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Karn Sharma      

Full name Karn Vinod Sharma

Born October 23, 1987, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Current age 26 years 281 days

Major teams Railways, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Uttar Pradesh Under-14s

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Karn Vinod Sharma
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 33 44 4 991 120 24.77 2377 41.69 1 6 118 12 12 0
List A 33 27 7 400 65* 20.00 455 87.91 0 1 29 16 7 0
Twenty20 60 41 11 648 67 21.60 527 122.96 0 2 48 26 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 33 48 3846 1839 64 8/97 8/75 28.73 2.86 60.0 3 2 0
List A 33 28 1224 900 31 3/24 3/24 29.03 4.41 39.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 60 51 888 1051 44 4/38 4/38 23.88 7.10 20.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Railways v Jammu & Kashmir at Delhi, Nov 3-5, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Bengal v Railways at Kolkata, Jan 8-12, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Railways v Vidarbha at Indore, Feb 18, 2007 scorecard
Last List A India A v South Africa A at Darwin, Jul 26, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Railways v Uttar Pradesh at Jaipur, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad at Kolkata, May 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/35, 39* India A v Sth Africa A Darwin 26 Jul 2014 LA
1/35 India A v NPS Darwin 24 Jul 2014 LA
5*, 4/38 Sunrisers v KKR Kolkata 24 May 2014 T20
2/19 Sunrisers v Super Kings Ranchi 22 May 2014 T20
1/27 Sunrisers v RCB Hyderabad (Deccan) 20 May 2014 T20
4, 1/19 Sunrisers v KKR Hyderabad (Deccan) 18 May 2014 T20
1*, 1/46 Sunrisers v Kings XI Hyderabad (Deccan) 14 May 2014 T20
0/25 Sunrisers v Mum Indians Hyderabad (Deccan) 12 May 2014 T20
0/29 Sunrisers v Daredevils Delhi 10 May 2014 T20
0, 1/20 Sunrisers v Royals Ahmedabad 8 May 2014 T20
Profile

After Praveen Kumar and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, legspinner Karn Sharma became the third cricketer to hit the headlines from the small western Uttar Pradesh town of Meerut when he bagged a Rs 3.75 crore from Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2014 IPL auction. It was the highest amount earned by a domestic uncapped player in the auction, and was reward for a solid season with Sunrisers in 2013, when he grabbed 11 wickets in 13 matches at an economy rate of 6.60. He formed a potent combination with India legspinner Amit Mishra as Sunrisers beat expectations to reach the semi-finals in their first season.

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May 24, 2014

Karn Sharma picked up four wickets, Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2014, Kolkata, May 24, 2014

Karn Sharma picked up four wickets

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May 22, 2014

Karn Sharma took two wickets, Chennai Super Kings v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2014, Ranchi, May 22, 2014

Karn Sharma took two wickets

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May 4, 2014

Karn Sharma picked up three crucial wickets in his spell, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL, Bangalore, May 4, 2014

Karn Sharma picked up three crucial wickets in his spell

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Tour Results
East Zone v ZCU Pres XI at Mumbai (BS) - Nov 4-6, 2005
East Zone won by an innings and 17 runs
North Zone v ZCU Pres XI at Mumbai - Oct 27-29, 2005
North Zone won by an innings and 7 runs
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