T20 World Cup 2007 hero is now ACP!

Former cricketer Joginder Sharma, who was the hero of the inaugural ICC T20 World Cup, is currently serving in Haryana Police

Joginder Sharma bowled the match-winning final over in the 2007 World T20 final against Pakistan

He successfully defended 13 runs and took Misbah-ul-haq's wicket in the last over

Following the World T20 success, Joginder Sharma was handed a job as DSP by Haryana Government

Joginder Sharma is now serving as ACP in Kalka

During COVID-19, the ICC lauded the cricketer-turned cop for his service on frontline to battle the highly contagious disease

Joginder played four ODIs and as many T20s between 2004 and 2007

He played for Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Giants in IPL from 2008 to 2011

Joginder Sharma retired from all forms of cricket in February 2023