Sheldon Jackson Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth, And Facts

Sheldon Jackson And His Family

Sheldon Jackson (born on September 27, 1986) became a topic of talk after making his comeback in IPL after the team KKR paid 60 lakh price for him. His father’s name is Philip Jackson, and his mother’s name is Serene Jackson. He also Has One elder sister.

Age, Physical Appearance, and Height

Sheldon Jackson was born on September 27, 1986, and according to the calculation, her current age is 35 years.

Let’s Talk about his Height, Weight & Physical Status as the main things for the Cricket Industry. Fans also attract the Height, Weight & Physical Status of Sheldon Jackson is 175 cm and 1.75 m and feet inches- 5′ 9″. His weight is in kilograms- 73 kg. Weight.

Sheldon Jackson has a Waist Size of 33 Inches and a chest of 42 Inches, And biceps of 14 Inches. he has Black color hair and Dark Brown color eyes. Besides this, he is wearing shoe size 10.


he faced many ups and downs. He was sent to a Christian boarding school, where the Institute paid for his education. The basic rule was there that Jackson had to keep his percentage above 80% or else then the scholarship would go away.

At 13, he failed in standard 7th and was thrown out of the hostel, after which Sheldon came back home; the cricketer was seeing it was tough for his mother, Serene Jackson to take care of him and his sister in the absence of Sheldon’s father.

Personal Life

The bad news for female fans of Jackson is that he is happily married to a lady named Varada Jackson, and this wedding happened after a years-long love affair. They both also have a baby boy named Noah. One more member of the Jackson family is a Yellow colored Labrador named Casper.


Domestic Career

Sheldon Jackson made his List-A debut for Saurashtra against Baroda at Vadodara on February 16, 2006. Unfortunately, he could not impress much. Opening the innings for Saurashtra, Sheldon lost his wicket after scoring four runs off 22 deliveries. However, he worked hard on his game and has scored 2,096 runs in 58 List-A innings. His strike rate in this format is 82.19. 

Jackson received his maiden T20 cap against Maharashtra on October 21, 2009. Again, Sheldon could not perform well on his debut. He batted at number three for Saurashtra and departed after scoring only two runs. But just like the List-A format, Sheldon concentrated more on his batting in T20 cricket and has scored 1,240 runs in 56 innings now. His batting average in the game’s shortest format is 25.83. 

Five years after his List-A debut, Sheldon Jackson played his maiden first-class match for Saurashtra. He received his first cap against Railways at Delhi on December 21, 2011. It was a tricky wicket to score runs, but Sheldon managed 52 runs for Saurashtra in two innings. 

Talking about his numbers in the game’s longer format, Sheldon Jackson has aggregated 5,634 runs in 76 first-class matches. His highest score is 186, whereas he has scored 19 centuries and 27 half-centuries with the willow for his team. Recently, he switched from Saurashtra to Puducherry. 

IPL Career

Sheldon Jackson has been a part of two IPL franchises in his career. The Royal Challengers Bangalore signed him for INR 10 lakh at the 2013 Auction. The Kolkata Knight Riders shelled out INR 15 lakh for his services two years later. Jackson made his IPL debut in the 2017 season against the Delhi Capitals. He remained unbeaten on 12* off five balls as he helped KKR win seven wickets. So far, he has played four IPL matches, scoring 38 runs at a strike rate of 122.58. KKR has picked him up for IPL 2021.

Net Worth

Sheldon Jackson has an estimated total Networth of Rs 7 Crores ($1 million) in 2021, and His primary source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.


  • Sheldon was adopted by his uncle Lester Bell at the age of 4.
  • His first IPL team was RCB, as he was bought by RCB in 2013.
  • He left his work to play first-division league.

Car Collection

  • Tata Harrier

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Riya Kapoor

Riya Kapoor writes about lifestyle, entertainment, news and gadgets. She has been in this industry for almost 4 years now. She is a graduate from Delhi University with English Hons and had deep connection with writing since her childhood.

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