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Karn Sharma      

Full name Karn Vinod Sharma

Born October 23, 1987, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Current age 28 years 192 days

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

Playing role Bowler

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
Tests 1 2 1 8 4* 8.00 28 28.57 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 3 0
T20Is 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
First-class 46 65 7 1421 120 24.50 3130 45.39 1 10 177 18 18 0
List A 58 44 11 751 65* 22.75 850 88.35 0 3 55 28 19 0
Twenty20 87 61 18 903 67 21.00 729 123.86 0 2 59 41 17 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 294 238 4 2/95 4/238 59.50 4.85 73.5 0 0 0
ODIs 2 2 114 125 0 - - - 6.57 - 0 0 0
T20Is 1 1 24 28 1 1/28 1/28 28.00 7.00 24.0 0 0 0
First-class 46 69 6158 3189 97 8/97 8/75 32.87 3.10 63.4 3 5 0
List A 58 53 2611 2035 66 5/13 5/13 30.83 4.67 39.5 0 1 0
Twenty20 87 78 1423 1753 69 5/24 5/24 25.40 7.39 20.6 1 1 0
Career statistics
Only Test Australia v India at Adelaide, Dec 9-13, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Sri Lanka at Kolkata, Nov 13, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI India v Sri Lanka at Ranchi, Nov 16, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
Only T20I England v India at Birmingham, Sep 7, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Railways v Jammu & Kashmir at Delhi, Nov 3-5, 2007 scorecard
Last First-class Railways v Andhra at Delhi, Nov 23-25, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Railways v Vidarbha at Indore, Feb 18, 2007 scorecard
Last List A India A v India B at Kanpur, Jan 29, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Railways v Uttar Pradesh at Jaipur, Apr 3, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kolkata Knight Riders at Hyderabad (Deccan), Apr 16, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2*, 0/24 Sunrisers v KKR Hyderabad (Deccan) 16 Apr 2016 T20
0/57, 26* Sunrisers v RCB Bangalore 12 Apr 2016 T20
0/61, 28 India B v India A Kanpur 29 Jan 2016 LA
24*, 2/56 India B v Gujarat Kanpur 26 Jan 2016 LA
0/36 India B v India A Kanpur 25 Jan 2016 LA
0, 1/21 Railways v Assam Vadodara 9 Jan 2016 T20
30, 5/24 Railways v Goa Vadodara 7 Jan 2016 T20
10, 2/28 Railways v M. Pradesh Vadodara 6 Jan 2016 T20
1, 1/19 Railways v Andhra Vadodara 4 Jan 2016 T20
1/30, 17 Railways v Baroda Vadodara 3 Jan 2016 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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Jun 9, 2015

Who makes the cut?: Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma and R Ashwin during a nets session, Fatullah, June 9, 2015

Who makes the cut?: Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma and R Ashwin during a nets session

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May 9, 2015

Karn Sharma picked up two wickets in successive overs, Delhi Daredevils v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2015, Raipur, May 9, 2015

Karn Sharma picked up two wickets in successive overs

© BCCI

May 4, 2015

Karn Sharma is mobbed after removing David Warner, Kolkata Knight Riders v Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 2015, Kolkata, May 4, 2015

Karn Sharma is mobbed after removing David Warner

© BCCI

Tournament Results
Karnataka v Maharashtra at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Jan 29-Feb 2, 2014
Karnataka won by 7 wickets
Punjab v Karnataka at Mohali - Jan 18-22, 2014
Match drawn (Karnataka won on 1st innings)
Bengal v Maharashtra at Indore - Jan 18-20, 2014
Maharashtra won by 10 wickets
Bengal v Railways at Kolkata - Jan 8-12, 2014
Bengal won by 48 runs
Karnataka v U. Pradesh at Bangalore - Jan 8-11, 2014
Karnataka won by 92 runs
Mumbai v Maharashtra at Mumbai - Jan 8-11, 2014
Maharashtra won by 8 wickets
Punjab v J + K at Vadodara - Jan 8-11, 2014
Punjab won by 100 runs
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