Ishan Kishan is the young talent of India who plays the main role in the Indian Premier League seasons for MI – Mumbai Indians. Ishan is a destructive batsman and he prefers to open the innings in the limited-overs game.
He smashed a half-century against England in the T20I game while opening the innings. But for MI he plays as a middle-order batsman, who has been successful in that position as well. Ishan has been selected in the T20 World Cup 2021 squad of India and he is likely to open the innings with T20 wizard Rohit Sharma in that ICC tournament.
Ishan Kishan is a player from the Indian state Bihar. He was born on 18th July 1998at Bihar. Ishan’s elder brother Raj supported his brother to pursue a career in Cricket. Pranav Kishan, Ishan’s father is a builder in Bihar. Later, Ishan started to play for the state of Jharkhand because of the registration issues with the state of Bihar. MS Dhoni and Aussies wicket-keeper legend, Adam Gilchrist are idols of Ishan Kishan.
Ishan Kishan’s early career began with the neighboring state of Jharkhand. Ishan was also named the captain of India in the ICC Under 19 tournament. In that same year, Ishan smashed 273 runs in the Ranji Trophy, which is the highest score by a player from Jharkhand in the Ranji Tournament. Next year, Ishan scored 484 runs in six matches in the Ranji season of 2017 and 18.
The in the Vijay Hazare Trophy season 2018 and 19, Ishan was also the leading run-scorer for this state team Jharkhand. In the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy of the 2018 and 19 seasons, Ishan scored two back-to-back tons against Jammu Kashmir and Manipur.
In the 2021 season of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, Ishan scored 173 runs and due to that Jharkhand reached the highest score in the domestic tournament 422 for the loss of nine wickets against Madhya Pradesh. Ishan also took seven catches behind the wickets, which is also a record of taking the most catches behind the stumps.
Ishan Kishan started his journey in the cash-rich league tournament, Indian Premier League started with Mumbai Indians in 2018. The five-time champion side owned by the Ambanis brought his young and dashing wicket-keeper batsman of the future Indian generation and in IPL 2020 season, which the MI side won, Ishan was the highest scorer for their franchise. He scored 516 runs from 14 IPL games.
International Career of Ishan Kishan
Ishan Kishan had a fabulous international debut with Team India. He scored a sparkling half-century against England in March 2021 in a T20I game. In July 2021, India toured Sri Lanka without their senior players like Kohli, Rohit, KL Rahul, Bumrah, Shami, and Umesh Yadav.
So Ishan got his opportunity in three matches in the fifty-over and 20 over format. He scored 59 runs in quick time which put pressure on Sri Lanka right away at the start of the series. India won the ODI series. But lost the T20I series mainly because Kishan and other members of the Indian team were tested positive for Corona Virus.
Ishan Kishan will be a part of the T20 World Cup 2021 squad India. Ishan was in poor form in the Indian Premier League 2021 season. In the UAE leg, Ishan hardly managed to runs at the middle order position. But when he got the chance to open the innings with his MI skipper Rohit Sharma, Ishan scored two fifties on the trot. Still, Mumbai Indians couldn’t qualify for the playoff berth for this season, Ishan should open the innings and he needs to be consistent when he gets his opportunities in a tournament like T20 World Cup 2021 event.
Kishan is yet to appear in the Test format for India. But that date will surely come very soon for this young and dashing lad.
Biography of Ishan Kishan
|Full Name –||Ishan Pranav Kumar Pandey Kishan|
|Current Profession –||Cricketer – Left-handed batsman and Wicketkeeper.|
|Domestic Teams –||Jharkhand, Gujarat Lions, and Mumbai Indians|
|International Debut Dates –||Under 19 – 26th January 2016 against Ireland. ODI – 18th July 2021 against Sri Lanka. T20I – 14th March 2021 against England.|
|Height/Weight –||Five feet and six inches in height and 60 kg weight.|
|Father’s Name –||Pranav Kumar Pandey|
|Mother’s Name –||Suchitra Singh|
|Brother’s Name –||Raj Kishan|
|Current Age –||23 years old.|
|Marital Status –||Not Yet Married|
|Girlfriend –||Aditi Hundia.|
|Favourite Shot –||Pull Shot|
|Favorite Cricket players –||Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, and Adam Gilchrist|
|Hobbies –||Playing other games like table tennis and billiards.|
The controversy of Ishan Kishan
Just before getting into that ICC Under 19 World Cup in 2016, Ishan Kishan had a tragic car accident and he was also arrested for that. The reports say that while Ishan was driving the car, his car had hit an auto driver and he was arrested for rash driving on the road. Pranav Kumar Pandey Kishan was arrested for manhandling in this incident. This road accident had happened on the Kankarbagh in Patna and that took place on 12th January 2016.
Achievements of Ishan Kishan
- The 14 sixes which Ishan Kishan had hit against Delhi in a Ranji Trophy is the most by anyone in an innings of this domestic tournament.
- Ishan Kishan was the captain of the ICC Under 19 World Cup tournament in 2016. Ishan led the side superbly till the finals of that tournament. But they lost to the Windies and so Ishan and his men couldn’t win the tournament.
- 273 runs scored by Ishan Kishan in the Ranji Trophy is the highest score by a player from Jharkhand in that tournament.
- Ishan Kishan had hit fifty in his International debut match. He played his first match in the blue jersey against England and he scored a mind-blowinghalf-century in that match which India won. Kishan is the second player after Ajinkya Rahane to score a fifty on his maiden international match.
- Ishan was also the highest run-getter for Mumbai Indians in the IPL 2020 season which the MI side won for the five and most times in the history of the cash-rich tournament. He had scored 516 runs in 14 matches played in the UAE of the Indian Premier League 2020 season.
Stats of Ishan Kishan’s Career
|ODI Matches – 2||T20 International Matches – 3||IPL Matches – 61|
|Innings -2||Innings – 3||Innings – 56|
|Highest score – 59 runs||Highest score – 56 runs.||Runs – 1452|
|Runs –60||Runs – 80||Average – 28.47|
|Average –30||Average – 40||Strike Rate – 136.34|
|Strike Rate –130.43||Strike Rate – 145.45||Highest score – 99 runs|
|The 50s – 1 100s – 0||50s – 1 100s – 0||The 50s – 9 100s – 0.|
Net Worth of Ishan Kishan
In 2021, the estimated net worth of Ishan Kishan is 21 crores. He earns a salary income of seven crores and his monthly income is fifty lakhs. Kishan earned 62,000,000 through the IPL in this year of 2021. Ishan has a house in Patna which is luxurious and he also owns many real estate properties across the country. Kishan has small collections of cars but those are the best and luxurious cars in this world.
Social Media Accounts of Ishan Kishan
Instagram – 1.6 Million followers – https://www.instagram.com/ishankishan23/?hl=en
Twitter – 338K followers – Link
Facebook – 3.1 Million followers – https://www.facebook.com/iamishankishan
For which team did Ishan Kishan start playing in the IPL 2016 season?
Ishan Kishan made his debut in the Indian Premier League season 2016 for Gujarat Lions. Then, he was brought by Mumbai Indians, and now he is one of the best players of MI in the IPL tournament.
At did stadium did Ishan Kishan made his International debut for India against England in March 2021?
Here did Ishan Kishan was born in Bihar, Ishan Kishan played his first match in the Indian colors at a stadium in Ahmedabad at Shri Narendra Modi Stadium.
Which city did Ishan Kishan was born in Bihar?
Ishan Kishan was born in Patna, which is a popular city in Bihar.