Harvik Desai (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More
Bio Full NameHarvik Manishbhai Desai ProfessionCricketer (Right-Hand Batsman) Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm in meters- 1.75 m in feet inches- 5’ 9” Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 65 kg in Pounds- 143 lbs Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 38 inches - Waist: 30 inches - Biceps: 12 inches Eye ColourDark Brown Hair ColourBlack Cricket International DebutIndia U19 Test- 23 July 2017 against England at Chesterfield, England India U19 ODI- 14 August 2017 against England at Bristol, England Jersey Number #99 (India U-19) Coach/MentorNarendra Singh Gohel Domestic/State TeamSaurashtra Records (main ones)None Career Turning PointAfter when his performance against England was good in his debut Under-19 Youth Test series, he got an opportunity to play in the Youth ODI for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. Personal Life Date of Birth4 October 1999 Age (as in 2017)18 Years Birth PlaceBhavnagar, Saurashtra, Gujarat, India Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra NationalityIndian HometownBhavnagar, Saurashtra, Gujarat, India SchoolSaint Xaviers High School, Bhavnagar CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationNot Known FamilyFather- Manish Desai (Tailor) Mother- Name Not Known Brother- Abhishek Desai
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Harvik’s father was a decent wicketkeeper-batsman himself. When he saw his interest in cricket, he took him to Bharucha Cricket Club at the age of six to nourish his batting skills.
He started his cricket career by playing in the Saurashtra Under-16 cricket team. He played his first series in the 2013-2014 Vijay Merchant Trophy in which he scored 62 runs.
In 2016, he was selected to play in the Challenger Trophy tournament and later on, he was picked for the 2016 Under-19 cricket world cup but instead of him, Rishabh Pant and Ishan Kishan got selected.
Harvik is a regular wicketkeeper.
In February 2017, he made his List A debut against Hyderabad in Kalyani, West Bengal.
In July 2017, he got selected for India’s Under-19 cricket team and played his first match in the Youth Test against England at Chesterfield, England in which he scored 89 runs in the first inning.
In December 2017, he has been chosen for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.