Ish Sodhi      

Full name Inderbir Singh Sodhi

Born October 31, 1992, Ludhiana, India

Current age 26 years 109 days

Major teams New Zealand, Adelaide Strikers, Auckland Under-17s, Auckland Under-19s, Jamaica Tallawahs, New Zealand A, New Zealand Under-19s, Northern Districts, Rajasthan Royals

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Inderbir Singh Sodhi
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 17 25 4 448 63 21.33 851 52.64 0 3 50 7 11 0
ODIs 30 12 2 62 24 6.20 84 73.80 0 0 2 4 7 0
T20Is 33 6 3 50 15 16.66 49 102.04 0 0 4 2 8 0
First-class 67 103 16 1881 82* 21.62 3359 55.99 0 10 232 25 29 0
List A 78 39 9 321 44* 10.70 345 93.04 0 0 22 11 20 0
T20s 127 37 18 203 51 10.68 184 110.32 0 1 16 8 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 17 31 3186 1992 41 4/60 7/79 48.58 3.75 77.7 2 0 0
ODIs 30 29 1512 1395 39 4/58 4/58 35.76 5.53 38.7 1 0 0
T20Is 33 32 699 898 43 3/18 3/18 20.88 7.70 16.2 0 0 0
First-class 67 114 12411 7573 216 7/30 12/62 35.06 3.66 57.4 9 12 2
List A 78 75 3925 3329 110 4/10 4/10 30.26 5.08 35.6 3 0 0
T20s 127 123 2612 3361 144 6/11 6/11 23.34 7.72 18.1 2 1 0
Career statistics
Test debut Bangladesh v New Zealand at Chattogram, Oct 9-13, 2013 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Nov 24-27, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Harare, Aug 2, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v India at Mount Maunganui, Jan 28, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v New Zealand at Roseau, Jul 5, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v India at Hamilton, Feb 10, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Northern Districts v Otago at Hamilton, Nov 4-7, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Dec 14-16, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Northern Districts v Otago at Mount Maunganui, Mar 13, 2013 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v India at Mount Maunganui, Jan 28, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Northern Districts v Wellington at Mount Maunganui, Jan 1, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s New Zealand v India at Hamilton, Feb 10, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/30 New Zealand v India Hamilton 10 Feb 2019 T20I # 738
1/31 New Zealand v India Auckland 8 Feb 2019 T20I # 737
2/26 New Zealand v India Wellington 6 Feb 2019 T20I # 735
7, 1/39 Northern D v Auckland Auckland 2 Feb 2019 T20
12, 0/53 New Zealand v India Mount Maunganui 28 Jan 2019 ODI # 4088
0/43, 0 New Zealand v India Mount Maunganui 26 Jan 2019 ODI # 4085
2/35 Northern D v Canterbury Hamilton 16 Jan 2019 T20
3/30 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Auckland 11 Jan 2019 T20I # 718
3/40 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Nelson 8 Jan 2019 ODI # 4076
3/55 New Zealand v Sri Lanka Mount Maunganui 5 Jan 2019 ODI # 4075
Profile

There is little in Ish Sodhi's statistics to suggest he is an international-quality legspinner, but New Zealand's selectors have seen enough in his aggressive approach and keen attitude to hand him a Test debut after only one full season of first-class cricket. Known chiefly for the turn he generates and the flight he fearlessly trusts, Sodhi's journey to top-level cricket has been a triumph of determination over significant odds.

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Jan 26, 2019

Ish Sodhi in his delivery stride, New Zealand v India, 2nd ODI, Mount Maunganui, January 26, 2018

Ish Sodhi in his delivery stride

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Jan 5, 2019

Ish Sodhi leaps in joy after taking a wicket, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Mount Maunganui

Ish Sodhi leaps in joy after taking a wicket

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Jan 3, 2019

Ish Sodhi celebrates with Jimmy Neesham after a wicket, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Mount Maunganui, January 3, 2019

Ish Sodhi celebrates with Jimmy Neesham after a wicket

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