|Sandeep Lamichhane Quick Info|
|height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Date of birth||2 August 2000|
|eye color||dark brown|
Sandeep Lamichhane is a Nepalese professional cricketer, who has represented his country as a front-line spin bowler in limited overs editions (ODIs and T20Is) of the game. In December 2021, Nepal Cricket Association He was appointed captain of Nepal’s senior national team (governing body for the sport in the country). Before joining the senior national team, he represented Nepal in 2016 Under-19 ICC Cricket World Cup, where the team finished 8th in a 16-team competition. A valuable leg-spin bowler with a bag full of moves, he has been featured in franchise-based T20 leagues around the world, Delhi Capitals in (2018-2020) IPL (Indian Premier League); St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots (2018), Barbados Tridents (2019), and Jamaica Tallawahs (2020) in cpl (Caribbean Premier League); nangarhar leopard (2018) in apl (Afghanistan Premier League); Melbourne Stars (2018-19-2019-20) and Hobart Hurricanes in (2020-21-present) bbl (Big Bash League); sylhet sixers (2019) in below the poverty line (Bangladesh Premier League); Lahore Qalandars (2019) in PSL (Pakistan Super League); And Montreal Tigers (2018) and Toronto Nationals (2019) in global t20 canada,
name at birth
Kancha, King of Spin, Shane Warne of Nepal
Aruchor, Sayangja, Gandaki Province, Nepal
- father – Chander Narayan Lamichhane
- Mother – Kopila Devi
- siblings Mohan Lamichhane (Older Brother), Indu Lamichhane (Sister)
He is represented by Talha Asham, Manager and Booking Agent, Saya Corporation, Sports Management Agency, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States.
right arm fracture
- 25 – One Day International (ODI), T20 International (T20I), St Kitts & Nevis Patriots (CPL), Toronto Nationals (Global T20 Canada)
- 1 – Delhi Capitals (IPL), Melbourne Stars (BBL)
5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Caste / Ethnicity
He is of Nepali origin.
- toned physique
- side-cropped, pointed hair
- sport a thin beard
- wears ear studs
Facts of Sandeep Lamichhane
- in 2016 Under-19 ICC Cricket World CupDuring the second match of the tournament in Nepal, against Ireland, Sandeep became only the 5th bowler in the history of the tournament to take a hat-trick (the feat of dismissing 3 batsmen off 3 consecutive legal balls). He was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ for his performance. He finished the tournament as the second highest wicket-taker with 14 wickets.
- In March 2018, he became the first Nepalese cricketer to be selected in cpl,
- In May 2018, he became the first Nepalese cricketer to play in IPL,
- In May 2018, he was included in ICC (International Cricket Council) Rest of the World XI Team to play against West Indies in September 2017 to raise funds to rebuild cricket stadiums damaged by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria. He made his T20I debut in the match thus becoming the first cricketer to make his T20I debut. A combined team instead of their national team.
- In October 2018, he became the Nepali cricketer to play bbl,
- He is an amateur singer and often uploads his songs and music videos to YouTube. In July 2018, he released his first song titled Udash theo,
Featured image by Sandeep Lamichhane / Instagram