Shardul Thakur Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Net Worth, Facts & More

Shardul Thakur is an Indian cricketer who plays for Mumbai in domestic cricket and Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Shardul Thakur is a Right-arm medium Bowler and Right-hand batsman.

Shardul Thakur Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts


Full Name

Shardul Narendra Thakur




Right Handed


Right Arm Medium


Dinesh Lad


  • National Team India International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Mumbai Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2021 Team – Chennai Super Kings

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Shardul Thakur was born on 16 October 1991 in Palghar, Maharashtra, India.


He is currently 30 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Palghar, Maharashtra, India


  • School –  
    • Anand Ashram Convent English High School, Palghar, Mumbai
    • Swami Vivekanand International School, Palghar, Mumbai
  • College –
    • University of Mumbai
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Graduation

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
  • In centimeters – 175 cm
  • In meters – 1.75 m

Eye Color


Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father – Narendra Thakur
  • Mother – Not Known
  • Siblings – Not Known

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Shardul Thakur dated –
    • Not Known

Marital Status



Career Turning Point

His ability to swing the bowl and his performances in domestic cricket made it possible for the paceman to play in the Indian Premier League in 2015.


Test Debut

12 October 2018 v West Indies

ODI Debut

31 August 2017 v Sri Lanka

T20 Debut

21 February 2018 v South Africa

IPL Debut

Shardul Thakur made his IPL debut for Kings XI Punjab. Kings XI Punjab Buy him Rs 20 lakhs in the auctions of IPL 2014.


• While playing for his school in the Harris Shield Trophy 2006, Thakur hit 6 sixes in an over and became the third ever cricketer to do so.
• In the 2012-13 Ranji season, he took 27 wickets in 6 matches averaging 26.25 which included one five-wicket haul.
• Thakur claimed 48 wickets in the ten matches of Ranji season 2013-14. His 5 five-wicket haul in the tournament helped him finish the season with the average of 20.81.

Shardul Thakur Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not known
Test Fee: Not known
ODI Fee: Not known
T20 Fee: Not known
IPL 13: Rs. 26 lakh

Shardul Thakur has an estimated total Networth of Rs 14 crore ($2 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Shardul Thakur Cars And Bikes Collection

Not known

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shardul Thakur

• Shardul was once a fat lad and weighed about 85 kgs, for which, he was suggested by the former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar to get it cut so as to appear on Television playing the game for the country.

• He was selected to represent Mumbai in Ranji Trophy in 2013 but was widely criticized for his overweight physique.