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Vinay Kumar

Vinay Kumar

India India

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BORN February 12, 1984
BIRTH PLACE Davanagere, Karnataka, India
CURRENT AGE 35
ROLE Bowler
BATTING STYLE Right Handed
BOWLING STYLE Right-arm medium
ICC RANKING ODI TEST T20I
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All Rounder

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A right-arm medium bowler, Vinay Kumar represents the state of Karnataka in domestic cricket and is known for his out swingers and leg cutters with a considerable amount of pace.

Vinay made his domestic debut in the 2004-05 Ranji season. He announced himself by claiming more than 20 wickets in each of the first three seasons. In 2007-08, he was declared as the 'Domestic Bowler of the Year.' He went on to become the highest wicket taker in the 2009-10 domestic season.

Vinay was awarded a berth in the Indian national team for the World Twenty20 after some stellar performances in the 2010 Indian T20 league. He made his ODI debut in the 2010 Tri-series in Zimbabwe. Initially a part of Bengaluru, he was then signed by the now defunct Kochi for the fourth season in 2011 edition of Indian T20 league. But in the fifth edition, he returned to his former franchise, Bengaluru. In the 7th season of the Indian T20 league, Kolkata signed him up for his services.

Team Rankings

Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 4027 115
2 New Zealand 2829 109
3 South Africa 2917 108
4 England 4366 104
5 Australia 3270 99
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 6745 125
2 India 7071 122
3 New Zealand 4837 112
4 Australia 5543 111
5 South Africa 5193 110
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Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7748 277
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4720 262
4 India 8620 261
5 Australia 5471 261
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