Sharad Vesawkar is a popular cricketer who plays for National Team of Nepal. He has been listed as top 90 rising cricketer in the world. He was born on October 6, 1988 and his age is 31 years old (as of 2020). His height is 5 feet 9 inch tall. He is the second son of father an engineer, Dilip Vesawkar and mother Himali Vesawkar.
Sharad has made some of the great centuries in international matches and is the first Nepali to give century in International Match.
|Date of Birth||October 6, 1988|
|Birth Place||United Arab Emirates (UAE)|
|Height||5 Feet 9 Inch|
|Affiliation||National Cricket Team|
Early life and Childhood
Sharad Veswakar grew up and spent his childhood in his birthplace United Arab Emirates (UAE). Although his father is from UAE his mother is originally from Nepal. So the family returned back to Nepal in 1995 after his father’s retirement. It was the country where he started to pursue his career in this field.
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Sharad Vesawkar Career as Cricketer
Vesawkar first represented his country at Under-15 level, playing in the Under-15 Asia Cup in the United Arab Emirates in December 2002. In his second match against Qatar Under-15 he scored a century to win the man of the match award.
He made his debut for Nepal against UAE in March 2004. He is a right-handed middle-order batsman and a right-arm off break bowler. Initially he lacked Nepalese citizenship and he finally got his citizenship before the 2013 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier. And in return he paved the path of 2014 ICC World Twenty20 for Nepal. Punjab Lions invited Sharad to play IPL for their team in the year 2014. A successful cricketer has received Man of The Match many times.
With many records of centuries and scores, Sharad Vesawakar is the hope of Nepalese.
Married life and Children
Sharad Vesawkar wife is Nisha Adhikari. She is a top actress of Nepal. They got married on July 2, 2017. Similarly, he also has a son named Yuvanish Veswakar.