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Krunal Pandya

Krunal Pandya
Full name Krunal Himashu Pandya
Born March 24, 1991, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Current age 27
Major team India
Batting style Left Handed
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
ODI Debut

Trained at the Kiran More Academy, Krunal the elder brother of Hardik Pandya made it to the big stage after a stellar show for Baroda in the shortest format of the game. He was picked by Mumbai for the ninth edition of the Indian T20 League and he did not let them down, scoring 237 runs in nine innings at a strike rate of 191.12 and picking six wickets as well.

Krunal spent the most of 2016-17 season recovering from a shoulder injury which also hampered his progress. On his return, he scored 366 runs in eight matches at an average of 45.75 in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. He also took 11 wickets going at an economy of less than 5 to further bolster his resume.

After missing a few games for Mumbai in the 2017 edition, Krunal recovered in time and was the Man of the Match in the final of the Indian T20 League against Pune. He is a very promising cricketer and can prove to be an asset for the national team if he keeps working on his game.

Batting and Fielding Averages

List A312938628433.1595390.4505842380

Bowling Averages

First-class1 110250225.00 2.9451.00000
List A31 30147012493140.29 5.0947.41100
Twenty2062 59107412465124.43 6.9621.05000

Team Rankings

1 India 4016 115
2 South Africa 3712 106
3 Australia 3499 106
4 England 4722 105
5 New Zealand 2354 102
FULL Ranking