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Shardul Thakur (cricketer) Girlfriend, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More


Shardul Thakur (Indian Cricketer)

Shardul Thakur is a promising Indian quick, who has the ability to swing the ball away from the right-handers. Shardul has made a name for himself in the Indian domestic cricket circuit playing for Mumbai.

Shardul Thakur
Nickname: Not known
Profession: Indian Cricketer (Bowler)
Autobiography: Not yet
Biopic: Not yet
Physical Appearance
Height (approx.): 175 cm
Weight (approx.): 66 Kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Tattoos: Not Known
Personal Life
Date of Birth: October 16, 1991
Age (as on 2017): 25 years
Birth Place: Palgar, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Libra
Nationality: Indian
School: Anand Ashram Convent English High School, Mumbai and Swami Vivekanand International School, Mumbai
College: University of Mumbai
Educational Qualifications: Not Known
Signature: NA

Father: Narendra Thakur
Mother: Not Known
Sister: Not Known
Brother: Not Known
Coach/Mentor: Dinesh Lad
Religion: Hindu
Address: Palgar, Maharasthra, India

Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test: NA
ODI: August 31, 2017 against Sri Lanka
T20I: February 21, 2018 against South Africa
Jersey Number: #28 (Sunrisers Hyderabad)
Domestic/State Team: Delhi Daredevils, Rising Pune Supergiants, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai
Nature on the field: Aggressive
Likes to play against: NA
Favourite Shot/Ball: NA


  • Shardul Thakur is the third player in the history of Harris Shield Trophy to have hit six 6s in an over in 2006
  • Shardul Thakur is quite a delight with the ball and in the 2012-13 season, he took 27 wickets in six matches with an average of 26.25.



  • NA

Hobbies: Playing football, badminton and watching films
Favourite Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar
Favourite Bowler: NA
Favourite Cricket Ground: NA
Favourite sports personalities: NA
Favourite Food: Sea food
Favourite Actors/Actresses: NA
Favourite TV Show: NA
Favourite Musicians/Singers: NA
Favourite Car: NA
Favourite Book: NA
Favourite Destinations: NA
Smoking/Alcohol: NA/ Not Known

Style Quotient
Cars Collection: NA

Boyfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends: NA
Wife/Spouse: NA


Marriage Date: NA
Children: NA

Net Worth: NA
Retainer Fee: NA
Test Fee: NA
T20 Fee: NA
IPL 11: NA

Lesser Known Facts

  • Shardul Thakur weighed about 85 kgs when he was young but after Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar advised him to lose some weight he took that advice seriously and worked on his fitness
  • He was selected to play in Ranji Trophy in 2013 for Mumbai but he was highly criticised for his overweight figure
  • Shardul Thakur trained under Australian legend Glenn McGrath which helped him sharpening his bowling attack
  • Shardul Thakur was bought by Kings XI Punjab in the IPL 2014 but he made his first appearance in IPL 2015