Hardik Pandya IPL Career

Last Modified Mar 28, 2024 18:19 IST

Hardik Pandya IPL Career
Courtesy/ Hardik Pandya’s Instagram

IPL Debut year2015
IPL TeamMumbai Indians (2015-21), Gujarat Titans (2022-23) Mumbai Indians (2024)
RoleBatting All-rounder
Batting StyleRight-hand batsman
Bowling StyleRight-arm fast bowler
Current Auction PriceINR 15 Crores
Last IPL Season runs/wickets346/3

Hardik Himanshu Pandya is an Indian cricketer who represents his country in international cricket. At the domestic level, Hardik plays first-class cricket for Baroda. The Indian all-rounder now leads Mumbai Indians ahead of the 2024 Indian Premier League. Hardik is an All-Rounder who bats right-handed and bowls right-arm fast-medium. Pandya is popular in the world of cricket for his aggressive style of batting and his exceptional fielding skills along with his clinical bowling.

Hardik Pandya IPL teams from 2008-24

Hardik Pandya first went unsold in the 2014 season but later his all-round ability was a key factor in MI signing him as a fresh entrant into the squad in the 2015 IPL season. He has been a part of the team since then. Later in the 2022 Mega Auction, He was signed by the debutant team Gujarat Titans for INR 15 Crore and assigned with the responsibility of captaincy. GT had an exceptional season as they won the IPL trophy in their first year in IPL itself. The Indian all-rounder now leads Mumbai Indians ahead of the 2024 Indian Premier League after the whooping 15 crore IPL fee and 100 crore transfer fee by MI to the GT, according to Times Now.

2024Mumbai Indians
2023Gujarat Titans
2022Gujarat Titans (Winners)
2021Mumbai Indians
2020Mumbai Indians (Winners)
2019Mumbai Indians (Winners)
2018Mumbai Indians
2017Mumbai Indians (Winners)
2016Mumbai Indians
2015Mumbai Indians (Winners)
2014Mumbai Indians

Hardik Pandya IPL Auction Price

Hardik Pandya was first purchased by the Mumbai Indians in 2015 for just INR 10 lakhs, which he received from 2015-2017 annually. His value addition to the team and his growth into a consistent all-round national player helped his salary multiply elevenfold. From 2018-2011, he received a massive amount of 11 crore annually from Mumbai Indians. Later in the 2022 IPL Mega Auction, Gt acquired his services as a captain for 15 crores for 2 consecutive seasons.

The 2024 IPL auction price for Hardik Pandya is Rs 15 crore. Pandya was signed by the Mumbai Indians (MI) from the Gujarat Titans (GT) in an all-cash deal that required MI to pay Rs 100 crore (Rs 1 billion) as the transfer fee. Pandya has replaced Rohit Sharma as the current MI captain.

202415.0 CrMumbai Indians
202315.0 CrGujrat Titans
202215.0 CrGujrat Titans
202111.0 CrMumbai Indians
202011.0 CrMumbai Indians
201911.0 CrMumbai Indians
201811.0 CrMumbai Indians
201710.0 LakhsMumbai Indians
2016INR 10.0 LakhsMumbai Indians
2015INR 10.0 LakhsMumbai Indians

Hardik Pandya IPL runs year-wise

With an average of 30.38, Hardik Pandya scored 2309 runs in 123 IPL games so far. Along with smashing ten half-centuries, his highest IPL score is 91 runs. Throughout his IPL career, Hardik Pandya has smashed 172 fours and 125 sixes.


Hardik Pandya IPL wickets year-wise

After his IPL debut in 2015, he played 123 matches and bagged 53 wickets at an average of 3/17, 8.80 economy, and 22.68 strike rate.

