India’s Under-19 Cricketer Harvik Desai Wiki Biography Height Age Weight Record Ranking IPL Price, family coach details: Harvik Manishbhai Desai is an Indian under-19 cricketer who is currently part of India’s Squad for Under-19 world Cup in 2018 led by Prithvi Shaw. Hailing from Bhavnagar, Saurashtra, Harvik is a right-handed wicketkeeper batsman. Harvik Desai is very talented cricketer and he started playing cricket at the age of 3 years. His father is cloth dealer cum tailor who played little bit of cricket as a wicketkeeper batsman in his teenage. Harvik showed signs of being a cricket bug at very young age. Therefor, his father got him enrolled in the Bharucha Cricket Club which is one of the oldest clubs and where he played his cricket.
He is trained by a coach Narendra Gohel. Narendra Gohel found easy to train him as he was naturally talented guy. Harvik comes from a humble background as his father is tailor who mere makes money to live. It was not easy for him to buy Harvik best of the kits. His father Said, Harvik always had demands prior to every tournament and we tried to fulfill them so that he stayed focused and satisfied.
His father find himself lucky to get help from the cricket community in the Bhavnagar who would pass on the old kits to him. In 2013-14 Vijay Merchant Trophy, Harvik scored at the average of 62 in his debut season. In the next season he scored at the average of 48. He was picked up for the challenger trophy in 2016 which is considered as the tournament for the selection of squad of Under-19 world Cup. He performed very well in the Challenger Trophy and was among the top 10 run getters. He narrowly missed the Squad of 2016 Under-19 World Cup led by Rishabh Pant. But he made sure he is part of the Squad for the 2018 Under-19 world Cup with some gritty performances in the chances he has got.
He has been part of the four series but has got only 7 games to play. His batting average of 39 is very considering that he is a wicketkeeper too. His performance is the Challenger trophy 2017 granted him a place in the Under-19 World Cup of 2018. He returned scored of 66, 40 and 29 in the challenger trophy.
In the Under-19 World Cup 2018, he got chance to play in the Match against Zimbabwe U-19. He was very impressive in that scored 56 runs not out, opening the batting. He was involved in the match winning opening wicket partnership with Shubam Gill.
Harvik Desai Wiki Biography Personal Details
|Full Name||Harvik Manishbhai Desai|
|Profession||Cricketer, Wicketkeeper batsman|
|Style||Right Handed Top Order Batsman and Wicketkeeper|
|Age||18 years 108 days|
|Date of Birth||October 4, 1999|
|Zodiac/ Star Sign||Libra|
|Caste and religion||Hindu|
|Home town||Bhavnagar, Saurashtra|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Weight||68 kgs (Approx)|
Cricketer Harvik Desai Wiki Family and Relatives details
|Father||Manishbhai Desai (cloth dealer and tailor)|
|Coach||Narendra Singh Gohel|
Harvik Desai Cricket Profile & debut details
|Teams Played||India Under-19s, Saurashtra Under-16s, Saurashtra Under-19s|
|Style and Role||Right Handed Top-order Batsman and Wicketkeeper|
|ODI Debut||Not Yet|
|Test Debut||Not Yet|
|First Class Debut||Not Yet|
|List A debut||Hyderabad (India) v Saurashtra at Kalyani, Feb 26, 2017|
|T20s Debut||Not Yet|
Harvik Desai Record As of 20th of January 2018
|Format||U-19 Test Career||List A||Under-19 ODI career|
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