All About Shivam Dube And His Cricket Career

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Shivam Dube is an Indian cricketer born on 26 June 1993. Shivam Dube plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and will play for Chennai Super Kings in the upcoming Indian Premier League.

He is an all-rounder who bats left-handed, and balls right arm at a medium pace. Fast bowling all-rounders in India are always wanted a lot. They are in great demand, and the reason behind this is the scarcity of fast-bowling all-rounders in the Indian circuit last 4-5 years. He made his International debut for Indian cricket in November 2019.

He had different hurdles in front of his ambitions as he was very ambitious about playing cricket. He started playing cricket at the age of 14 as he was overweight, and he was unable to work on his fitness due to financial limitations. The most extensive positive growth in his struggling cricketing journey was at the age of 19 when he was selected for Mumbai under 23.

Personal Information About Shivam Dube

Full nameShivam Dube
DOB26 June 1993
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolHansraj Morarji Public School, Mumbai
CollegeRizvi College, Mumbai
HobbiesListening to music, Travelling, Playing rugby
Marital Statusmarried
T20 DebutAgainst Sri Lanka Nov 2019
Batting styleLeft-hand batter
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium-fast
Height5 feet 11 inches
Eye colourBlack
Favourite shotStraight drive, cover drive

Family Background Of Shivam Dube

He has a pretty tough beginning in his cricketing career as his father, Rajesh Dube, was a wrestler in his youth, but the passion he had for cricket and the potential he had seen in his son.

Shivam started playing cricket when he was five, so he convinced him to devote his life to training his son. Made sure that his son plays some professional cricket in the future.

There was a turf pitch behind their house, and the father-son duo would practice there for hours. Anjali 2021 Dubai married Anjum Khan in Mumbai. The couple had the first child, A boy, on 13 February 2022

All Format Career Summary Of Shivam Dube

Domestic Career Of Shivam Dube

He started his Domestic Cricket with T20 cricket for Mumbai in 2015 -16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on 18 January 2016. After one year, he made his list debut for Mumbai in the 2016-17 Vijay Hazare trophy. He also made his first-class debut for Mumbai in the 2017 -18 Ranji Trophy on 7 December 2017. In his 

1st class debut, he had some notable performances; he took his first five Maiden wicket hall in a first-class match. In his next match against Karnataka, he took another five-wicket haul with seven wickets for just 54 runs.

One of his superior domestic performances came when he struck five sixes in one over. It was a Ranji Trophy match against Baroda on 17 December 2018, and he managed to hit five sixes against Praveen Tambe in a T20 Mumbai League in March, where he was also named the player of the tournament.

He was the leading Wicket taker from Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy in 2018 with 23 scalps and in 8 matches. He has put up these impressive performances so far in domestic cricket. It has been observed that he is only 25 years old, and he can have a future in Indian cricket.

He is an assertive young lad who packs a punch and is more than capable of hitting the ball out of the park. Keeping in mind his all-arounder abilities and power game, he should be one of the hottest players to watch out for in the Indian circuit because Indian cricket is always looking for fast bowling all-rounder.

They do not have a lot of options in that slot. In the last five years, they have been looking for that solidarity in the lower Middle-order in the shape of a fast-bowling all-rounder who could give balance to the team, especially in limited-overs cricket. Still, they are limited with their options as they revolve around Hardik Pandya, Vijay Shankar, and a new stunning addition to this list is Venkatesh Iyer.

IPL Career Of Shivam Dube

The IPL career of Shivam Dube is yet to get kicked off, but before the 2018 IPL auction, he got the LimeLight of everyone because he struck five sixes in a domestic game. After that performance, he was bought by Royal challenges Bangalore for the whooping price of 5 crores.

Though he did not get a lot of changes in those years, it was always felt that he is a capable allrounder who can be very effective in T20 cricket. For the upcoming IPL in 2022, he has been picked by Chennai Super Kings.

His overall IPL stats are 24 matches scoring three 99 runs at a strike rate of 120 with the highest score of 64. In those e 24 matches, he has Taken four wickets with the best bowling figures of 2/15

International Career Of Shivam Dube

He made his T20 debut against Bangladesh on 3 November 2019, and he made an impact straight away in the series decider against Bangladesh.

India decided to play only five front line bowlers in that final decider. Dube was one of them; having not been associated with a bowl so regularly four overs, it was a kind of gamble made by the Indian team. It paid off, and he conceded only 30 runs and took three wickets in that match, and India won that game by 30 runs, so his first series debut in T20 International was an excellent want to begin his T20 career.

But that fresh start in T20 cricket did not have a good outing afterwards. The next series that he played was against New Zealand in the fifth T20 of the series, and he was belted for 34 runs in one over by the duo of Ross Taylor and Tim Seifert that, is the second most expensive over in the history of this forward behind Stuart broads iconic 36 runs.

His t20 stats are 13 International matches for India, and he scored 105 runs with a decent 136.36 strike rate. In those 13 matches, he has taken five wickets with the best bowling figures of 3 for 30 at an economy of 10.05.

Achievements of Shivam Dube

  • nHe has hit five sixes in 5 balls in the Ranji Trophy match.
  • In 2018 Royal challenges Bangalore bought him at a whopping price of 5 crores which is one of the significant achievements of his career.
  • He scored his maiden century in first-class cricket during the match against Railways in November 2018.

Net Worth Of Shivam Dube

The net worth of Shivam Dube is approximately 3 million dollars which are 22 crores Indian rupees. He has gathered this amount from BCCI salaries, IPL contracts, and private businesses.

He owns a luxury designer house in Mumbai, and he also has multiple fundamental state properties across the country. His cars collection of him is not that enormous. He has a few of the best cars in India, which include the Mercedes and SUV

Social Media Handles Of Shivam Dube

Instagram – 510k followers

Twitter – 184.6K Followers

Facebook – 1.4M Followers


1. What is the age of Shivam Dube?

28 Years

2. Who bought Shivam Dube for this year of IPL?

Chennai Super Kings
Indian cricketer Shivam Dube had two reasons to rejoice on Sunday as he was bought by the IPL team Chennai Super Kings for Rs. 4 crores on Day 2 of the IPL 2022 mega auction and his wife gave birth to a son. “Bundle of happiness arrives in our life … blessed with a baby boy,” Dube posted on Instagram.

3. Is Shivam Dube a good player?

Shivam is a powerful young lad, he packs a punch and is more than capable of hitting the ball a country mile. And considering his all-rounder abilities and power game, he should be one of the hottest players in the upcoming IPL auction. He surely will be a valuable addition to any IPL team.