Shikha Pandey – Bio, Age, Stats, Net Worth

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Shikha Pandey

Shikha Pandey is an Indian cricketer. Being Right Handed Batsman & Left arm medium Bowler, in the India national Women-cricket team.

Born12 May 1989, Ramagundam
Height5 ft 6 inch (168 cm)
FatherSubas Pandey
MotherNot known


Shikha Pandey was born in 12 May 1989, Ramagundam, Andhra Pradesh, India. Her age is around 26 years (2023).

Pandey’s nickname is “Shikhipedia”, an allusion to her self-confessed status as a “cricket geek”.

Shikha Subas Pandey is an Indian cricketer and officer in the Indian Air Force (IAF). She plays for the national cricket team as a right-arm medium pacer and middle-order batter, and is an IAF air traffic control officer.


Pandey did her schooling under the Central Board of Secondary, India. At the age of 15, she became the first player affiliated with state board to represent India.

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Shikha Pandey


At the age of 15, Pandey was selected to play for Goa in 2004. Later at the age of 17 for the 2007–08 domestic season, she was selected to play for Goa’s Women Senior State Side. 

In the inter-state two-day tournament, Rani Jhansi Trophy, she picked up a four-wicket haul. This was also her Goa senior women’s debut. Thirushi Kamini, then already an Indian international, was her first wicket which was a caught-and-bowled.

What fast-tracked her selection into the zonal squad the same season was her scoring three half-centuries for the Goa Under-19 side.

Test Debut13 August 2014 v England (Cap 78)
ODI Debut21 August 2014 v England (Cap 112)
T20I Debut09 March 2014 v Bangladesh (Cap 48)
Jersey No.12

In her year off from her engineering course and Pandey played in Board President’s XI against the visiting England and West Indies teams in 2010 and January 2011 respectively and also took her first “international wicket, albeit unofficial,” Charlotte Edwards in the 2010 tour game.

She continued to play for Goa and after 2013–14 season of Inter-State T20 tournament (Plate group) she was selected for India’s tour of Bangladesh consisting 3 friendly matches with Bangladesh and 2014 ICC Women’s World Twenty20.

Pandey was part of the Indian team to reach the final of the 2017 World Cup where the team lost to England by nine runs. In January 2020, she was named in India’s squad for the 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia. In May 2021, she was named in India’s Test squad for their one-off match against the England women’s cricket team.

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Shikha Pandey

Shikha Pandey Stats

Runs Scored 55512207
Batting Average18.320.512.9
Highest Score28*5926*
Balls bowled2492472980
Bowling Average35.221.926.5
4-Wicket haul020
5-Wicket haul000
10-Wicket haul000
Best Bowling2/334/183/14
Catch/Stumpings1/- 11/-18/-

Shikha Pandey Net Worth

According to various online resources the net worth of Shikha Pandey is estimated around $3 million dollars which is 25 crores in Indian Currency.


Apart from BCCI match fees, Shikha Pandey is also playing for various Domestic and International Leagues which makes a good source of income for her.

Social Media and Advertisements

Shikha Pandey has also a best amount of social media following by which she makes decent amount of money. She had also done many TV commercials for Brands till now.

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Shikha Pandey
Net Worth$3 Million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees25 Crore INR +
Monthly Income And Salary10 lakh – 20 lakh
Yearly Income1 crore+
Income SourceCricket, Advertisement

Social Media of Shikha Pandey

Shikha Pandey has also a huge amount of Fan following over her social media platforms. She has total 153K followers combining his Instagram.

Shikha Pandey posts entertaining content on his Instagram with members of Team India at a period of time. Her reels also got viral many times till now.

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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1.What is the net worth of Shikha Pandey in Indian rupees?
Ans. The net worth of Shikha Pandey in 25 crores in Indian rupees.

2. How old is Shikha Pandey?
Ans. Shikha Pandey is 34 years old.

3. Nick name of Shikha Pandey?
Ans. No any Nick name of Shikha Pandey.

4. Which state in Shikha Pandey Belongs ?
Ans. Shikha Pandey Belongs to Andhra Pradesh.

5. For which team Shikha Pandey Played IPL in 2023 ?
Ans. Shikha Pandey Played is Not IPL but she’s play various Leagues Domestic & International.