Philip Salt is a right-handed wicket-keeper batsman from the England who has been playing domestic cricket since 2015 and international cricket since 2021. And he is a part of only ODI and T20I formats of international cricket.
And Currently, He plays for Sussex in State level cricket, and plays for Delhi Capitals in Indian Premiere League (IPL)
|Full Name||Philip Dean Salt|
|Famous Name||Philip Salt|
|Date of Birth||28 August 1996|
|Philip Salt age||27 years|
|Birth Place||Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire, Wales, United Kingdom|
|Playing Role||Wicket-keeper, Batter|
|Batting Style||Right-Hand Bat|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm medium|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Philip Salt Heights (approx.)||In centimeters -178cm|
In meters – 1.78 mm
In feet – 5’10” feet
Lahore Qalandars (2018)
Islamabad United (2019–2021)
Barbados Tridents (2019)
Manchester Originals (2021)
Dambulla Giants (2021)
Lahore Qalandars (2022)
Mumbai Indians (2021)
Delhi Capitals (2023- present)
|Philip Salt’s Cricket Debut||Domestic Cricket debut|
He made his T20s debut on 20 May 2016 against the Gloucs domestic team.
List A cricket debut
He made his List A debut on 19 August 2015 against the Essex domestic team.
First-Class Cricket Debut
He made his First-Class debut on 08 July 2016 against the Pakistanis team.
International Cricket Debut
He made his ODI debut on 8 July 2021 while playing against the Pakistan team at Cardiff.
He made his T20I debut on 26 January 2022 against the West Indies team at Bridgetown.
Not yet debut
|Philip Salt’s Coach/Mentor||Not Known|
|Family||Father- Chris Salt|
Mother- Not Known
Siblings- Sam salt (Brother) and Dani salt sister)
|Philip Salt Wife||–|
Philip Salt biography (Wiki)
27 years-Old English wicket-keeper batsman cricketer Philip Salt was born on 28 August 1996 in Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his full name is Philip Dean Salt, and he is mainly known to play country club cricket, and Various types of franchise cricket and international white-ball format of cricket.
Philip Salt Family
On the other hand, if we talk about his family, then his father’s name is Chris Salt while his mother’s name is not shared online yet. Apart from this, his brother’s name is Sam salt, and his sister’s name is Dani salt.
|Philip Salt Father||Chris Salt|
|Philip Salt Mother||N/A|
Philip Salt Ways of Playing Cricket
Salt plays as a wicket-keeper batsman in his team and his batting style is a right-handed bat, and he is mainly known for batting in the top order position.
Philip Salt Domestic Career
Salt has been playing domestic cricket since 2015 and started his domestic cricket career with List A cricket. So let’s see “Philip Salt Domestic Cricket Debut & Career”
He made his first-class debut on 8 July 2016 against the Pakistanis team and has played 45 first-class cricket matches so far, in which he has scored 2316 runs with the help of 4 centuries and 12 half-centuries.
List A debut
At the same time, he made his List A debut on 19 August 2015 while playing against the Essex domestic team and he has got a chance to play only 24 List A cricket matches so far, in which he has scored 863 runs with the help of 2 centuries and three half-centuries.
And, he made his T20 debut on 20 May 2016 against the Gloucs domestic team at Bristol, and he has got chance to play 161 T20s cricket matches so far in which he has scored 3688 runs with the help of 25 half-centuries.
Philip Dean Salt International Cricket Career
If we talk about Salt’s international cricket career, then he started playing international cricket in the year 2021, so let’s know about ‘Philip Dean Salt International Cricket Career’.
T20I cricket debut
He made T20I International cricket debut on 26 January 2022 While playing against the West Indies team, and he has only got a chance to play 7 T20I cricket matches so far, in which he has scored 116 runs with the help of one half-century. And he is also part of England T20 World Cup squad.
ODI cricket debut
After that, he made ODI debut on 8 July 2021 while playing against the Pakistan team, and scored his first ODI century on 17 June 2022 in the match played between Ireland vs England team.
And in this match, he played a brilliant inning of 122 runs in 93 balls and played an important role in making England the highest score in ODI.
Philip Salt IPL Career & Debut
Salt was selected in the Indian Premier League for the first time in the year 2021 in the Delhi team, and he made his IPL debut on 4 October 2021 against the Chennai Super Kings team.
After that, he got selected again in IPL season 15 in the Mumbai Indians team,
And In IPL 2023, he is part of the Delhi Capitals team. And On 06 May 2023, he plays his first half-centuries knock for Delhi Capitals, In which he scored 87 runs in just 45 balls.
|Philip Salt IPL Team||Mumbai Indians (2021)|
Delhi Capitals (2023 – present)
|Philip Salt IPL Prices||INR 2 Crore|
Unknown Facts About Philip Salt
- Salt was selected for the England T20I international team in the year 2020 as a replacement player. But he did not get a chance to play any T20I cricket match till 2021.
- On 17 June 2022, He scored his first ODI century while playing against the Ireland team