Srikar Bharat Wiki Biography: Kona Srikar Bharat commonly known as Srikar Bharat or KS Bharat is an Indian Cricketer who plays for Andhra in Indian Domestic Cricket. He was born in Visakhapatnam City in Andhra Pradesh, India.
Bharat was passionate about cricket since his childhood. He is a Right-Hand Batsman and his bowling style is Right Arm Off Break. He plays for Andhra as a Wicket Keeper Batsman. Bharat was also the first wicket-keeper batsman to score a triple hundred in the Ranji Trophy and achived this feat in 2015..
Srikar was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2021 Auction in February 2021. RCB bought KS Bharat for the base price of INR 20 Lac. Before this he was also bought by Delhi Daredevils in 2015 for a sum of INR 10 Lac.
For IPL 2022, he was bought by DC management at a price of 2 Crore(20 lakh base price) after a small bidding war with CSK.
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|Full Name||Kona Srikar Bharat|
|Nick Name||Srikar Bharat or KS Bharat|
|Date Of Birth||October 3, 1993|
|Birth Place||Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Batting||Right Hand Batsman|
|Bowling||Right Arm Off Break Bowler|
- Bharat plays for Andhra Team and he has also played for Andhra Cricket Association XI, India A, India B, India Blue, India Red and Rest of India.
- Bharat made his first-class debut at an age of 19 in 2012 against Kerala in 2012-13 Ranji Trophy Season.
- Srikar started his List-A career with Vijay Hazare Trophy against Tamil Nadu in 2012 and played his first Vijay Hazare match on 20th February 2012.
- Bharat was also the first wicket-keeper batsman who scored a triple hundred in the Ranji Trophy on 6th February 2015.
- He has also played in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy and in Vijay Hazare Trophy.
- In July 2018, Bharat was also named in the squad for India Blue for the 2018–19 Duleep Trophy Season.
- A year later in 2019, Bharat was also added to India’s Test squad for the second Test against Bangladesh, as backup for Wriddhiman Saha.
- Bharat was even added to Indian’s squad for the One Day International (ODI) series against Australia in 2020.
- In January 2021, He was also named as one of five backup players in India’s Test squad for their series against England.
- He has played a total of 78 First Class matches and scored 9 centuries and 23 Half centuries with an average of 37.24.
- Bharat was also signed by IPL team Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2015 Auction for INR 10 Lac.
- In February 2021 IPL Auction, RCB bought KS Bharat for the base price of INR 20 Lakh.
- In IPL 2022, he was bought by DC at a price of 2 Crore.
Srikar Bharat Age, Height, Weight
Srikar’s age is 28 years. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall and his weight is 65 kgs. His eyes and hairs colour are Dark Brown and Black respectively.
|Height||In feet- 5 feet 7 inch|
In centimetre- 170.18
|Weight||In kilogram- 65 kg|
In Pound- 143.3 lbs
|Age in 2021||28 Years|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||8 UK|
Srikar Bharat’s Family
Bharat was born on October 3, 1993 in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. His father Srinivasa Rao is a Naval Dockyard employee and his mother’s name is Kona Devi. He also has a sibling sister named Manoghna Lokesh.
Bharat’s Wife & Girlfriend
Srikar is Married. He is married to Anjali Nedunuri. The couple married on August 5, 2020. They dated each other for 10 years and finally married in 2020.
- Bharat’s favourite Batsman is MS Dhoni.
- His favourite bowler is Mitchell Starc.
- His favourite actor is Prabhas.
- Hari’s favourite actress is Aishwarya Rai.
- Hari loves playing at Chennai Ground.
Bharat’s Salary and Net Worth
|Net Worth||$1 Million USD|
|Earnings in 2020||Not Known|
|Annual Salary||Not Known|
|Does Srikar Bharat, Consume Alcohol?||No|
|Does Bharat, Smoke Cigarettes?||No|
|Can Bharat Swim?||Yes|
|Is Bharat, Yoga Practitioner?||No|
|Is Bharat, a Jogger?||Yes|
|Srikar Bharat’s Hobbies||Travelling, Workout and Dancing|
|Music||Hip Hop and Rock|
|Sports||Cricket and Football|