Nikhil Gangta

  • D.O.B.: 01/09/1992
  • Player Type: Batting All-Rounder (Seam)
  • Placed: Philadelphia CC
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Playing Role: Right-handed Top Order Batsman and Right-arm Medium
  • Coaching qualifications: None
  • Current teams: Himachal Pradesh
  • Entry route:
  • Available: April to September

Nikhil is a supremely talented batsman hailing from the beautiful state of Himachal Pradesh.From a very young age Nikhil has been performing stupendously from his states Under 16 side to now the full senior side. Having made his debut in the 2012/13 season Nikhil and been immensely important for Himachal Pradesh, he thrives in pressure situations and has rescued his side many times with the bat. Now having played 50 first class matches for Himachal, his best season in the Ranji Trophy was in the 2017/18 season smashing 521 runs in 6 matches with 3 splendid centuries.

In August 2018 after a fantastic season for Himachal he was named in the India Blue team for the Duleep Trophy. He was the only centurion in the match scoring 130 runs with 7 fours and 6 sixes. He helped India Blue to victory and was voted man of the match. Nikhil had a brief 12 matches this summer in Holland for VVV where he produced excellent performances with the bat but also with his medium pace swing scoring 459 runs at 45.90 with a best of 111 and took 13 wickets at 26 with a best of 4-18.

Having completed the brief stint in Holland he is eager for a full season in the Uk for the 2022 summer. A fitness coach and excellent player coach, he is eager to get involved with all aspects of club life. A high class recruit for any club.

Team Season Matches Innings Runs
Philadelphia CC 2022
HS Average Wickets Average Best Bowling
Team Season Matches Innings Runs
VVV (Holland) 2021 12 12 459
HS Average Wickets Average Best Bowling
111 45.90 13 26.92 4-18
Team Season Matches Innings Runs
First Class Career 50 71 2612
HS Average Wickets Average Best Bowling
203 40.81 8 43.87 1-2
Team Season Matches Innings Runs
List A Career 41 37 1068
HS Average Wickets Average Best Bowling
100* 31.41 6 31.00 2-13