Jitesh Sharma Biography | Wiki, Caste, Age, Height, Family, Life Story, Facts

Jitesh Sharma Wiki, Biography, Age: Jitesh Sharma is an Indian cricket player. He plays domestic cricket for Vidarbha and is also one of the key players in the Indian Premier League. He proved himself an asset for the team and was selected for Indian Cricket Team.

Jitesh played against Sri Lanka in T-20 Series in January 2023. He was bought by Mumbai Indians in the year 2016 but did not get a chance to play. In 2022, Jitesh was acquired by Punjab Kings at an auction price of INR 20 Lakh. In IPL 2023, he is retained by his team for the same base price.

Jitesh Sharma

Jitesh Sharma’s Age and Birthday

His full name is Jitesh Mohan Sharma. He was born on the 22nd of October in the year 1993. As of now, he is 29 years of age. Jitesh will turn 30 in the upcoming October 2023. As per his date of birth, we have come to find that his star sign or zodiac sign is Libra.

Jitesh was born to his parents in Amravati, Maharashtra. He spent his childhood in his hometown and did all his schooling there.

Jitesh Sharma Caste

He was born into a Hindu family and Jitesh is a follower of the Hindu religion himself. He belongs to the Brahmin caste in Hinduism. It is considered an upper caste in the religion. Apart from that, there are not many details revealed about his family background.

Family Members and Parents

His father is Mohan Sharma who is originally from Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. Jitesh’s mother is Ashima Sharma who is a homemaker. Apart from his parents, Jitesh has an older and a younger brother in the family. His elder brother is named Karnesh Sharma and his younger brother is Nitesh Sharma. He does not have a sister as per the reports.

Jitesh Sharma With His Mother
Jitesh Sharma Brother

Professional Career

Jitesh was first chosen for the Vidharbha team. He competed in his debut Twenty 20 format match against the squad from Uttar Pradesh later in 2014. In 2015, Jitesh took part in his first Ranji Trophy game against the team from Odisha.

He bats first and has a T20 format strike rate of 133.18. He bats as the opener. He participated in 22 List A cricket matches, with the best score being 107. When he is playing for Team A, his strikeout rate is 80.38. In a T20 tournament, Jitesh achieved a century and 106 runs. Jitesh Sharma is gearing ready to compete for the Mumbai Indians team in the 2017 IPL competition.

On February 27, 2014, he played for Vidarbha in the 2013–14 Vijay Hazare Trophy, making his List A debut. On October 1, 2015, he made his first-class debut during the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy. With 298 runs in seven games, he led Vidarbha in run scoring at the 2018–19 Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Jitesh Sharma Height

He stands at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches or 172 cm or 1.72 m. Jitesh has black hair and brown eyes. He keeps his body fit as fitness is a condition for cricket matches.

Information Table

Name Jitesh Mohan Sharma
Nickname Jitesh
Gender Male
Profession Cricket Player
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 172 cm

in meters- 1.72 m 

in feet inches-5’7

Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 65 kg 

in pounds- 143 lbs

Figure Measurements (approx.) Not Known
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 22 October 1993
Age (as of 2023) 29 Years
Birth Place Amravati, Maharashtra
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Libra
Nationality Indian
Hometown Amravati
School Local High School
College/University Not Known
Educational Qualification 12th Standard
Religion Hinduism
Ethnicity Indian
Caste Brahman
Address Maharashtra
Hobbies/Interests Not Known
Marital Status Single
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends N/A
Sexuality Straight
Parents Father: Mohan Sharma

Mother: Aashima Sharma

Siblings Brother: Karnesh Sharma and Nitesh Sharma

Sister: None

Husband/Wife/Spouse N/A
Children N/A
Net Worth INR 1-5 Crores

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Some Important Facts about Jitesh Sharma:

  • He keeps wickets for his team and is the opening batsman.
  • Jitesh, a troublemaker in his younger years, always favored playing sports outside over studying. Because of his dislike of academics, Jitesh turned to cricket, which turned out to be the best choice.
  • He did not go to college and dropped out after 12th standard.
  • Jitesh has a lot of tattoos inked on his body.

FAQs About Jitesh Sharma

  1. Who are Jitesh Sharma’s parents?

His father is Mohan Sharma and his mother is Ashima Sharma.

     2. How old is Jitesh Sharma?

He is 29 years of age as of 2023. He was born on 12 October 1992.

    3. Where is Jitesh Sharma from?

Jitesh is from Amravati, Maharashtra.

    4. What is the net worth of Jitesh Sharma?

He has a net worth of around INR 2 Crores.

    5. Who is Jitesh Sharma’s girlfriend?

He does not have a girlfriend as of yet.

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