Jitesh Sharma – Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Girlfriend, And Family

Jitesh Sharma aka Jitu, who hails from the city of Amravati, Maharashtra, is an Indian domestic cricket player who started playing domestic cricket in the year 2014 and International Cricket career in 2023.

And Currently, he is part of the Indian team in International cricket and part of the Vidarbha team in domestic cricket, While In IPL, he is a part of Punjab Kings.

Biography 
Full NameJitesh Mohan Sharma
Nick NameJitu
Date of Birth22 October 1993
Jitesh Sharma age30 years
Birth PlaceAmravati, Maharashtra, India
Playing RoleWicket-Keeper Batsman
Batting StyleRight hand Bat
Bowling Style
Batting Position Middle Order
Physical Stats & More 
Jitesh Sharma Height (approx)In centimeters -175cm
In meters – 1.75 m
In feet – 5’8” feet
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack

Jitesh Sharma Batting Stats 🏏

BATTING Test ODI T20I T20 List A FC
Matches 9 106 47 18
Innings 7 98 43 27
Runs 100 2303 1350 661
Avg 14.28 27.41 32.14 24.48
SR 147.05 149.06 79.03 54.71
NO 0 14 1 0
Balls 68 1545 1708 1208
HS 35 106 107 69
100s 0 1 2 0
50s 0 10 7 4
4s 11 224 149 86
6s 4 105 21 10
Ct 3 63 46 56
St 1 16 6 5

Jitesh Sharma Bowling Stats

BOWLING Test ODI T20I T20 List A FC
Matches 9 106 47 18
Innings 0 1 1 0
Overs 0 1 2 0
Runs 0 5 6 0
Wkts 0 0 0 0
BBI
Econ 5.00 3.00
Avg
SR
4w 0 0 0 0
5w 0 0 0 0
10w 0 0 0 0
Career Info 
Teams India
Punjab Kings (IPL)
Vidarbha Domestic team
Cricket DebutDomestic Cricket debut

Domestic T20 Debut
He made his domestic T20s debut on 31 March 2014 against the Uttar Pradesh team.

List A cricket debut
He made his domestic List A debut on 27 February 2014 against the Rajasthan team

First-Class Cricket Debut
He made his domestic First-Class debut on 1st October 2015 against the Orissa team.

IPL Debut: with Punjab Kings

He made his IPL debut on 04 April 2022 against the CSK team, In which he scored 26 runs with 3 sixes.

International Cricket Debut:
Not yet Debut

T20I cricket debut
He made his T20I debut on 3 October 2023 against the Nepal team.

Test debut
Not Yet Debut
Coach/Mentor
Personal Life 
Zodiac signLibra
Jitesh Sharma Net Worth3 Cr+
SchoolN/A
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationGraduation
Jitesh Sharma Family Father- Ajay Kumar Sharma
Mother-
 Ashima Sharma
Cousin-
 Karnesh Sharma
Jitesh Sharma GirlfriendUnmarried
HobbiesPlaying Cricket
Favorite Things 
Favorite CricketersYuvraj Singh
Jitesh Sharma profile

Jitesh Sharma Biography (Wiki)

Indian domestic cricket player Jitesh, who is known as Sixer King in the domestic tournament, was born on 22 October 1993 in Amravati city of Maharashtra, And he is a wicket-keeper right-handed batsman who is known for his long-hitting ability.

And He came into the media limelight when he scored 26 runs in 17 balls against Chennai Super King in his IPL debut and together when he hit 3 lofty sixes.

Cricketer Jitesh Sharma’s Family

On the other hand, if we talk about Jitesh’s family, then his father’s name is Ajay Kumar Sharma who used to work in a private company and his mother’s name is Ashima Sharma who is a housewife and his cousin’s name is Karnesh Sharma.

Cricketer Jitesh Sharma FatherAjay Kumar Sharma
Cricketer Jitesh Sharma MotherAshima Sharma

Jitesh Sharma’s way of playing cricket

He is known for playing as a right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman and he is especially known for his long-hitting ability, and he plays as a finisher in his team.

Jitesh Sharma’s domestic Cricket Career & debut

Jitesh Sharma aka ‘Jitu’ made his debut in domestic T20 cricket on 31 March 2014 against the Uttar Pradesh team in Nagpur, and in the T20 format, Jitesh has scored 1329 runs in 54 matches at an average of 28.27 and a strike rate of 141.83. And he has also scored eight half-centuries and one century in his T20 cricket career.

And apart from that Jitesh had a stellar performance in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2022 season, where he scored 214 runs in 8 matches at an average of 53.50. During this, his strike rate was 235.16, which impressed the cricket experts a lot.

Jitesh’s First-Class cricket debut

He made his First-Class cricket debut playing with the Vidarbha team against the Orissa team on 1st October 2015. He has played 16 first-class matches so far, in which he has scored 553 runs at an average of 24.04.

List A cricket debut

He made his debut in List A cricket on 27 February 2014 while playing against the Rajasthan team, and has also played 41 List-A matches, in which Jitesh has scored 1266 runs at an average of 34.21.

Jitesh Sharma International Career

If we talk about Jitesh Sharma’s international cricket career, then, For the first time He was included in the Indian T20I cricket team in January 2023 for the T20I Series against Sri Lanka. But he did not get a chance to play any matches, Then In Oct 2023, He was again included in the Indian T20I team for the Asian game against Nepal, And he made his T2O International debut on 3 October 2023 against Nepal during the Asian Games.

And Jitesh scored his first 30+ runs against Australia in the Australia tour of India T20I Series, In which he scored a total of 36 runs in just 19 balls with a strike rate of 184.21.

Jitesh Sharma ODI debutNot Yet Debut
Jitesh Sharma T20I debut3 October 2023 against Nepal
Jitesh Sharma Test debutNot Yet Debut

Jitesh Sharma’s IPL Career & Debut

He joined the Mumbai Indians team in IPL 2016, but he was released in the year 2018 without playing a match, then, he was bought by Punjab Kings in the IPL 2022 auction for 20 lakhs, and he is showing his ability along with batting & wicketkeeping. And he made his debut in IPL cricket on 04 April 2022 against the CSK team, and he has scored 26 runs with 3 long sixes in his IPL debut match.

Jitesh Sharma IPL 2022 prices20 Lakhs
Jitesh Sharma IPL 2023 pricesRetained

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