class debut in the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy on 1 October 2015. Jitesh Sharma was born on 22 October 1993, in Maharashtra.
Jitesh Sharma mainly plays in the team as a Wicketkeeper-batsman and is a prolific Right-hand batsman, having scored plenty of runs for the teams. He is a brilliant fielder and can field anywhere on the ground. He is good with both his, ground fielding, and his catching.
Jitesh Sharma plays for the Mumbai Indians, Vidarbha Cricket Team. He represents Vidarbha team in domestic cricket and is also a part of the Indian Premier League, where he plays for Mumbai Indians.
His best performance came in 2015/16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Jitesh emerged as the third highest run scorer and cemented his place in the white ball side.
In the 2016 Auction, he was bought by Mumbai Indians and was a part of the title winning team in 2017. He will make his comeback into the IPL 2022 for Punjab Kings, with impressive performances in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021/22.
|Full Name||Jitesh Sharma|
|Famous For||Indian Cricketer|
|Age||28 Year As Of The Year 2022|
|Birth Date||22 October 1993|
|Birth Place||Amravati, Maharashtra, India|
|Native Place||Amravati, Maharashtra, India|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Jitesh Sharma Career
Jitesh first got selected in the Vidharbha’s team. Later in 2014, he played his first Twenty 20 format match, against the team of Uttar Pradesh. Jitesh played his first match in Ranji Trophy in 2015 against Odisha’s team. He plays as the opener batsman and he has a strike rate of 133.18 in T20 format.
In list A cricket he played 22 matches with the highest score of 107. His strike rate while playing for Team A is 80.38. Jitesh has scored century in T20 Tournament and he has scored 106 runs. Jitesh Sharma is getting ready to play for the team of Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2017 tournament.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Jitesh Sharma broke into the Vidarbha senior side in the 2013-14 season on the back of strong performances in the 2012-13 Cooch Behar Trophy, where he scored 537 runs in 12 innings with two centuries and a fifty.
He made his List A debut in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2013-14 and for the first two seasons played only limited-overs matches for Vidarbha, batting mostly in the top order.
In the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2015-16, Jitesh finished as the third-highest run-getter in the tournament, scoring 343 runs at a strike rate of 143.51 with one century and two fifties. His attacking approach at the top of the order caught the eye of Mumbai Indians, who bought him for Rs 10 lakh in the IPL 2016 auction.
Jitesh made his Ranji Trophy debut in the 2015-16 season but had an ordinary tournament, scoring 180 runs in seven matches at an average of 18.
Jitesh Sharma FAQ’s
Q. Is Jitesh Sharma Age?
Ans. His age is 28 years.
Q. Where is the Born of Jitesh Sharma?
Ans. Amravati, Maharashtra, India.
Q.What is the name of Jitesh Sharma’s Father?
Ans. His father’s name is not known.
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