Hardik Pandya full name is Hardik Himanshu Pandya. Hardik Pandya was born on 11th October 1993. He is a professional cricketer from Indian Team. Hardik bought by Baroda Cricket Team, and plays for the Baroda Cricket team.
Hardik is a right-handed batsman. He is a Right-arm medium-fast bowler. Hardik made his Test debut against Sri Lanka in 2017, ODI debut against New Zealand in 2016 and T20I debut against Australia in 2016.
|Full Name||Hardik Himanshu Pandya|
|Nickname||Kung Fu Pandya and Hairy|
|Father’s Name||Himanshu Pandya|
|Mother’ Name||Nalini Pandya|
|Date of Birth||11th October 1993|
|Birthplace||Choryasi, Surat, Gujarat|
|Hometown||Choryasi, Surat, Gujarat, India|
|Wife’s Name||Nataša Stanković Pandya|
|Age||29 years (as of 2022)|
|Height||6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m)|
|Weight||68 kilograms (150 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$8 million (INR 67 crore)|
Hardik Pandya Biography:
Hardik Pandya is a well-known very famous cricket player. He is an Indian cricketer. He has represented his india as internationally.
Baroda Cricket Team bought him, so he also plays for the Baroda Cricket team in domestic cricket. Hardik Pandya also plays in IPL and seen playing for Gujarat Titans in the IPL. He is also the captain of this team at the same time.
Hardik Pandya is an all-rounder cricket player. He can do batting and bowling. He is also a great fielder. Hardik is a right-handed batsman, can also play in any position if necessary. Hardik Pandya is a right-arm and fast-medium bowler.
Hardik Himanshu Pandya is the full name of the Hardik Pandya. On 11th Oct 1993, Hardik Pandya was born in a middle-class hindu family in Surat city, Gujarat, India. In 2022, hardik is 29 years old.
Parents of Hardik Pandya are Himanshu Pandya and Nalini Pandya. His father’s name was Himanshu Pandya, and he run a small business of car finance in Surat city of gujarat.
When Hardik was 5 years old, his father closed their car business and shifted to Vadodara with his family. His father died in the 2021 due to cardiac arrest. Hardik mother is a housewife and her name is Nalini Pandya.
Hardik Pandya has a sibling. Hardik Pandya’s elder brother’s name is Krunal Pandya (Cricketer). His elder brother Krunal Pandya is also an international cricketer from the Indian cricket team.
The extra thing is that he leads the Baroda cricket team. His elder brother Krunal Pandya has always been a strong supporter of hardik career in his life.
Hardik Pandya Net Worth:
Hardik Pandya net worth is $3.5 million till 2020. He is the all-rounders in the world of cricket. He holds a Grade-B contact from the BCCI. They are allowing him to increase his net worth by $410,000 every year.
Majority of his net worth comes from his IPL contract. The Mumbai Indians franchise pays him $1.5 million annually in his salary.
Hardik Pandya recently owns a house in Gujrat which worth is around $300,000. His house area is spread over 6000 square feet. He several types of luxurious cars like: Land Rover Range Rover, Audi A6, and Mercedes AMG G63 SUV.
Hardik Pandya Career:
Since 2013, hardik plays for Baroda team in Domestic cricket. He played very well to lift Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in 2013-14.
In 2016, he again lift the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy, he smashed eight sixes against Vidarbha cricket team to help Baroda.
In 2015, Hardik Pandya was bought by Mumbai Indians and in the same year they beat Chennai Super Kings by scoring 21 runs off just 8 balls and grabbed 3 important catches.
Hardik did his ODI debut for India on 16th Oct 2016 against New Zealand at Dharamshala. Then he became the 4th Indian to receive “Player of the Match” award on his debut ODI. In 2019, hardik also named in India’s Squad for Cricket World Cup 2019.
On 27 Jan 2016, Hardik Pandya made his T20I debut against Australia. In this hardik picked 2 wickets. His first T20I wicket was the Chris Lynn. His most cherished performance in T20I came in 2016 World Twenty20 against Bangladesh which was happened on 23rd March in the same year.
He took two wickets in last three balls and helped India to register a win by just 1 run. His career best bowling figure of 4/38 came in the final of T20I against England. In this hardik scored 33 not out off just 14 balls. Then he became the first Indian to take 4 wickets and score 30+ runs in the same match.
Hardik Pandya name also in the Indian test squad for home series against England in 2016. But Hardik had to leave because he was injured himself, when they are practicing in the nets of PCA Stadium.
After that he was selected for the Indian tour to Sri Lanka in July 2017. Then he made his Test debut at Galle on 26th July in the same year.
Hardik Pandya scored his maiden Test Century at Pallekele in the final Test against Sri Lanka and also set the record for becoming the first Indian batsman to score a century just before lunch. He holds the record of scoring highest runs in an over of Test Innings, scoring 26 runs in an over.
Hardik Pandya Wife and children:
Hardik Pandya wife name is Natasha Stankovic. She was his girlfriend in the starting. On 1 January 2020, Hardik Pandya got engaged to his girlfriend, Natasha Stankovic.
Natasha Stankovic is a Serbian Dancer, Model, and an actress. In the COVID pandemic time, Hardik Pandya and Natasha Stankovic got married. After some time they announced to be parents soon, and gave a baby girl “Agastya Pandya”. She is the first child of Hardik Pandya and Natasha Stankovic. Agastya Pandya, the Hardik daughter was born on 30th July 2020.
Hardik Pandya Awards and Achievements:
- Baroda Team won at the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in season 2013–14.
- In IPL 2015, the “Man of the Match” and “Yes Bank maximum sixes award” for the same match
- In 2016, Asia Cup in Bangladesh.
- “Man of the Match” award in the India vs. New Zealand ODI match in October 2016.