Abhishek Porel Profile, Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Girlfriend, Stats, IPL & More

Abhishek Porel is a 22-year-old Indian cricketer. He is a right-hand wicket-keeper batsman who started playing domestic crickets in the year 2022. And he is a part of all formats of domestic Cricket.

He plays for the Bengal cricket team in state-level cricket and plays for Delhi Capitals (DC) in the Indian Premier League ( IPL).

FULL NAMEAbhishek Porel
BORNOctober 17, 2002
HEIGHT5’8” Feet
TEAMDelhi Capitals (DC)
FATHERChandranath Porel
HOBBIESTravelling, Working out
SCHOOLKanailal Vidyamandir, Chandannagar
Abhishek Porel Biography

Abhishek Porel Early Life & Family

Abhishek Porel

Abhishek Porel was born on October 17, 2002, in Chandannagar, West Bengal, India. He is mainly known for playing domestic cricket for the Bengal team and IPL franchise cricket for Delhi Capitals (DC) as a Wicketkeeper batsman player.

And he started playing domestic cricket in the year 2022 and IPL franchise cricket in the year 2023. He started playing cricket at a young age with his brother and friends in Chandannagar a small town in West Bengal.

At the age of five, he joined the National Sporting Club in Chandannagar where he trained under Pradip Mondal. He later joined Utpal Chatterjee’s coaching center at Deshbandhu Park, where he was trained alongside with his cousin Ishan Porel.

He is very fond of various sports and used to play sports like football and tennis, but his love for cricket made him pursue it professionally.

Ahishek Porel Family

His father Somnath Porel is a former Kabaddi player and his mother Anima Porel is a housewife. Also, he has a cousin named Ishan Porel who is also a cricketer.


Abhishek completed his primary education at Kanailal Vidyamandir, Chandannagar. He knows the basics of cricket at the National Sporting Club in Chandannagar where he trained under Pradip Mondal.

Physical Stats & Attributes

Abishek Porel Heights (approx.)In centimeters -178cm
In meters – 1.78 mm
In feet – 5’8” feet
Eye Colourblack
Hair Colourblack

Abhishek Porel Cricket Career

if we talk about Abishek’s cricket career, then he started playing state-level cricket in the year 2022. So let’s know about his cricket career:

He was a back-up player for India Under-19 for the 2022 Under-19 World Cup held in West Indies.

Abhishek Porel and VVS Laxman during 2022 Under-19 World Cup

On 17 February 2022, he made his Ranji (first-class) debut for Bengal against Baroda at Cuttack and helped his team to chase a target of 350 runs by scoring his first fifty with 53 runs in the second innings.

Porel played only 16 First-class cricket matches so far, in which he scored 695 runs with the help of 6 half-centuries.

He scored 20 runs off 14 balls at a strike rate of 142.85 during his T20 debut on 14 October 2022 for Bengal against Odisha in the 2022 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (SMAT).

Porel made his List A debut for Bengal against Puducherry in the 2022 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 17th November 2022. He has got the chance to play only 3 List A cricket matches so far, in which he scored 54 runs with his bat.

On 31st March 2023, he was bought by Delhi Capitals for Rs 20 Lakh as a replacement player for Rishabh Pant for the 2023 Indian Premier League.

Abhishek Porel while practicing in Delhi Capitals

On his debut IPL match for Delhi Capitals against Gujarat Titans on 4 April 2023 in the 2023 IPL season, he scored 20 runs in 11 balls with a strike rate of 181.81 and also took the catch of Hardik Pandya.

Porel with Hardik Pandya

During the Delhi Capitals Match against Mumbai Indians in the 2023 IPL season, he dived and took the catch of Rohit Sharma after which the fans started calling him the spiderman of Chandannagar.

In Delhi Capitals’ opening match of the 2024 IPL season against Punjab Kings, he came in as an impact player and scored 32 runs in 10 balls at a strike rate of 320.

Abhishek Porel Career Stats Records & Info

Abhishek Porel
Career Info 
Delhi Capitals
Durgapur Dazzlers
Abishek Porel’s Cricket DebutDomestic Cricket debut

First-Class Debut
He made his First-Class debut on 20 February 2022 in the match of Baroda vs Bengal at Cuttack.

List A cricket debut
He made his List A debut on 17 November 2022 in the match of Puducherry vs Bengal at Ranchi.

T20s Debut
He made his T20s debut on 14 October 2022 in the match of Odisha vs Bengal at Lucknow.

International Cricket Debut

ODI cricket debut
Not yet debuted.

T20I cricket debut
Not yet debuted.

Test Debut
Not yet debuted.
Abishek Porel’s Coach/MentorBibhas Das, Pradip Mondal, Devang Gandhi

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Abhishek Porel Social Media

InstagramAbishek Porel (@abishekporel_)
TwitterNot Known
FacebookAbhishek Porel

Abhishek Porel Video

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Unknown Facts About Abishek Porel

  • After the Injury of Rishabh Pant, He was included in Delhi Capitals (DC) as a replacement for Rishabh Pant.
  • Abhishek hails from a small village in West Bengal called Chandannagar.
  • He is the cousin brother of pacer Ishan Porel.
  • He is a dog lover and owns two dogs.
Porel With his pet dogs
  • Abhishek played for Durgapur Dazzlers in the Bengal T20 Premier League.

Abhishek Porel Net Worth

According to reports, his net worth is estimated to be USD 1 million. He earned professionally by playing cricket. His main source of income is through BCCI salary, IPL contracts, and brand endorsements.


In conclusion, Abhishek Porel is an excellent wicket-keeper batsman who showcases his skills in various matches. He is a talented Indian rising star player who can do better in future for the Indian cricket. So in this article, we have gathered all the information about his Abhishek Porel Profile, Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Girlfriend, Stats, IPL.

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