Vaibhav Gopal Arora is an Indian cricketer from Himachal Pradesh, a beautiful state in India. He was born on December 14, 1997, and pursues his love for cricket.
The 23-year-old right-arm fast-medium bowler made his first-class debut for Himachal Pradesh in the Ranji Trophy 2019–20 on December 9, 2019. He had a five-wicket haul in his debut innings and a total of nine wickets in his debut match, including that of Indian No 3 Test Batsman Cheteshwar Pujara.
In his first Ranji season, Vaibhav Arora appeared in eight games and bowled 181.2 overs with a 2.97 economy rate. In his debut season, he took 29 wickets, including two five-wicket hauls, which is a record for any Himachal Pradesh debutant.
On 10 January 2021, he made his Twenty20 debut for Himachal Pradesh in the 2020–21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. The bowler appeared in six games and bowled 22.4 overs with an economy rate of 7.41. He also took 10 wickets in those six matches, establishing himself as a cricketing legend.
The Indian Premier League 2021, also known as the IPL 14, will take place from April 11 to June 6, 2021. The auction took place on February 18th, 2021. Around 164 Indian players, 125 international players, and three players from partner nations were up for grabs, and various teams competed for the best players.
Vaibhav Gopal Arora, a fast bowler from Himachal Pradesh, was purchased by Kolkata Knight Riders for Lakhs during the auction.