Ish Sodhi      

Full name Inderbir Singh Sodhi

Born October 31, 1992, Ludhiana, India

Current age 27 years 89 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 31 13 2 67 24 6.09 88 76.13 0 0 3 4 7 0
T20Is 42 7 3 59 15 14.75 56 105.35 0 0 4 3 9 0
First-class 72 108 17 1991 82* 21.87 3527 56.45 0 10 250 26 30 0
List A 84 43 9 367 44* 10.79 392 93.62 0 0 25 14 20 0
T20s 149 44 21 236 51 10.26 218 108.25 0 1 17 9 22 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 31 30 1548 1430 39 4/58 4/58 36.66 5.54 39.6 1 0 0
T20Is 42 41 879 1200 50 3/18 3/18 24.00 8.19 17.5 0 0 0
First-class 72 122 13783 8249 242 7/30 12/62 34.08 3.59 56.9 11 14 2
List A 84 81 4261 3599 114 4/10 4/10 31.57 5.06 37.3 3 0 0
T20s 149 145 3092 4054 167 6/11 6/11 24.27 7.86 18.5 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 Australia v New Zealand at Lord's, Jun 29, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut West Indies v New Zealand at Roseau, Jul 5, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v India at Auckland, Jan 26, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Northern Districts v Otago at Hamilton, Nov 4-7, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Canterbury v Northern Districts at Christchurch, Oct 21-24, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Northern Districts v Otago at Mount Maunganui, Mar 13, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Central Districts v Northern Districts at Lincoln, Nov 29, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Northern Districts v Wellington at Mount Maunganui, Jan 1, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s New Zealand v India at Auckland, Jan 26, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/33 New Zealand v India Auckland 26 Jan 2020 T20I # 1034
2/36 New Zealand v India Auckland 24 Jan 2020 T20I # 1031
2/27 Northern D v Canterbury Mount Maunganui 12 Jan 2020 T20
1/30 Northern D v Auckland Auckland 10 Jan 2020 T20
0/33 Northern D v Canterbury Christchurch 5 Jan 2020 T20
0/25, 9* Northern D v Wellington Wellington 3 Jan 2020 T20
3/12 Northern D v Wellington Mount Maunganui 1 Jan 2020 T20
2*, 0/31 Northern D v Otago Alexandra 29 Dec 2019 T20
0/44 Northern D v Auckland Hamilton 22 Dec 2019 T20
1/27 Northern D v Central D Hamilton 20 Dec 2019 T20
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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Nov 10, 2019

Ish Sodhi struggled with the ball throughout New Zealand's series against England, New Zealand v England, 5th T20I, Eden Park, November 10, 2019

Ish Sodhi struggled with the ball throughout New Zealand's series against England

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Nov 3, 2019

Ish Sodhi dented England's chase with twin strikes, New Zealand v England, 2nd T20I, Wellington, November 3, 2019

Ish Sodhi dented England's chase with twin strikes

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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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