Abhishek Sharma

Abhishek Sharma

Abhishek Sharma was born on September 4, 2000, in Amritsar, Punjab, India. He is a left-handed all-rounder who bats at the top of the order and bowls slow left-arm orthodox. Abhishek has been recognized for his performances in the Indian domestic circuit, playing for Punjab, and has also made a name for himself in the Indian Premier League (IPL), where he has played for teams such as the Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad. Known for his aggressive batting and handy bowling, Sharma has emerged as one of the promising young talents in Indian cricket.


Abhishek Sharma’s cricket journey began in Punjab, where his talent was nurtured from a young age. His father, Raj Kumar Sharma, a former cricketer, played a significant role in his early cricket development. Abhishek made headlines with his performances for India at the Under-19 level, including a notable contribution to India’s victorious campaign in the 2018 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

Following his success at the Under-19 level, Abhishek was picked up by the Delhi Capitals in the IPL, and later, he moved to the Sunrisers Hyderabad, where he has been given opportunities to open the batting. Sharma has impressed with his ability to score quickly and take on the bowlers from the outset, showcasing his potential as a future star for Indian cricket.

Sporting Achievements

  • Indian Premier League (IPL): Abhishek Sharma has made significant contributions in the IPL, showcasing his talent as a powerful hitter and a part-time spinner. His performances at the top of the order for Sunrisers Hyderabad have been particularly noteworthy, making him one of the young players to watch in the league.
  • Domestic Cricket: In domestic cricket, Sharma has been a key player for Punjab across formats. His all-round abilities have helped his team in crucial matches, demonstrating his capability to perform under pressure.
  • Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Abhishek was part of the Indian squad that won the 2018 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup. His performances in the tournament, including a quickfire 50 in the final, were instrumental in India’s success.

Abhishek Sharma’s journey from playing cricket in Punjab to making an impact in the IPL and domestic cricket is a testament to his hard work and talent. As he continues to develop his game and gain more experience, Sharma is poised to be an important player for his domestic team and potentially for the Indian national team in the future.

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