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Dhruv Shorey is an Indian cricketer who plays for Delhi. He made his first-class debut in the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy. In the final of the 2017–18 Ranji Trophy, he scored a century in the first innings, batting for Delhi against Vidarbha. Shorey has also had a good time in the shorter formats where he has managed to contribute with both bats and also with his off-breaks which has been effective. He has even played for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League(IPL), and is still highly demanded.

Dhruv Shorey (Cricketer) 
Bio
Full NameDhruv Ranjan Shorey
ProfessionCricketer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.7 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Cricket
DebutT20- 21 March 2013, Delhi v Haryana at Rohtak
Domestic/State Team(s)Odisha, Vidarbha, Andhra, Haryana, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir
Career Turning PointIn Ranji Trophy 2017/18, he scored 145 runs in the first inning of Delhi v Vidarbha at Indore
Personal Life
Date of Birth1992-06-05 00:00:00
Age (as in 2017)25 Years
Birth PlaceDelhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
NationalityIndian
HometownDelhi
FamilyFather- Ranjan Shorey
Mother- Name not known
Brother- Not known
Sister- Not known
Coach/MentorRP Sharma
ReligionHinduism
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)₹20 lakh (IPL)

Some Lesser Known Facts About Dhruv Shorey

  • Does Dhruv Shorey smoke? : Not known
  • Does Dhruv Shorey drink alcohol? : Not known
  • At the age of seven, he started playing cricket with the inspiration of his father Ranjan Shorey.
  • After the death of his father (suffering from cancer), he worked in the Reserve Bank of India and joined the Sonnet club to continue playing cricket.
  • He is a right-hand batsman and an off-break bowler.
  • In 24 List A matches, he has scored 700 runs (average- 33.33), along with 1 century and 6 half-centuries.
  • His total score in 18 first-class matches is 1217 at an average of 55.31 including 3 centuries and 7 half-centuries.
  • In 16 T20 matches, he has scored 379 runs at an average of 31.58.
  • He has been selected by Chennai Super Kings at 20 lakh base price to play in the 2018 IPL

 

 

 

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