Gurinder Sandhu

Country: Australia
Born: June 14, 1993, Blacktown, New South Wales
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium
Playing role: Bowler

Gurinder Sandhu Bio

Gurinder Singh Sandhu, a towering fast bowler from Australia, has etched his name in the cricketing circles with his impressive skills on the field. Standing at a remarkable height of 194 centimeters, Sandhu has become a force to be reckoned with in both domestic and international cricket.

Born in Australia to Indian parents who migrated from Punjab to Sydney in the 1980s, Sandhu’s cricketing journey began at a young age. Encouraged by his father, Iqbal, who worked as a taxi driver, Sandhu found himself immersed in the sport, attending countless junior cricket matches across the city. Little did they know that this passion for cricket would pave the way for Sandhu’s extraordinary cricketing career.

Sandhu made his breakthrough on the Australian domestic scene in the 2012-13 season when he secured a rookie contract with New South Wales. Within a short span, his performances demanded attention, and he quickly made a name for himself. Despite playing only two Sheffield Shield games and four in the Ryobi Cup that season, Sandhu’s ability to take wickets at crucial intervals couldn’t be ignored.

In a remarkable turn of events, Sandhu was selected to represent Australia A and the Prime Minister’s XI in the same year. His exceptional performances earned him recognition and accolades, culminating in him being awarded the prestigious Steve Waugh Medal as the best New South Wales player for the year.

Standing tall and armed with an impressive bounce, Sandhu’s bowling style poses a formidable challenge for batsmen. His ability to swing the ball both ways adds an extra dimension to his bowling arsenal, making him a difficult prospect to face. In the 2013-14 Ryobi Cup, Sandhu’s skills were on full display as he claimed 11 wickets at an average of 28.09, further solidifying his position as a rising star in Australian cricket.

However, Sandhu faced a dip in form during the 2013-14 Sheffield Shield, requiring him to regroup and rediscover his best in the longer format of the game. With his unwavering determination and hunger for success, Sandhu was determined to make himself a regular feature in the New South Wales team.

Beyond his achievements on the cricket field, Sandhu’s story is one of perseverance and dedication. His background and upbringing have instilled in him a strong work ethic and humility, driving him to constantly improve and push boundaries. It is this relentless pursuit of excellence that has earned him the respect and admiration of fans and fellow players alike.

As Sandhu’s career continues to flourish, he remains a promising talent to watch out for in Australian cricket. With his towering presence, exceptional skill set, and the experience gained from playing at a domestic and international level, Gurinder Singh Sandhu is undoubtedly set to leave an indelible mark on the sport.

Gurinder Sandhu Career Stats

Gurinder Sandhu Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
FC 52 66 9 940 97* 16.49 2096 44.84 0 2 108 17 22 0
List A 72 39 14 364 51 14.56 508 71.65 0 1 33 7 19 0
T20s 76 26 14 110 20* 9.16 112 98.21 0 0 8 3 18 0

Gurinder Sandhu Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is - - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 2 2 120 107 3 2/49 2/49 35.66 5.35 40 0 0 0
FC 52 88 9240 4345 141 6/57 7/59 30.81 2.82 65.5 6 5 0
List A 72 71 3591 3083 135 7/56 7/56 22.83 5.15 26.6 8 3 0
T20s 76 75 1447 1958 74 4/22 4/22 26.45 8.11 19.5 1 0 0

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