Soumya Sarkar is a Bangladeshi cricketer who is a left handed batsman and right arm fast medium pace bowler. Soumya Sarkar was born on February 25, 1993, in Satkhira, Bangladesh and his father’s name is Kishori Mohan Sarkar. Sarkar is included in a category of top-order batsman, who was a player of the 2010 as well as 2012 Under-19 World Cup team matches. In year 2012 Under-19 World Cup, Sarkar was highlighted into the spotlight and he started his First-Class debut for Khulna Division in contradiction of Dhaka Division in the period of 2010-11 seasons.
In year 2013, Sarkar was encompassed in Bangladesh’s T20 team for single-off game against New Zealand team, but did not secure a place till the final XI. Sarkar was encompassed in the team for Bangladesh’s home series against Zimbabwean team and started his debut in the final ODI held in year 2014. After then, Sarkar was subsequently named in the 2015 World cup in Australia-New Zealand matches being organized.
Soumya Sarkar plays for the Khulna Division in the National Cricket League, Rangpur Riders in the Bangladesh Premier League, and Prime Bank Cricket Club in the Dhaka Premier Division. He started his One Day International debut for Bangladesh team against Zimbabwe in year 2014 and received his leading one day international load against Pakistan.
Sarkar started his Twenty20 International debut for Bangladesh team against Pakistan team matches being played in year 2015. In same year, Sarkar made his maiden ODI hundred and supplemented 145 with Tammie Iqbal, making his Test debut against Pakistan a memorable experience.
Many times, Soumya has troubled several batsmen through his lefty bowling as well as a respectable seam, his 30s in the mid overs are yet handy, proficient of fireworks in passing overs. He was lastly named for T20 matches in 2013 against New Zealand team and he made his ODI debut against Zimbabwean team in year 2014.
Soumya Sarkar has completed International centuries as One Day International centuries by scoring 127 runs against Pakistan team in Bangladesh in year 2015. Soumya has been bestowed with Man of the Match awards in matches played against Pakistan and South Africa in year 2015. Soumya has also been bestowed with Man of the Series awards in matches played against South Africa in Bangladesh but the result was that Bangladesh Won the series 2-1.
Soumya Sarkar studied BKSP where he learned important skills of cricket. He participated in the under-19 World Cup arranged in year 2012 and displayed enormous performance in this particular tournament. In his early life before cricket career started, Soumya sought to be a teacher but fortunately, he shaped up a career in the world of cricket.
Soumya Sarkar Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Soumya Sarkar is around $2 million US dollars in year 2017. The estimated net worth embraces Soumya’s income from Test and One day matches, brand endorsements, business deals, etc.
In the international campaign arranged with U-19 World Cup in year 2010, Soumya regularly seemed in first-class format, yet, his favourite game of cricket is T20 match. This is the reason that Soumya is gradually becoming the good paid cricketers of Bangladesh cricket team.
Soumya Sarkar owns a luxurious house in his hometown with all the necessary lavish amenities included.
Soumya Sarkar was auctioned as icon player for BPL 2016, recently, and this added the feather to his business personality. Soumya was sold in TK 40 lakhs for Rajshahi and Rangpur Riders, making him earn a pride in form of a business model.
Soumya Sarkar was recently included as a player in India vs Bangladesh 2017, Test Day 5, and scores in which Indian team won by 208 runs.
Recent reports suggests that Bangladesh required to do something noteworthy in the morning session of Day 2 match but they hesitated as Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli went on the bout to counteract the risk of the new ball from Bangladesh team. The visitors’ scraps sustained as the Indian batsmen anguished their bowlers with brutal competence and then they lost Soumya Sarkar at the finish of the day.
Soumya Sarkar is a feather in crown of Bangladesh cricket team, recognized by his skills in bowling and batting. Soumya has assisted the Bangladesh team to reach close to victory every time he played in the team.