Ishan Kishan, a very popular name nowadays. Within a very short span of time, he acquired a lot of limelight. Recently he joined Team India and is playing against England in the international T-20 series held at Ahmedabad. Ishan had made a good growth in his career, from state level cricket to National and International level cricket. Today, I will discuss the biography of Ishan Kishan which will cover all the important details including his height, weight, girlfriends, career, family background, school, etc.
1. Personal details:
|Full name||Ishan Kishan|
|Father’s name||Pranav Kumar Pandey|
|Mother’s name||Suchitra Singh|
|Siblings||Raj Kishan (Brother)|
|Birth place||Body Gaya, Bihar, India|
|Age (till 2020)||22 years|
|Hometown||Nawada, Bihar,, India|
|Girlfriends||Aditi Hundia (Model)|
|School||Delhi Public School, Patna, Bihar, India|
|College||College of Commerce, Patna, Bihar, India|
2. Physical statistics:
|Height (approx.)||5 feet 6 inches (168 cms)|
|Weight (approx.)||60 kgs (132 lbs)|
|Chest measurement (approx.)||38 inches|
|Waist measurement (approx.)||30 inches|
|Biceps measurement (approx.)||12 inches|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
|Playing best||Batsman and Wicket-keeper|
|Best shot||Pull shot|
|Batting style||Left-handed batsman|
|ODI series||Not played yet|
|Test series||Not played yet|
|T-20I series||Played on 14.03.2021 at Narendra Modi stadium, Ahmedabad against England|
|U-19 series||Played on 28.01.2016 at Dhaka against Ireland|
- In Ranji Trophy, he hit maximum sixes, i.e., 14 in an innings against Delhi.
- Scored about 273 runs against Delhi in Ranji Trophy, which is the highest for any player from Jharkhand.
- He was the captain of India U-19, and in 2016-2017 , the team remained unbeatable for 5 matches and reached the U-19 World Cup.
- He scored his first 50 in international T-20 against England.
5. Interesting facts about Ishan Kishan:
- Ishan’s father was a builder by profession.
- Ishan started playing cricket at a very young age of 7 years.
- His hobbies are playing Table Tennis and Billiards.
- He was the team captain for the School World Cup in Aligarh.
- His brother Raj Kishan was a former State level Cricketer. He is the one who supported Ishan for pursuing his passion, Cricket.
- He was always into cricket and used to make drawings of cricket forms in his school notebooks, for which he got terminated from the School.
- Ishan moved to play for Jharkhand due to some registration issues between BCCI and Bihar Cricket Association.
- Ishan’s favourite cricketers are MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Adam Gilchrist.
- He always wanted to play for Chennai Super Kings under MS Dhoni or Rajasthan Royals under Rahul Dravid, but unfortunately both the teams were ruled out for the year 2015-2017.
- His career took a turning point after scoring 273 runs in the Ranji Trophy and he was selected for IPL 2016.
- Rahul Dravid was very important by his performance in the Ranji Trophy.
- He was the captain of India U-19 team who went into World Cup finals but lost to West Indies.
- In 2016, he was chosen by Gujarat Lions for INR 35 lakhs.
- Ishan for the opportunity to play in IPL at a young age of 17.
- Ishan was later picked up by Mumbai Indians in the year 2018.
- During IPL 2018, he almost lost one of his eyes sure to a shot by Hardik Pandya.
- Ishan scored 173 runs in the Vijay Hazare Trophy against Madhya Pradesh on 20.02.2021.
- He scored his first international 50 in T-20 debut against England. He is the second cricketer after Ajinkya Rahane to score this.
This was all about Ishan Kishan Biography. Ishan is an emerging star of cricket. Within a such short span of time, he gained so much popularity and impressed everyone with his skills. His debut in the T-20 international is being talked all around the world. Hope to see more magic of cricket from him on the field. Wishing him a very good luck for his career.