All About Umran Malik And His Cricket Career

Born on November 22nd, 1999 is an Indian cricketer Umran Malik. He made his T20 debut for Jammu and Kashmir on January 18th, 2021 in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy of the 2020-21 season. Umran made his debut for List A on February 27th, 2021 in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 for his team Jammu and Kashmir. The Sunrisers Hyderabad selected him on a short-term contract to replace Natajaran who tested positive for coronavirus in the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL).

Umran is a right-handed batter with a right-arm fast bowling style. His role in the game is that of a bowler. He hadn’t played cricket until he was 17 years. His climbing up the ladder has attracted a lot of attention as he appeared in the Indian T20 world cup squad. He was ranked as Jammu and Kashmir’s fastest bowler. His bowling in a practice session pleased the selection team that ended up picking him as one of the players to represent India in the world cup. The youngster from Gujjar Nagar in Jammu with fast-bowling ability amused the fans during the Indian Premier League debut for Sunrisers Hyderabad against the rivals Kolkata Knight Riders on October 4th, 2021.

Umran Malik was named among the three net bowlers in April 2021, for the 2021 IPL. He made his debut on October 3rd, 2021 in the Indian Premier League. His bowling of five balls successively and more than 150 kmph during the match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and the opponents Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) attracted much attention as he left the fans amused. He emerged as the net bowler for his country’s team due to his fast-bowling capacity, for the ICC Men’s Twenty20 world cup 2021. Umran made his 1st class debut for India A squad in a battle against South Africa on November 23rd, 2021. The Sunrisers Hyderabad extended the contract with Umran ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 edition.

Personal Information of Umran Malik

Full nameUmran Malik
Age22 years old
Date of birthNovember 22nd, 1999
Sport categoryCricket
HometownSrinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India
Height5.2 ft.
Weight75 kg
CoachRandhir Singh Manhas
Father’s nameAbdul Malik
Batting styleRight-handed
Teams played forJammu & Kashmir, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Primary schoolAlma Mater
 Role in the matchBowler

Family Information of Umran Malik

Umran Malik was born in Gujjar Nagar in Jammu, India. He is the son of Abdul Malik who is well known as a fruit seller. He came from a humble background where he was struggling to play cricket. However, his father supported him in all aspects to see his son excelling. His mother’s information is not available at the time but we are doing our best to update all the information including his marital status.

Achievements of Umran Malik in His Cricket Ball Career

  • He made the fastest IPL delivery of 151.03 kph which no Indian bowler had recorded in the ongoing season. He made this delivery when he made his debut against Kolkata Knight Riders.
  • Umran Malik broke his record by making the fastest delivery of 153kph against their opponents Royal Challengers Bangalore. The pacemaker made deliveries of above 150kph in the same match.
  • He managed to ascend quickly to the Indian Premier League yet he touched the cricket ball until when he was 17 years.
  • He was named among the three net bowlers in April 2021, for the 2021 IPL.
  • Umran Malik made his 1st class debut for his country on November 23rd, 2021, in a match against South Africa.
  • His fast-bowling ability for Sunrisers Hyderabad earned him a contract extension with the team.
  •  He made his List A debut on February 27th, 2021 in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 for his team Jammu and Kashmir.

Umran Malik Career Summary of All Formats

Umran Malik T20 Career

He played for Jammu & Kashmir in the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy in the 2020-21 season, where he made his T20 debut on January 18th, 2021.

Umran Malik List A Career

            Umran Malik played for Jammu & Kashmir in the List A where he made his debut  on February 27th, 2021, in the Vijay Hazare Trophy in 2020-21

Umran Malik IPL Career

            The Sunrisers Hyderabad picked him following his brilliance, to replace T. Natajaran who had tested positive for coronavirus. It’s during this match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, that he set a record as the fastest Indian to make a delivery of over 150kph. The Sunrisers Hyderabad retained him ahead of the upcoming IPL 2022 season. The bowler’s performance is expected to rise based on his previous games. He is ranked among the best future cricketers.

Umran Malik International Career

            Umran Malik was selected in the India A’s squad that played against South Africa on November 23rd, 2021 when he made his first-class debut.

Umran Malik Bowling Statistics

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Umran Malik Batting And Fielding Statistics

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The Net Worth of Umran Malik From His Cricket Ball Career

The IPL brings raw talent into the limelight. Umran Malik is a relatively unknown cricketer, who made a brilliant delivery of over 150kph. His performance created some attention. His net worth is approximately $ 700 000 (INR 5 Crore). His main source of income is from his cricket career salary, BCCI, advertisements, endorsements by sporting companies, and other tournaments he plays in his domestic career.

Umran’s monthly salary ranges from INR 10-15 Crore. He is paid INR 4 Crore from the IPL. His BCCI salary is INR 1 lakh per match. The Sunrisers Hyderabad paid him Rs. 100000 for playing in the IPL. However, his net worth is expected to rise in the forthcoming tournaments.

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1. What is Umran Malik’s bowling speed?

He occasionally bowls at 153kph but his average bowling speed ranges from 145-150kph.

2. How old is Umran Malik?

He is 22 years old.

3. Which district was Umran Malik born in?

Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India.

4. Which role does Umran Malik play on the pitch?

He is a bowler.