Inderbir Singh Sodhi, famously known as just Ish Sodhi, is an Indian-born Kiwi star currently representing the New Zealand Cricket team besides regularly appearing for the Rajasthan Royals and Northern Districts. He acquired the “World No.1” spot in the T20 international bowling in January 2018. And recently in April 2019, he has earned his place in the 2019 ICC World Cup squad of the All Blacks. So, here are the full details of Ish Sodhi’s biography, current profile, net worth, and many more.
|Full name||Inderbir Singh Sodhi|
|Nickname||Ish, Sodhi stream|
Physical Statistics and More
|Height||In Feet – 6 ft. |
Meters – 1.83 m.
Centimeter – 183 cm
|Weight||In Kilograms –75 kg |
In pounds –165 lbs.
|Body measurement||Chest – 41 inches |
Waist – 32 inches
Biceps – 12 inches
Ish Sodhi’s Career Records
|International Debut||– T20 -West Indies v New Zealand at Roseau, Jul 5, 2014 |
– ODI – Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Harare, Aug 2, 2015
– Test – Bangladesh v New Zealand at Chattogram, Oct 9-13, 2013
|Last Matches played||– T20 – New Zealand v India at Hamilton, Feb 10, 2019 |
– ODI – New Zealand v India at Mount Maunganui, Jan 28, 2019
– Test – New Zealand v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Nov 24-27, 2018
|Jersey Number||61 – New Zealand|
|Domestic/State team||New Zealand, Adelaide Strikers, Auckland Under-17s, Auckland Under-19s, Jamaica Tallawahs, New Zealand A, New Zealand Under-19s, Northern Districts, Rajasthan Royals|
|Records||– In the first Test, he scored 63, a personal best and the best score by a New Zealand number-ten batsman in Test cricket. |
– On 18 January in his third game for the Strikers, he ended the match with figures of 6/11 off 3.3 overs to win the match for the Strikers and Man of the Match.
|Career Turn||Sodhi consistent performances in the domestic cricket gave him the opportunity to be early called upon in New Zealand A squad.|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm leg break|
|Date of birth||31st October 1992|
|Birth Place||Ludhiana, India|
|College||Papatoetoe High School|
|Home town||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Family||Father – Rajbir Singh Sodhi |
Mother – Simrat Sodhi
Brother – Nil
Sister – Nil
|Hobbies||Watching movies and playing basketball|
|Favorite Bowler||Daniel Vettori and Anil Kumble|
|Favorite Food||Chicken and rice.|
|Favorite Film||The Notebook|
Some Interesting facts about Ish Sodhi
- As far as, in-person Sodhi does drink alcohol and he does or doesn’t smoke is still a question to be disclosed.
- He was the only Indian kiwi player to be born on Indian soil all others like Dipak Patel, Jeetan Patel, and Tarun Nethula were born in New Zealand.
- Ish Sodhi was 4 years old when he moved from Ludhiana to New Zealand with his parents.
- When he was in high school, he was rated as no.2 in his high school club, Papatoetoe.