Nishant Sindhu is a cricketer from India who was a member of the U-19 Cricket World Cup squad that won the World Cup in 2022. In the final match of the U-19 Cricket World Cup, he hit a century against England.
Nishant Sindhu, who captained the team in Dhull’s absence, tested positive after the final league game against Uganda and was not be available for the next knock-out round. He did, however, recover before the final and played really well.
Who is Nishant Sindhu?
Nishant Sindhu was born in Rohtak, Haryana on Friday, April 9, 2004 (age 17 as of 2021). Sunil Kumar is Nishant’s father, and he works in a personal agency. His father used to box and aspired to be a boxer, but he was unable to do so due to family problems. His mother Vandana, is a school teacher.
Nishant’s father wished for his son to become a boxer and represent India. According to his father, he noticed Nishant’s interest in cricket when he saw the joy on Nishant’s face after India won the T-20 World Cup in 2007. To play cricket, his father bought him a plastic cricket bat.
Early Life and Career
Nishant began his cricket career in 2017 when he played in the U-14 Dhruv Pandove Trophy in Patiala. In the tournament, he scored 290 runs and took 24 wickets for Haryana. Later that year, he participated in the U-16 Vijay Service provider Trophy match and played Haryana’s 61st match against Delhi. He scored 122 runs, making him the match’s leading scorer. In 2019, Nishant performed admirably for Haryana, scoring 53 runs in the U-16 Vijay Service provider Trophy and defeating Jharkhand.
On December 27, 2021, he made his international debut in U-19 ODIs against Afghanistan in Dubai. He has played in various international ODIs against countries such as Sri Lanka, Australia, the West Indies, England, and Bangladesh. In the U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy in 2021, he scored 299 runs and took 12 wickets for Haryana.
Nishant Sindhu Net Worth
Nishant Sindhu’s salary is around ten lakh rupees. According to media reports, the 19-year-old has a net worth of 50 lakhs.