Wicketkeeper-batsman Jitesh Sharma broke into the Vidarbha senior aspect within the 2013-14 season at the again of robust performances within the 2012-13 Cooch Behar Trophy, the place he scored 537 runs in 12 innings with two centuries and a fifty. He made his Checklist A debut within the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2013-14 and for the primary two seasons performed handiest limited-overs fits for Vidarbha, batting most commonly within the most sensible order.
Within the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2015-16, Jitesh completed because the third-highest run-getter within the match, scoring 343 runs at a strike fee of 143.51 with one century and two fifties. His attacking way on the most sensible of the order stuck the attention of Mumbai Indians, who purchased him for Rs 10 lakh within the IPL 2016 public sale.
Jitesh made his Ranji Trophy debut within the 2015-16 season however had an strange match, scoring 180 runs in seven fits at a median of 18.