Sandeep Lamichhane Biography, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Wife, Net Worth And More

Sandeep Lamichhane is a Nepali cricketer. He is a Right-arm leg spin bowler and plays for the Nepalese national team. He also played for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2020. Sandeep started playing cricket at Chitwan Cricket Academy under the guidance of former Nepalese captain Raju Khadka. On 21 April 2023, Sandeep became the quickest player to reach 100 wickets in 45 One Day International (ODI) cricket matches when he played against Oman.

Sandeep Lamichhane Biography, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Wife, Net Worth And More

Sandeep Lamichhane Biography

NameSandeep Lamichhane
Profession                                          Cricketer
Date of birth2 August 2000
BirthplaceAruchaur, Syangja, Nepal
Age24 years old (as of 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
SchoolNot Known
Girlfriend/SpouseNot Known
Coach/Mentor(s)Pubudu Dassanayake, Raju Khadka
Domestic/State Team(s)Delhi Daredevils, Kowloon Cantons, Biratnagar Kings, Western Suburbs District Cricket Club, Lalitpur Patriots, St Kitts, and Nevis Patriots
Bowling StyleLegbreak googly
Jersey Number#25 (Domestic)
Career Turning PointWhen he took a hat-trick in the under-19 World Cup in 2016
Batting StyleRight-handed
Sexual OrientationStraight

Who is Sandeep Lamichhane?

Sandeep Lamichhane was born on 2 August 2000 in Aruchaur, Syangja, Nepal. His father Chander Narayan Lamichhane is an employee of the Indian Railway. He has an elder brother Mohan Lamichhane and a sister Indu Lamichhane Neupane. Sandeep is also the brand ambassador of “Invento Engineering & Consultant Private Limited”.

Sandeep Lamichhane Education Qualification

Sandeep Lamichhane completed his primary school education in Syangja District. He completed intermediate higher education in Chitwan District. After that, he enrolled in “St Xavier College” and is currently doing a bachelor’s degree in social work.

SchoolNot Known
CollageSt. Xavier College, Kathmandu
Education qualificationBSW

Sandeep Lamichhane Family & Relationship

His father’s name is Chander Narayan Lamichhane and his mother’s name is Kopila Devi. He has one brother named Mohan Lamichhane and a younger sister named “Indu Lamichhane.”

Parents NameFather– Chandra Narayan Lamichhane (Indian Railway Employee)
Mother– Kopila Devi Lamichhane
Sister’s NameIndu Lamichhane Neupane
Brother’s NameMohan Lamichhane

Sandeep Lamichhane Age, Nationality, Religion

Sandeep was born on 2 August 2000 (age 24 years old, as of 2024) in Syangja, Nepal.

Age24 years old (as of 2024)
Zodiac signLeo
Sandeep Lamichhane Biography, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Wife, Net Worth And More

Sandeep Lamichhane Wife

Sandeep Lamichhane is in a relationship but has not revealed anything yet.

Girlfriend Not Known
Wife NameNot Known
Marital statusUnmarried

Sandeep Lamichhane Height and Weight

HeightIn centimeters- 168 cm In meters- 1.68 m In feet inches- 5’6”
WeightIn kilograms- 55 kg In pounds- 121 lbs
Eyes ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Skin ColourNot known
Body measurementChest- 36 inches Waist- 28 inches Biceps- 10 inches

Sandeep Lamichhane Records (main ones)

  • In 2016, he became the fifth bowler to take a hat-trick in the ICC Under-19 World Cup when he picked 5 wickets against Ireland.
  • In the same year, he became Nepal’s leading wicket-taker by picking 14 wickets in six matches.
  • He also became the second-highest wicket-taker in the 2016 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Bangladesh.
  • In 2018, he became the first Nepali player to be selected in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL)


International Career

  • In January 2018, He was named in Nepal’s squad for the 2018 ICC World Cricket League Division Two tournament.
  • In February 2018, the International Cricket Council (ICC) named Lamichhane as one of the ten players to watch ahead of the 2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier Tournament.
  • In May 2018, he was added to the ICC Rest of the World XI team.
  • In July 2018, He made his T20I debut for Nepal against the Netherlands in the third match of the 2018 MCC Tri-Nation Series.
  • In October 2018, he was named in Nepal’s squad in the Eastern sub-region group for the 2018-19 ICC.
  • World Twenty20 Asia Qualifier tournament.
  • On 6 November 2019, he made his first-class debut for Nepal against the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC).
  • In December 2021, he was announced as the new captain of the Nepal National team by the Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN).
  • In April 2023, he became the fastest bowler to complete 100 one-day international wickets in terms of matches (42).
  • In October 2023, he decided to rest for the Nepal Tri-Nation T20I tournament hosted by Nepal.

ODI Records

  • Fastest 100 ODI wickets in terms of innings (42).
  • 2nd fastest to 5o ODI wickets in terms of innings (22).
  • 2nd Most wickets in a series- 72, 2019-2023 ICC Cricket World Cup League.
  • 8th youngest captain (21 years 226 days).
Sandeep Lamichhane Biography, Age, Family, Girlfriend, Wife, Net Worth And More

T20I Records

  • 9th most career wickets- (98 wickets).
  • 5th fastest to 50 T20I wickets in terms of innings (29).
  • 3rd most wickets taken via LBW-(17 wickets).
  • Joint-2nd most maidens in an innings (2 maidens).

Sandeep Lamichhane Net Worth

Net worth – 2023$1-$5 Million
Net worth in Indian rupeesINR- 8-4 Crore +
Yearly IncomeNot Known
Monthly IncomeNot Known
Annual ExpensesNot Known

Some Lesser Facts About Sandeep Lamichhane –

  • When he was a child, his family moved to Haryana, India.
  • Sandeep also got a chance to play ‘Australian Grade Cricket’ in Sydney, Australia.
  • He is the brand ambassador for ‘Invento Engineering & Consultant Private Limited.’
  • International Cricket Council named him among the top 10 players for the ‘2018 Cricket World Cup Qualifier’ tournament.
  • His hobbies are traveling, listening to music, singing, playing guitar, etc.
  • Here is an interview with Sandeep Lamichhane.
  • Later, when he was only 11 years old, he went back to Nepal and joined Chitwan Cricket Academy in Narayangarh, Bharatpur, Nepal.
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