Jasprit Bumrah Wiki/Biography
Jasprit Singh Bumrah was born on 6 December 1993 (25 years old; age as in 2018) in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. The Mumbai Indians coach, John Wright, first noticed his talent and helped him make it to the team of Mumbai Indians. Due to his slightly unorthodox action, a batsman finds it difficult to read him. He uses different bowling techniques that amazes almost everyone. In such a short span of time, he has earned the name of ‘Yorker King’ and ‘Death Over Bowling’ because of his lethal yorker deliveries.
Jasprit Bumrah Career
Jasprit did his schooling at Nirman High School, Ahmedabad. When he was 14 years old, he decided to become a cricketer. In 2012, he started playing as a bowler for the Gujarat Under-19 team. In 2012-2013 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, he played his first T20 match against Maharashtra and won the title of the Man of the Match. Kishore Trivedi was Jasprit’s coach when he was still studying in school. In 2013, he started playing for the Mumbai Indians (MI) which was also his IPL debut. In his first IPL match, he took 3 wickets for 32 runs against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and became the second bowler who picked three wickets in his debut. In the same year, he made his first-class cricket debut for Gujarat against the Vidarbha cricket team in which he took 7 wickets in the match and became the highest wicket-taker of that season. Due to his impressive performance in the IPL 6, the management of Mumbai Indians bought him, yet again, for IPL 7 in 1.2 crores. Jasprit started his International career in 2016. His debut ODI was against Australia on 23 January 2016 in Sydney; whereas his T20I debut was also against Australia on 26 January 2018 in Adelaide. After this T20I tournament, he was ranked 2nd T20I bowler in the world. His jersey number is #93 (India) and #93 (IPL, County Cricket).
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Jasprit Bumrah Residence Address: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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Jasprit Bumrah Email ID: [email protected]
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Jasprit Bumrah Social Profiles
Facebook Page: facebook.com/JaspritJBumrah
Instagram Handle: instagram.com/jaspritb1
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Twitter Handle: twitter.com/Jaspritbumrah93
Jasprit Bumrah Physical Stats & More
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Jasprit Bumrah Personal Life
|Date of Birth||6 December 1993|
|Age (as in 2018)||25 Years|
|Birth Place||Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|Hometown||Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India|
|School||Nirman High School, Ahmedabad|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Family||Father– Late Jasbir Singh
Mother– Daljit Kaur (Principal)
Sister– Juhika Bumrah (Teacher)
|Hobbies||Listening to Music|
Jasprit Bumrah Favourite Things
|Favourite Cricketer(s)||Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers, Virender Sehwag
Bowler: Colin Croft, Lasith Malinga, Zaheer Khan
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan|
Facts About Jasprit Bumrah
- Bumrah is known for troubling many batsmen with his unorthodox slingy action.
- In 2013, he joined the Mumbai Indians (MI) IPL team before playing any first-class domestic match.
- He plays the first-class cricket for Gujarat.
- He once said that Lasith Malinga taught him to bowl yorkers.
- Mumbai Indians coach John Wright was the one who first noticed his talent during the 2013 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.