Happy birthday Shikha Pandey: First engineering, Air Force and then part of T20 Cricket World Cup team

Female cricketer Shikha Pandey earned an engineering degree in the year 2010. After this, he got job offers from multinational companies but thought of making a career in cricket itself.

Edited By Tarun Vats | TheIndianPaper.com | Updated:

Highlights

  • Born on 12 May 1989 in Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh (now Telangana)
  • At the age of 17, Shikha got a chance to play in the Goa Women’s Senior State Team
  • Shikha Pandey graduated from Goa College of Engineering in 2010
  • This Indian female all-rounder took 4 wickets in Tests, 73 in ODIs and 36 wickets in T20 International.

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Indian female cricketer Shikha Pandey is celebrating her 31st birthday today i.e. on 12 May 2020. He is one of the few players who are well educated. Shikha, who has played 2 Tests, 52 ODIs and 50 T20 Internationals so far in her career, was selected to play with the Goa team at the age of 15.

At the age of 17, Shikha got a chance to play in the Goa Women’s Senior State Team. She then excelled at the Rani Jhansi Cricket Tournament and also made her debut with the Goa Senior Women’s Team.

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Air Traffic Controller in Air Force

He graduated from Goa College of Engineering in 2010. After this, he got job offers from multinational companies but thought of making a career in cricket itself. He left everything for 1 year and focused only on cricket. She later joined the Indian Air Force in the year 2011 and became the Air Traffic Controller in June 2012.

India got a chance in 2014

Shikha Pandey got a chance to play in the Indian women’s cricket team in the year 2014. He made his international debut against Bangladesh on 9 March 2014 and took 1 wicket in this match. This female all-rounder participated in the Women’s T20 World Cup this year. However, the Indian women’s team lost to Australia in the final of this tournament.

Such a career

Shikha has played 2 Tests, 52 ODIs and 50 T20 Internationals so far in her career. He scored 37 runs in 3 Test innings, scoring a total of 507 runs in ODIs including 2 half-centuries while scoring 206 runs in T20 Internationals. He also has 4 wickets in Tests, 73 in ODIs and 36 wickets in T20 International.

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