Hardik Pandya turns 24 today, the Indian batsman is feeling great privilege by sharing his birth date with legendary Amitabh Bachchan. He even shared his picture with Senior Bachchan on his twitter account, sharing memorable moment. Hardik is enjoying his recent achievements with Indian cricket team as best bowler, and all rounder cricketer. Hardik Pandya got himself into playing cricket since 2013, for Baroda cricket team and played a indispensable game in Baroda winning the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in the 2013–14 season. This year was astonishing for him as, he had been shinning through from domestic cricket and IPL to the international stage.
Pandya has proved his talent with his outstanding performances ICC Champions Trophy against Pakistan. His ability to swing the ball stole all the matches and gave him good recognition his ability to swing the ball, both new and old, and to kill off matches. He was also announced to the stage with three consecutive sixes to Imad Wasim in India’s opener. His versatile style led to decision, where he was sent before MS Dhoni in ICC Champions Trophy tournament which signified he is all rounder.
Just in year alone he has been remarkably great, where in 2016 Pandya scored 123 runs and picked up 19 wickets in 20 matches, this year he has scored 710 runs taking 30 wickets in 31 matches. This has changed his average stands at 39.44, achieving man of the match awards in three matches.