YearMatchesInningsOversWicketsAverageEconomy rate

Hardik Pandya IPL Records

Hardik Pandya is the first Indian Skipper to have led the team to IPL victory in the debut season of the team (Gujarat Titans) and second in the entire IPL history, being only second to Shane Warne who led the Rajasthan Royals to IPL title in the inaugural season of the IPL

Highest Strike-rate for MIHardik Pandya scored 1476 runs in 85 innings for MI at a strike rate of 153.91- the highest for any Mumbai Indians batsman (min. 500 runs).
2nd most IPL titlesHardik has won 5 IPL titles since his debut in 2015. He won the 2015, 17, 19 and 2020 editions with MI and then the 2022 season as Gujarat Titans skipper. Only Rohit Sharma has won more titles (6) than him.
Fastest Indian to smash 100 sixesHardik smashed his 100th IPL six in the 2022 edition. He took 1046 deliveries to achieve the same.
One of the 6 all-rounders to complete a double of 1000 runs + 50 wicketsThe Baroda cricketer has scored 1963 runs besides claiming exactly 50 wickets in his 107-match career.
Third-most sixes for MIHe smashed 98 sixes for the Mumbai Indians; bettered only by Kieron Pollard (223) and Rohit Sharma (189).
One of the 3 IPL captain to win POTM in the finalHardik was adjudged the 'Player of the Match' in the 2022 final for his all-round display (3/17 & 34)
One of the 3 skipper to lift the IPL trophy in his debut seasonHardik spearheaded GT to a maiden OPL triumph in their debut season. Only Shane Warne (for Rajasthan Royals in 2008) and Rohit Sharma (for Mumbai Indians in 2013) have achieved this feat.
3rd most catches for Mumbai IndiansPandya pocketed 53 catches during his MI career.
Only Indian all-rounder to hammer 400+ runs and take 10+ wickets in a single IPL season.Hardik smashed 402 runs @ 44.66/178.98 besides taking 14 wickets @ 27.85 during the 2019 season.
Best ball/six ratio for an Indian batsmanHardik hits a six every 12.09 deliveries (1330/110) in the IPL- the best by an Indian batsman with a minimum of 50 sixes.
Only Indian to score 25+ runs in an over thriceHardik smashed 28 runs in a fixture against Rising Pune Supergiant in 2017 before repeating the same twice against RR in 2020.
3rd most sixes in an innings for MIThe hard-hitting batsman smashed 9 sixes during his 34-ball 91 against KKR in 2019. Only Sanath Jayasuriya (11 vs CSK) & Kieron Pollard (10 vs PBKS) have struck more for MI in an innings.
3rd Highest strike rate in an innings for MIHardik’s 25 runs off 8 deliveries credits him as the third highest strike rate of an MI player

Hardik Pandya As Batter

  • Hardik Pandya has the second-highest strike rate for Mumbai Indians(153.91)

  • Fastest Indian Player to smash 100 sixes in IPL (1046 balls)

  • 3rd most sixes for Mumbai Indians with 98 sixes.

  • Most 50+ scores for GT, with 4 fifties in the team 2 IPL seasons

  • 2nd most IPL titles as player and captain combined, with 5 titles.


Hardik Pandya As Captain

With 22 wins and 9 defeats in 31 matches as captain of the Gujarat Titans, Hardik Pandya leads the Indian Premier League (IPL) Captaincy record with a 70.97% victory percentage. He became the first skipper to achieve so since Shane Warne in his debut season as he guided his squad (RR) to the 2022 IPL championship. Hardik led the team to the final match in 2023 too, but the DLS system ended up causing them a five-wicket loss against the Chennai Super Kings in a closely-knit thriller match

  • 2nd captain to get Player of the Match award in the IPL final, for the winning side


Hardik Pandya As Bowler

  • 3rd the most catches for Mumbai Indians with 53 catches

  • First Indian All-rounder to score 400 runs and pick more than 10 wickets in a single season. This took place in the 2019 season.

MatchesInningsWickesAverageEconomyBest Figures

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When did Hardik Pandya debut in the IPL?

2015. Pandya debuted for the Mumbai Indians in the IPL in 2015 and played for the same team till 2021.

What is the highest score of Hardik Pandya in the IPL?

The highest score of Hardik Pandya was 91 in 37 balls against KKR in 2019

Who is the GT captain?

Hardik Pandya will be leading MI this time after his transfer to MI while Shubman Gill is appointed as the new captain of GT.

Who is the captain of MI in 2024?

Hardik Pandya has replaced Rohit as MI's captain ahead of the upcoming 2024 IPL season.

What is Hardik Pandya’s winning percentage as the Captain?

Hardik holds the record for highest win record as captain in IPL with 70.97% win percent. This is during his captainship for Gujarat Titans