Ishan Kishan

Country: India
Born: July 18, 1998, Patna, Bihar
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Playing role: Wicketkeeper Batter

Ishan Kishan Bio

Ishan Pranav Kumar Pandey Kishan, born on July 18, 1998, in Patna, Bihar, is an immensely talented cricket player from India. Known for his exceptional wicketkeeping skills and explosive batting, Kishan has captured the attention of cricket enthusiasts and experts alike with his mesmerizing performances on the field.

Hailing from the same state as the legendary cricketer MS Dhoni, Kishan began his cricketing journey in Jharkhand. He made his mark on the international stage when he led the Indian team at the Under-19 World Cup in 2016, held in Bangladesh. Although his team finished runners-up to the West Indies, Kishan’s leadership qualities and determination were evident throughout the tournament.

During the Under-19 World Cup, Kishan faced challenging conditions on seamer-friendly tracks, which impacted his scoring opportunities. Despite this, he showcased his potential and played a crucial role for the Indian team. In the six innings, Kishan managed to score 73 runs, displaying great composure and technique under pressure.

Kishan’s breakthrough moment came in a Ranji Trophy clash against Saurashtra in October 2015, where he caught the attention of the cricketing world. In that match, he delivered a scintillating knock of 87 runs from just 69 balls, including eight sixes. This remarkable innings demonstrated his ability to take on any bowler and dominate the game.

His extraordinary performances did not stop there. Two months later, Kishan led the India Under-19s to a magnificent triumph in a one-day tri-series in Sri Lanka, which also involved England and the hosts. His exceptional leadership skills and outstanding batting prowess propelled the Indian team to victory and further cemented his place as a rising star in Indian cricket.

Kishan made his first-class debut for Jharkhand in December 2014. In his initial ten matches at this level, he showcased his consistency and hunger for runs by scoring a century and five fifties. His impressive performances attracted the attention of the Gujarat Lions team, who picked him up in the 2016 IPL auction for INR 35 lakh ($US 52,000 approx) at a tender age of 17. This highlighted the faith that the franchise had in his abilities, placing him amongst some of the biggest names in world cricket.

As Kishan continues to grow and develop as a cricketer, his attacking approach to batting, combined with his agility behind the stumps, make him a valuable asset to any team. With his remarkable talent and determination, he has the potential to carve out a prominent place in Indian cricket history.

Ishan Pranav Kumar Pandey Kishan is a gifted cricketer from India who has already achieved remarkable feats in his young career. With his exceptional wicketkeeping skills and powerful batting, he is destined for greater success in the years to come. As he continues to evolve and showcase his abilities on the field, Kishan is undoubtedly a player to watch out for in the cricketing world.

Ishan Kishan Career Stats

Ishan Kishan Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 3 2 78 52* 78 91 85.71 0 1 8 2 5 0
T20Is 32 32 1 796 89 25.67 640 124.37 0 6 79 36 13 3
ODIs 27 24 2 933 210 42.4 913 102.19 1 7 95 33 13 2
FC 50 85 7 3063 273 39.26 4423 69.25 6 17 369 69 104 11
List A 104 98 7 3482 210 38.26 3691 94.33 5 19 342 117 101 11
T20s 172 164 10 4435 113* 28.79 3382 131.13 3 26 433 196 91 14

Ishan Kishan Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 32 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 50 2 30 19 0 - - - 3.8 - 0 0 0
List A 104 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 172 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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