Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah is an Indian international cricketer, who plays for the Indian National Cricket Team, in all formats of the game. After a couple of moderately successful seasons with the Mumbai Indians at theIndian Premier League (IPL), and with his domestic team Gujarat, he was named in India’s squad for its 2015-16 Series against Australia, as a replacement to an injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
Bumrah made his debut in One Day Internationals and T20 Internationals in 2015-16 series against Australia. He is the first Asian bowler to take 5 wickets in a test innings in South Africa, England and Australia, during the same calendar year. Bumrah is also the third highest wicket taker in test matches in a debut year with 48 wickets in 8 matches.
The Indian Cricketer is on this week’s trend list as he is almost getting married to his girlfriend Sanjana Ganesan.
Jasprit’s early life and age
Bumrah’s father Jasbir Singh died when he was 5 years old. He was brought up by Daljit Bumrah, a single mother working as a school teacher in ahmedabab, Gujarat, in a middle-class surrounding. Daljit made an appearance in the 2019 Netflix documentary Cricket fever: Mumbai Indians where she was emotional on the cricketing success of her son.
Bumrah was born on 6 December 1993. He is currently aged 27 as at 2021 March.
Bumrah plays first-class cricket forGujarat and he made his debut against Vidarbha in October 2013 during the 2013-14 season, where he picked up 7 wickets in the match. Eventually, he ended the tournament as the side’s leading wicket-taker.
A right-arm fast-medium pacer from Gujarat with an unusual bowling action, Bumrah made his T20 debut against Maharashtra in the 2012–13 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, and also helped his side clinch the title with his Man of the Match performance. His figures of 3/14 were instrumental to Gujarat’s win over Punjab in the final.
A 19-year old Bumrah grabbed instant limelight when on his Indian Premier League (IPL) debut, he finished with figures of 3/32 against Royal Challengers Banglore. While doing so, he became only the second bowler in the side to take three wickets on debut. Though he played just a couple of games in the Pepsi IPL 2013 for Mumbai Indians, his impressive show in the domestic circuit convinced the Mumbai Indians management to buy him back for Pepsi IPL 2014 season. He was named in the IPL XI of the tournament in 2017 by Cricbuzz. In 2018 he took 78 wickets.
He was also named in the T20 XI of the years 2016 and 2017 by ESPNcricinfo and in 2017 by cricbuzz.
Bumrah went on to win the 2019 IPL title with Mumbai Indians for a record 4th time while also being adjudged the Man of the Match in the final.
In the 2020 IPL, Bumrah was instrumental in Mumbai qualifying for the final. Bumrah delivered a man of the match performance in the qualifier.
On 11 December 2020, he scored his maiden first class half century (55) against Australia A during the India tour of Australia.
Bumrah made his T20I debut on 26 January 2016 against Australia. In the two matches, against West Indies, in August 2016, he became the bowler to claim most wickets (28) in Twenty20 Internationals in one calendar year surpassing the record of Dirk Nannes.
In January 2017, in the second match of T20I series of England’s 2016-17 India tour, Bumrah played a crucial role in India’s win. He picked up two wickets and gave away 20 runs in his quota of four overs. Bowling at the death, in the final over, he took 2 wickets giving away only two runs when England needed eight to win. He was awarded Player of the Match, he produced an excellent yorker in the final ball, with 6 runs required. During the2017 SriLank tour, Bumrah recorded the most wickets (15) taken by any fast bowler in a bilateral ODI series of five or fewer matches. He is remembered for bowling a no-ball in the final of the Champions Trophy 2017 that resulted in a wicket. The batsman, Fakar Zaman, went on to score a match-defining century.
In November 2017, he was named in India’s Test squad for their series against South Africa. He made his Test debut for India against South Africa at Newlands in Cape Town on 5 January 2018. Jasprit Bumrah got his maiden Test wicket as he clean bowled AB de Villiers for 65 runs. In the 3rd Test Match of India tour of South Africa 2017-18, at Johannesburg, Bumrah took his maiden five-wicket haul in Tests, with figures of 5/54 from 18.5 overs. He was named in the ODI XI of the year by Cricbuzz.
Bumrah took his 2nd five-wicket haul in Tests, with figures of 5/85 from 29 overs, in the 3rd Test Match of India tour of England, at Trent Bridge, as India defeated England by 203 runs.
Is Jasprit married?
As per reports, the 27-year-old speedster – who took a break from international duties citing personal reasons – is getting married to Sanjana Ganesan in Goa on March 14-15.
Jasprit’s Net worth
According to BCCI, Bumrah is paid a salary of 1 million dollars every year. Apart from this, 4 lakh rupees are given in every T20 match, 4 lakh rupees in ODI match, and 15 lakh rupees in a test match.
As of today, Jasprit Bumrah’s Net Worth is estimated to be in the INR 29 Crores ballpark and is ever-growing. The steady growth in his paychecks stands testimony of Jasprit Bumrah’s Net Worth. A large part of his net worth can be contributed to his endorsements and IPL Contract.