Punjab based cricketer Bipul Sharma has made up his mind to retire from Indian cricket.
Bipul Sharma is an Indian fast bowler who plays for Chandigarh in domestic cricket. He is an all rounder. He is a slow left arm orthodox bowler and is a left hand batsmen. Bipul is one of the most talented cricketers in the domestic circuit. In 105 domestic T20 games, he has picked up 84 wickets and has scored 1203 runs. He has played for Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Sikkim in domestic cricket.
Bipul Sharma was picked up by Punjab Kings in the 2010 edition of the IPL. The all rounder spent four years there as a backup player. During the 2013 edition of IPL, he played his first and last game for the franchise. In the 2014 edition of IPL, he was picked up by Sunrisers Hyderabad as a replacement for injured Laxmi Ratan Shukla.
Bipul Sharma played all the three knockout games in the 2016 edition of IPL where SRH were found victorious. His 27 run cameo of 11 deliveries in the eliminator against KKR will be remembered. He also picked up the crucial wicket of ABD in the finals against RCB.
Bipul Shama played 33 games for SRH in which he scalped 17 wickets. He has scored 187 runs at a strike rate of 152.03. He was with the franchise till 2018.
The 38 year old has revealed his future plans. He has decided to play for the USA in the future. As per BCCI rules, a player has to retire from IPL and domestic cricket before playing in any foreign league.
The 38 year old took it to his official Instagram handle to make the announcement.