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Karn Sharma      

Full name Karn Vinod Sharma

Born October 23, 1987, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Current age 26 years 175 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 31 26 6 361 65* 18.05 439 82.23 0 1 25 14 6 0
Twenty20 46 33 7 606 67 23.30 498 121.68 0 2 47 23 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 31 26 1104 830 28 3/24 3/24 29.64 4.51 39.4 0 0 0
Twenty20 46 37 584 675 29 2/19 2/19 23.27 6.93 20.1 0 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 Central Zone v West Zone at Visakhapatnam, Mar 25, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Railways v Uttar Pradesh at Jaipur, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Railways v Uttar Pradesh at Nagpur, Apr 5, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/30, 0 Railways v U. Pradesh Nagpur 5 Apr 2014 T20
1/25, 28 Railways v Rajasthan Nagpur 4 Apr 2014 T20
2/26, 49* Railways v Vidarbha Nagpur 2 Apr 2014 T20
20, 1/34 Railways v M. Pradesh Nagpur 1 Apr 2014 T20
2/37, 0 Central Zone v West Zone Visakhapatnam 25 Mar 2014 LA
1/30, 22 Central Zone v East Zone Visakhapatnam 23 Mar 2014 LA
1, 0/51 Railways v Karnataka Kolkata 16 Mar 2014 LA
2/41 Railways v Bengal Kolkata 14 Mar 2014 LA
9, 0/37 Railways v Punjab Kolkata 12 Mar 2014 LA
36, 1/21 Railways v Baroda Kolkata 10 Mar 2014 LA
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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Sep 24, 2013

Karn Sharma exults after Sunrisers' win, Trinidad & Tobago v Sunrisers Hyderabad, Group B, Champions League 2013, Mohali, September 24, 2013

Karn Sharma exults after Sunrisers' win

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May 11, 2013

Karan Sharma sweeps to the leg side, Kings XI Punjab v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL, Mohali, May 11, 2013

Karan Sharma sweeps to the leg side

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May 8, 2013

Karan Sharma plays a shot during his stubborn, unbeaten 39, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2013, Hyderabad, May 8, 2013

Karan Sharma plays a shot during his stubborn, unbeaten 39

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