Mayank Markande Biography, Age, Height, Family, Girlfriend, Stats, IPL & More

Mayank Markande, known as Manku, is an Indian cricketer who was born in Bathinda, Punjab. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm leg-break bowler. Markande made his international debut in February 2019 against Australia. He has played for various teams, including India, India U19, Punjab, Mumbai Indians, India A, India B, India U23, India Green, Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad, and Rest of India.

Mayank Markande Biography

Full NameMayank Vikram Sharma Markande
date of birth11 November 1997
birth placeBathinda, Punjab, India
age26 years (by 2024)
LanguagePunjabi, English, Hindi
home townBathinda, Punjab, India
SchoolYadavendra Public School, Patiala, Punjab
UniversityPatiala University
educational qualificationGraduate
marital statusSingle
hobby/interestto play cricket
ideal cricket playerShane Warne
Food Habitcarnivorous
Mayank Markande Wiki/Bio

Mayank Markande Early Life & Family

Since early childhood, he developed his interest in cricket. When he was 8 years old he joined a cricket academy in 2006. He is very fond of cricket as he wanted to become a pacer bowler initially, but his coach suggested him to become a spinner due to his body and lack of pace.

Mayank was born on 11 November 1997 in Bathinda, Punjab, India. He belongs to a Punjabi Family who lives in Bathinda. His father Vikram Sharma is a government employee and his mother Sandeep Sharma owns a boutique.

father’s nameVikram Sharma (Government Employee)
mother’s nameSandeepa Sharma (Boutique Owner)
brother’s namenot known
Girlfriend (GF)not known
cricketer friendIshaan Kishan


Mayank completed his primary schooling at Yadavendra Public School, Patiala, Punjab. And after that, he completed his graduation at Patiala University. He gets knowledge of cricket from his coach Mahesh Inder Singh Sodhi and also got trained under his beneath.


It seems to be Mayank Markande who focuses on his cricket career and remains single.

Body Attributes & Structure

Body Attributes & Structure
Height5 feet 7 inches
weight60 kg
Chest38 inches
Waist30 inches
Biceps13 inches
eye colorBlack
hair colorBlack

Mayank Markande Cricket Career

Mayank Markande Cricket Career

During the 2013/14 Under-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy, he took 29 wickets in 7 matches with an average of 18.24.

Markande made his Twenty20 debut for Punjab against Jammu & Kashmir in the 2017–18 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy on 14 January 2018.

In January 2018, he was bought by Mumbai Indians in the 2018 IPL auction. On 7 April 2018, he took three wickets in the IPL match for Mumbai Indians against Chennai Super Kings.

He made his List A debut for Punjab in the 2017–18 Vijay Hazare Trophy on 7 February 2018 in Bengaluru

And made his debut for the side during the season. In his first two matches, he took seven wickets, including three on debut. In 6 List-A matches, he grabbed 10 wickets at an average of 24.30.

In October 2018, Markande was named in India B’s squad for the 2018–19 Deodhar Trophy.

Mayank Markande

He made his first-class debut for Punjab in the 2018–19 Ranji Trophy on 1 November 2018 and he was the leading wicket-taker for Punjab in the tournament, with 29 dismissals in six matches.

In March 2019, he was named as one of eight players to watch by the International Cricket Council (ICC) ahead of the 2019 Indian Premier League tournament.

he was named in India C‘s squad for the 2019–20 Deodhar Trophy in October 2019. In February 2022, he was bought back by the Mumbai Indians in the auction for the 2022 Indian Premier League tournament.

Mayank Markande was the first player to be traded twice in the Indian Premier League (IPL) transfer window. He was first traded from Mumbai Indians to Delhi Capitals and from there to Rajasthan Royals before IPL 2020. 

Markande is hopeful of a strong IPL 2020 for Rajasthan Royals as he was bought by Rajasthan Royals for Rs 20 Lakh in the 2020 IPL Auction.

The 22-year-old must be looking forward to learning from star players like Steve Smith and Ben Stokes and is hopeful of making a significant contribution.

He was bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs.50 Lakh, in the 2023 Indian Premier League auction.

After that, he was retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 50 Lakh in the 2024 IPL season.

International Cricket Career

In December 2018, he was named in India’s team for the 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup. In February 2019, he was named in India’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for their series against Australia. He made his T20I debut for India against Australia on 24 February 2019.

Mayank Markande Career Stats & Records

Career Stats & Records


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Batting & Fielding

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Mayank Markande Social Media

Social Media PlatformLinks

Likes Dislikes

favorite foodDomino’s Pizza
Preferred Destinationmaldives
favorite movieKabir Singh
favorite cricketerRohit Sharma

Mayank Markande Video

YouTube video

Mayank Markande Net Worth

Mayank Markande Net Worth

Mayank showed a great extent of skills and performances in domestic cricket as well as in international cricket. According to reports his net worth is estimated to be  Rs. 7 crores to 15 crores. His main source of income is cricket as he earns from BCCI salary, IPL contracts, and multiple brand endorsements. He was mentioned in the

Mayank Markande IPL Auction Price History & Salary

201820.00 LacMumbai
201920.00 LacMumbai
20202.00 CrRajasthan
20212.00 CrRajasthan
202265.00 LacMumbai
202350.00 LacHyderabad
202450.00 LacHyderabad

Car Collection

There is no specific information available about Mayank Markande’s car collection but every day he keeps sharing photos of a Honda City car on his Instagram handle.

Records and Achievements:

  • During the Under-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy 2013/14, Mayank took 29 wickets in 7 matches at an average of 18.24.
  • Mayank has also taken a hat-trick while playing against Assam on 13 February 2018.
  • While playing for Mumbai Indians, Mayank took 3 wickets in his IPL debut match itself, one of them was the wicket of MS Dhoni, unable to read Mayank’s ball, Dhoni was out on LBW.
  • Mayank got the Purple Cap in the very first season of IPL due to his excellent bowling but ultimately had to give it up.

Some interesting facts about Mayank Markande:

  • Mayank had developed his interest in cricket. When he was 8 years old he joined a cricket academy in 2006.
  • Mayank started cricket as a medium-fast bowler, but his coach recognized his ability to spin a slower ball with the back of his hand and convinced him to become a leg-spin bowler in his teens.
  • Assam cricket coach Ajay Ratra stated that Mayank has received a lot of advice from former Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh and has learned a lot from him.
  • In the Duleep Trophy 2019 final, IPL teammate Ishan Kishan had sledded Mayank fiercely, which was recorded in the stump mic (it has no life in it, it will not reach that much) but Mayank was not angry at it but was enjoying it.
  • Mayank is not only a great bowler but also an excellent fielder.
  • According to Indian wicket-keeper Ajay Ratra, cricketer Harbhajan Singh provided Mayank with the opportunity to showcase his talent.
  • His favourite cricketer is Shane Warne.


In conclusion, his aggressive bowling skills showcase his talent. He is a versatile player and a great spin baller who can do better for the Indian cricket team in the future. In this article, you all have come to know about a star-rising & emerging Indian cricketer Mayank Markande’s biography, age, family, height, cricket career, IPL, and more. I hope you all will feel good and satisfied with the information that I will provide above.

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