|Cricketer ( Right-hand batter), Right-arm Medium pacer
|Monthly income and salary
|Total net worth
Sumit Kumar is an Indian cricketer who was born on December 12, 1995. Sumit hails from Gurgaon in Haryana. Sumit plays as a right-hand batter and also bowls right-arm medium fast. The 28-year-old has played for Haryana and represented it in Domestic cricket. Sumit has made his List-A and First-Class debut for the Haryana Team.
Sumit has taken 89 wickets with the ball and scored over 1500 runs with the bat for Haryana. Since Sumit can play dual roles with both bat and ball, he was a hot prospect in the 2024 IPL auction and was picked up by Delhi Capitals (DC) for a handsome price of 1 Crore INR. Sumit’s bid was set at 10 Lakhs INR.
Sumit bowls upfront with the new ball and likes to swing the white Kookabara. If we talk of similarities he is like Umesh Yadav who bowls with the new ball and swings it. The Haryana cricketer has also shown pedigree lower down the order when it comes to batting.
There is no information available about his initial cricketing career. This section will be updated shortly when the requisite information is obtained. But one can say that Sumit Kumar has become one of the mainstays of the Haryana side from when he made his debut in all formats in domestic cricket.
With the Haryana Team having the likes of Harshal Patel and Yuzvendra Chahal. Sumit can learn from them and become a better player to rise through the ranks. Since Sumit plays as an all-rounder, if he gives consistent performances for some time in domestic cricket, there is a chance that he can make an India debut soon.
IPL debut with Delhi Capitals
Sumit will be playing his first season in IPL 2024 with DC. The DC side has the likes of Axar Patel, Jhye Richardson, Mukesh Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Mitchell Marsh and others who can help Sumit better his game in the 2-month window.
Sumit was brought for a big price of 1 Crore INR at the IPL auction 2024. The 28-year-old is a medium pace all-rounder and all-rounders be it overseas or domestic are always in high demand during the IPL.
Also because he bowls medium pace and swings the new ball, the dynamics of the auction helped him command a higher price.
The IPL will be a wonderful learning experience for Sumit and it will be a joyride for him as he gets his first taste of top-flight cricket courtesy of the IPL.
Sumit Kumar Net Worth
|₹1-1.5 Cr (Approx)
|December 12, 1995
|Country of Origin
|Source of Wealth
|Professional Cricketer, IPL
According to reports, Sumit Kumar’s net worth is 10 Lakhs INR. After his record bid of 1 Crore in the IPL 2024, it is sure that his net worth could reach higher in the future. Other than this bit of information nothing else is known as of now.
Whenever more information is obtained in this section, it will be updated promptly in greater detail. If Sumit comes up with game-changing all-round performances then he is sure to be retained for a longer period and his net worth is in for a substantial rise.
Sumit Kumar Salary
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There is no concrete information available when we talk about Sumit Kumar’s salary. A major chunk of his Salary comes from the IPL. He also has a contract with Haryana in domestic cricket. It remains to be seen whether he will get retainer contracts in future seasons. If Sumit keeps delivering big performances then his salary could be potentially higher in future.
Sumit Kumar Brand Endorsements
When we look into Sumit Kumar’s brand endorsements, there are no details available about his brand endorsements or paid sponsorships. However, there is no doubt that in future Sumit will have a lot of opportunities to partner with the top brands present in India and the world.
On this topic, there is no information available currently. Once the proper concrete information is obtained this section will be updated in due course. If Sumit keeps up the good work and delivers some groundbreaking performances then he will also get the leverage to make some big buys like high-end cars going forward.
House, Property, and Assets
When it comes to information on the Haryana player’s house, property and any other assets that he owns, this information is not found at present and is not available in the public domain. As soon as further and required information is obtained for this section it will be updated.
Sumit Kumar Girlfriend
Sumit Kumar’s marital status is currently unknown and there is no information obtained as to whether he has a girlfriend or is in a relationship with someone. When the required information is available on the same then this section will be updated.
|Date of Birth
|December 12, 1995
|Place of Birth
|Gurgaon, Haryana, India
|Father – Not known, Not known
|Right- Hand batter
|Professional debut for the Indian team
|Yet to make his debut
|Chest: Unkown Waist: Unkown Biceps: Unknown
Hobbies and Interests
Sumit’s hobbies and interests are not found as of now. Whenever proper information is obtained about Sumit’s hobbies then this section will be duly updated with fresh information.
Since Sumit has been in the headlines recently, there are not much of details regarding Sumit’s favourites. When proper information is obtained about his likes and things it will be updated with more information.
Sumit Kumar Cricket Career
Sumit Kumar has made his debut in all three forms that is T20, List A and First Class cricket for Haryana. Sumit is an all-rounder so he has a wonderful ability to impact the game with both bat and ball.
During the 2023 Vijay Hazare season, he picked up 18 wickets to become second second-highest wicket-taker in 2023 and helped Haryana win the title by beating Rajasthan in the final.
T20 Cricket Debut
Sumit has played 45 T20 matches and scored 574 runs with the highest score of 63. The all-rounder has an average of 28.70 and a strike rate of 134.74 with one half-century. With the ball, Sumit has picked up 43 wickets at an economy rate of 7.37.
He made his debut against Arunachal Pradesh at Cuttack on February 21, 2019. Sumit played his last game on October 27 2023 against Hyderabad at Jaipur.
List A Cricket Debut
In List A Cricket, Sumit made his debut on October 4, 2019, against Odisha and played his last game on December 16 2023 against Rajasthan at Rajkot.
Sumit has made 532 runs in 27 matches at an average of 44.33 and a strike rate of 95.34 with three fifties. With the ball in hand, Sumit has taken 36 wickets with an economy rate of 4.45 with Best bowling figures of 5-14.
First Class Cricket Debut
Sumit’s FC numbers are noteworthy, the Haryana lad has scored 584 runs with bat in just 14 games with the highest score of 95 and also has struck four fifties. With the ball, he has taken 19 wickets at an economy rate of 2.74.
Sumit has shown that he has the potential to stay for the long haul in Haryana’s First-Class setup.
Sumit Kumar IPL Career
Sumit Kumar is very new to the IPL and he was snapped up by DC ahead of the 2024 IPL auction at 1CR after a heavy bidding war took place.
DC has a lot of premier all-rounders in their ranks and Sumit Kumar will learn a lot for two months in the IPL from cricket’s biggest names in the DC setup.
Sumit Kumar Controversy
Though Sumit Kumar was picked for a grand bid of 1 Crore INR by DC, it happened in very strange circumstances during the 2024 IPL auction.
There was another player who went by the name of Sumit Kumar who was a wicket-keeper batter hailing from Jharkhand. Initially, it looked like Sumit from Jharkhand would join the DC ranks but it ended up being Sumit from Haryana.
Sumit Kumar Social Media
Sumit Kumar has 93 posts with 3408 followers on Instagram. However, there is no data about Sumit Kumar’s Facebook or X (Formerly Twitter) records. When more information is obtained for this section, more details will be furnished.
Instagram – SUMIT KUMAR (@isumit_k)
FAQs about Sumit Kumar
A. Sumit Kumar plays for (Domestic) Haryana.
A. He will play for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2024.
A. Sumit Kumar took 18 wickets and was the second-highest wicket-taker for Haryana in the tournament.
A. Sumit Kumar is currently 28 years of age.