Ishan Kishan - Biography

Ishan Kishan is an Indian Cricketer. He is a Wicket-Keeper & Batsman. Ishan Kishan was Born on 18 July 1998 in Patna, Bihar. He plays for Mumbai Indians in Indian Premier League (IPL). Ishan Kishan made his first-class debut in December 2014 for Jharkhand.In his initial IPL career, he played for Gujarat lions. He also plays for Jharkhand in Ranji Trophy.

Family

Ishan Kishan Was born on 18 July 1998. He was from Nawada district, Bihar, India. His Father's name is Pranav Kumar Pandey, He was a builder.His mother's name is Suchitra Singh. She is a housewife. Kishan has a brother, his name was Raj Kishan. He was a former state-level cricketer.He initially gave huge support to Ishan Kishan to enter into Cricket.

Education

Ishan Kishan Completed his schooling in Delhi Public School. After completion of his schooling, he startedhis college studies at College Of Commerce, Patna. During his school days, he was good at Cricket, his good performance in playing Cricket continued up to college too, he was very good at Keeping & Batting. Somehow his brotherRaj Kishan Spotted his talent And made him practice full time on Cricket.

Career

Ishan Kishan is from Bihar. Because of some contract issues between Bihar and BCCI, because of this issue, BCCI doesn't allow players from Bihar to play domestic cricket at that time.Because of this problem, Ishan Kishan played for Jharkhand Team In Domestic Cricket. After playing a few Ranji matches, Rahul Dravid spotted his talent and made note of him.In the 2017-2018 Ranji Trophy, he was the leading run-scorer for Jharkhand Team with 484 runs.After his good performance and aggressive batting in Ranji Trophy, He was picked as Captain for the 2016 U-19 World-Cup. Although his performance was poorin U-19 World-Cup, He led India to finals and ended up with Runner-Ups for the 2016 ICC Under-19 World Cup.

Indian Premier League

After his Cricket stats in 2016 U-19 World-Cup & Domestic Matches, In IPL 2016 Gujarat Lions brought him for 35 Lakhs. In that 2016 IPL Season, Ishan Kishan has played around five matches and scored 42 runs with an average of 8.In 2017 he played for Gujarat Lions and got a chance to play 11 matches. In that season he scored 277 runs with an average of 27.In 2018 Ishan Kishan was bought by Mumbai Indians for 5.5 crores and got a chance to play 14 matches. In that 2018 IPL season, Ishan Kishan Scored 275 runs.In 2019 He got a chance to play only for seven matches and he doesn't perform well in that season.In 2020, Mumbai Indians Retained Ishan Kishan, His performance is too good, He scored his Career best IPL Highest score of 99 runs from 58 balls in 2020.He has hit 30 sixes, which was the most number of sixes by an individual for the IPL 2020 season.Ishan Kishan was the leading top run-scorer for Mumbai Indians with 516 runs with an average of 57.33 in IPL 2020.He was the 5th person for scoring the most runs in IPL 2020. In that IPL 2020 season, Mumbai Indians were the winners & Delhi Capitals are the Runner-ups.

International career

Ishan Kishan was the captain of the U-19 2016 Cricket Team. He led India to the finals But lost against West-indies, who was the winner of the U-19 2016 World Cup.Still, he did not get a chance to play for Team India.