Birthday Special: Some Facts About All-Rounder Cricket Player Hardik Pandya Which Many Are Not Aware Of
Hardik Pandya is one known celebrity face of Cricket World. Indian Cricket Team's player Hardik turns a year older today i.e., 11th of October. The young cricket player remained in news for his love affairs with Bollywood town celebrities like Ellie Avram and Urvashi Rautela or Isha Gupta. Hardik enjoys a huge fan following on the social media and rules many hearts all over the world.
Yesterday, all-rounder cricketer, Hardik was trending on the Twitter for a tweet on BR Ambedkar, the architect of the Constitution, but that tweet was not posted from his original account. A user named @sirHardik3777 tweeted Ambedkar's post and a court in Rajasthan's Jodhpur has directed the police to filed a case against Hardik. Well, that's some bad luck as Hardik's username on Twitter is @hardikpandya7.
On his birthday, let's take a quick tour of his life's fact:
- Pandya was born on 11 October 1993 in Choryasi district of Gujarat. His full name is Hardik Himanshu Pandya. His father owns a motor finance business in Surat.
- Father Himanshu Pandya get to know his talent in cricket at an early age so he moved to Vadodara where he made Hardik join in former Indian cricketer Kiran More's cricket academy.
- In March 2018, Hardik Pandya represented teams like India, India A, Mumbai Indians, Baroda, Indian Board Presidents XI and India AT20.
- His Nickname is Hairy and he is very much fond of Tattoo and also has multiple tattoos on his arm and upper body.
- Till now, the 24-year-old cricketer has played six Tests for India in which he scored 297 runs, including one century and two fifties. The Baroda's all-rounder has represented India in 38 ODIs.
- His International journey started with a debut in T20internatonals for Team India on 26 January 2016. And made his ODI debut in the same year on 16th of October. Hardik's test match debuted on July 26, 2017, after playing T20's and ODI's for a year.
- With his ultimate hitting and fast-medium bowling, Hardik has been compared to former player Kapil Dev.
- Hardik Pandya's one of the most memorable innings was against Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy final although India lost it and Hardik was run out, indeed the player was appreciated for his wonderful innings.
- Once again, Hardik made it memorable with his bowling performances in the ICC T20 World Cup against Bangladesh in which Bangladesh needed only 2 runs in 3 balls. Still, India managed to win with his heart winning bowling where he took 3 wickets- 2 catches and a runout.
Hardik Pandya made it to the Mumbai Indians' Team for the 11th edition of Indian Premier League [IPL]. Sharing his happiness for retained by MI for the 11th IPL, he tweeted, "Mumbai Indians is where I began my successful journey in cricket. I am privileged to continue being a part of the MI family".
We wish Hardik Pandya a very Happy Birthday and hope he always makes our country proud.
by Soniya Kaur | Wed, Oct 10 - 02:11 PM