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Shivam Dube Biography, Height, Age, Family, Girlfriend, IPL, Stats & Facts

Shivam Dube Biography: Hard-hitting Indian batting all-rounder who started playing cricket at the age of 5, stopped playing at 13, and then again started at 19!

Early Life of Shivam Dube:

Shivam Dube was born on June 26, 1993, in Mumbai, India. He is brought up in Mumbai but he is originally from Uttar Pradesh, as his family moved to Maharashtra from Bhadohi.

He started playing cricket at a very young age. Soon, his father recognized his talent and enrolled him in Chandrakant Pant Cricket Academy.

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Shivam Dube with his father

Later, he started playing school level cricket. Even once, he helped his school team to win the title of under-14 Giles Shield, but soon, he left out of the team due to his overweight.

He, then, stopped playing cricket till he made his comeback at the age of 19, after five years of hard training. All thanks to his father who kept motivating him to work hard in those five years.

His father is a businessman who had a garment factory that he put on a lease, so that, his son could get all the cricket related facilities he wanted back then.

Shivam Dube's parents.

After lots of training and shedding all his “overweight”, he finally made a comeback into cricket at 19 with around 75 kg weight. Then, he joined Karnatak Sporting Association where he started playing under Satish Samant.

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Meanwhile, he also used to practice on their self made cricket pitch in his backyard. There, his father used to throw balls to him for approx eight hours daily.

Shivam Dube Biography:

Shivam Dube's Profile:
Personal Life:
Full NameShivam Dube
Nickname Not known
Date of BirthJune 26, 1993
Age27 years (in 2020)
NationalityIndian
ReligionHinduism
Zodiac/Sun SignCancer
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra
SchoolHansraj Morarji Public School, Mumbai
CollegeRizvi College, Mumbai
Physical Stats:
Height5ft. 11”
(1.80 m)
(180 cm)
WeightNot known
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Family & Relationships:
Father
Rajesh Dube
MotherMadhuri Dube
Siblings1 sister (Pooja Dube)
Marital StatusUnmarried
Girlfriend

Not known
Career:
ProfessionCricketer
Playing RoleAllrounder
Batting StyleLeft-hand bat
Bowling StyleRight-arm medium
Major TeamsIndia, India A, India Under-23s, Mumbai, Royal Challengers Bangalore
International
Test Debut
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ODI Debut
India vs West Indies at Chennai (December 15, 2019)
T20I DebutIndia vs Bangladesh at Delhi (November 3, 2019)
First-Class DebutMumbai vs Karnataka at Nagpur (December 7, 2017)
List-A Debut Mumbai vs Rajasthan at Chennai (February 26, 2017)
T-20 DebutBaroda vs Mumbai at Mumbai (January 18, 2016)

Family Background:

Shivam’s father, Rajesh Dube, is a businessman who used to be a wrestler in his youth.

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Shivam Dube’s parents

His mother, Madhuri Dube, is a homemaker.

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Shivam with his sister

He has an elder sister named Pooja Dube.

Education:

He did his schooling from Hansraj Morarji Public School, Mumbai. He completed his graduation from Mumbai’s Rizvi College.

Cricket Career of Shivam Dube:

After making his comeback, he started playing cricket for Karnataka Sporting Club. Then, he played a lot of Club matches and soon became a well-renowned hard-hitting batsman among the club cricketers.

Later, he played some brilliant cricket at the Mitsui Shoji T20 League which finally made him play cricket for Mumbai.

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On January 18, 2016, he made his T20 debut for Mumbai against Baroda in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. He remained not out at 21 along with Suryakumar Yadav who made 57 runs in the match.

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Later, on February 26, 2017, he started his List-A career against Rajasthan. He didn’t get the chance to bat in the match, however, he did pick two crucial wickets for his team.

The same year, on December 17, Dube made his First-Class debut opposite Karnataka. He made 7 runs in the first innings and hammered 71 runs, including 7 fours and 4 sixes, in the second innings. He also took 5 wickets in the match.

International Career:

On November 03, 2019, Shivam Dube made his T20I debut for India against Bangladesh. It wasn’t a good start for him, as he got out at the score of 1 run.

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Later, in December, he played his first and only ODI match for India against West Indies. He scored 9 runs and also bowled 7 overs but couldn’t get any wicket in the match.

Cricket Stats:

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Cricket Stats:
Batting Stats:
ODIsT20IsFirst-ClassList-AT20s
Matches113163739
Innings19252534
Runs91051012623399
H.S.95411411854
Average9.0017.5048.1941.5316.62
100s/50s0/00/12/71/10/1
Bowling Stats:
ODIsT20IsFirst-ClassList-AT20s
Matches113163739
Innings111273535
Wickets05403525
Economy8.6810.042.815.158.92
Best Bowling
(Match)
-3/30 7/843/213/27

IPL Career:

Royal Challengers Banglore (RCB) bought Shivam Dube for IPL 2019 at a whopping price of Rs. 5 crores. He made his debut for RCB on March 24, 2019, opposite Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

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Shivam Dube with Virat Kohli

He played four matches and scored 40 runs in the tournament with the highest score of 24 runs against the Delhi Capitals.

IPL Stats:

Dube's IPL Stats
Batting Stats
YearMatchesRunsHighest ScoreAverageStrike-Rate100/50
20194402413.33121.210/0
Bowling Stats
YearMatchesWicketsBest BowlingEconomyAverage4W/5W
2019400/04.80-0/0

Facts about Shivam Dube:

  • He idolizes South African allrounder Jacques Kallis as a cricketer.
  • Dube hit 5 sixes in first 5 bowls of Swapnil Singh’s over in a Ranji Trophy match, just a day before the 2019 IPL auction.

  • He previously hit 5 sixes to Praveen Tambe in the 2018 T20 Mumbai League.
  • Apart from Garments business, his father also used to run a dairy farm business which got failed for some reason.

Frequently asked questions on Google:


Q1: What is the jersey number of Shivam Dube?

Ans: Jersey no. 70.

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Q2: Who is the girlfriend of Shivam Dube?

Ans: Not known


Q3: What is the height of Shivam Dube?

Ans: 5ft. 11” (1.80 m)


Q4: Where is the home town of Shivam Dube?

Ans: He is originally from UP, however, he’s raised in Mumbai, Maharashtra.


Q5: Who is the father of Shivam Dube?

Ans: Rajesh Dube

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