Deepak Hooda
(Indian Cricketer)

The youngest player to play in IPL 08 after Sarfaraz Khan, Deepak Hooda, is the only Baroda batsman to score an FC hundred on his debut (2014-15). He shot into limelight with his 22-ball fifty for the Rajasthan Royals in 2015. Hooda was the second highest run-scorer as well as the second highest wicket-taker in the 2014 U-19 World Cup in New Zealand.

Deepak Hooda
Nickname:Hurricane
Profession:Indian Cricketer (All-rounder)
Biography
Autobiography:NA
Biopic:NA
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):5’11”
Weight (approx.):72 kg
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Tattoos:NA
Personal Life
Date of Birth:April, 19, 1995
Age (as on 2018):21 years
Birth Place:Rohtak, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Aries
Nationality:Indian
SchoolN/A
College:N/A
Educational Qualifications:NA
Signature:NA
Family
Father:Jagbir Hooda
Mother:N/A
Sister:N/A
Brother:Ashish Hooda
Coach/Mentor:NA
Religion:Christianity
Address:Rohtak, Haryana, India

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Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:Yet to make his debut
ODI:Yet to make his debut
T20:Yet to make his debut
Jersey Number:#5 (IPL)
Domestic/State Team:Baroda, India U-19, Sunrisers Hyderabad
Nature on the field:Calm
Likes to Play against
Favourite strokePull Shot
Career Turning Point
  • In his debut IPL season for the Rajasthan Royals’ Hodda’s swashbuckling hitting put hi into the spotlight. The lanky marauder of the cricket ball, Hooda scored 151 runs in 14 matches at a strike-rate of 158.94. He was subsequently picked up by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for a whopping Rs 4.2 Crores in the succeeding season.
  • Hooda’s turning point came when he scored a riveting double-hundred for Baroda in the 2016-17 Ranji Trophy season for Baroda. He was, then named in  India’s T20I squad for the 3-match series against Sri Lanka.
Preferences
Hobbies:Listening Music
Favourite Batsmen:Kevin Pieterson, Rahul Dravid and MS Dhoni
Favourite Bowlers:Shane Warne and Amit Mishra
Favourite Football Team:NA
Favourite sports personalities:NA
Favourite Food:NA
Favourite Actors:NA
Favourite Films:NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers:NA
Favourite TV Shows:NA
Smoking/Alcohol:Yes
Style Quotient
Cars Collection:NA
Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Not Married
Affairs/Girlfriends:Sneha
Wife/Spouse:
Children:
Earnings
Net Worth:NA
IPL earnings:NA
Awards and recognitions
  • Hooda, at 20, was the youngest player to play in IPL 08 after Sarfaraz Khan.
  • Hooda is the only Baroda batsman to score an FC hundred on his debut (2014-15).
  • Hooda shot into limelight with his 22-ball fifty for the Rajasthan Royals in 2015.
  • He was the second highest run-scorer as well as the second highest wicket-taker in the 2014 U-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
  • Hooda won the Lala Amarnath Award for his all-round performave in the 2014-15 Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Lesser Known Facts
  • Though he belongs to Haryana, Hooda has played his FC Cricket for Baroda.
  • Hooda’s brother also used to play cricket before a shoulder injury put an end to his cricketing prospects.