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Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Born February 5, 1990 Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India
Age 25 Years, 5 Months, 29 Days
National Side India
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Batting Rank Test - 92, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA, T20I - NA
Bowling Rank Test - 47, ODI - 12, World Cup - 12, T20I - 34
Teams Played India, Central Zone, India A, India Blue, Bangalore, Uttar Pradesh, Pune, Hyderabad
Man of the Match Test - 0, ODI - 2, World Cup - 0, T20I - 0, IPL - 2, CL - 0,
Career Span 2013 - 2015, 2012 - 2015, 2015, 2012 - 2015, 2011 - 2015, 2009,

Bhuvneshwar Kumar got his name etched in the history books when he dismissed Sachin Tendulkar for his first first-class duck in Indian domestic cricket. The right-arm medium pacer was playing just his 11th first-class game.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar OVERLALL STATS

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s6sAvgS/RCtSt
Test 1218339363* v ENG0359026.2046.6140
ODI 5025718931 v ENG0018 210.5081.81150
World Cup 100--0000-0.00--
T20I 1132159 v ZIM000015.00115.3820
IPL 59241211124* v CHE00929.2588.09110
CL 100--0000-0.0010

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w5wAvgE/RS/R
Test 20318.5681015296/82 v ENG4235.003.1865.96
ODI 50404.1431840534/8 v SL2034.714.5545.75
World Cup 15.001911/19 v UAE0019.003.8030.00
T20I 1139.00241133/9 v PAK2018.536.1718.00
IPL 59211.531480624/14 v JAI5023.876.9820.50
CL 14.003100/31 v DEL00-7.75-

Bhuvneshwar Kumar AGAINST OPPOSITION

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Australia 5 6 2 130 38 0 0 18 / 0 32.50 43.33 2 0
England 5 10 1 247 63* 0 3 38 / 0 27.44 47.77 - -
West Indies 2 2 0 16 12 0 0 3 / 0 8.00 61.53 2 0
Total 12 18 3 393 63 v ENG 0 3 59/0 22.65 50.88 4 0

Bowling Performance

  IO MRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Australia 9 106.0 14 407 7 3/31 2 / 0 58.14 3.83 90.85
England 7 172.5 45 506 19 6/82 2 / 2 26.63 2.92 54.57
West Indies 4 40.0 9 102 3 1/20 0 / 0 34.00 2.55 80.00
Total 20 318.5 68 1015 29 6/82 v ENG 4/2 39.59 3.10 75.14

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Bhuvneshwar Kumar LOCATION WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Away 6 12 2 297 63* v ENG 0 3 46 / 0 29.70 47.74 - -
Home 6 6 1 96 38 v AUS 0 0 13 / 0 19.20 43.43 4 0
Total 12 18 3 393 63 v ENG 0 3 59/0 24.45 45.59 4 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Away 9 214.5 50 674 20 6/82 v ENG 2 / 2 33.70 3.13 64.45
Home 11 104.0 18 341 9 3/31 v AUS 2 / 0 37.88 3.27 69.33
Total 20 318.5 68 1015 29 6/82 v ENG 4/2 35.79 3.20 66.89

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Bhuvneshwar Kumar YEAR WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
2013 6 6 1 96 38 v AUS 0 0 13 / 0 19.20 43.43 4 0
2014 5 10 1 247 63* v ENG 0 3 38 / 0 27.44 47.77 - -
2015 1 2 1 50 30 v AUS 0 0 8 / 0 50.00 47.61 - -
Total 12 18 3 393 63 v ENG 0 3 59/0 32.21 46.27 4 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
2013 11 104.0 18 341 9 3/31 v AUS 2 / 0 37.88 3.27 69.33
2014 7 172.5 45 506 19 6/82 v ENG 2 / 2 26.63 2.92 54.57
2015 2 42.0 5 168 1 1/46 v AUS 0 / 0 168.00 4.00 252.00
Total 20 318.5 68 1015 29 6/82 v ENG 4/2 77.50 3.40 125.30

ODI

World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
30(75) & 20*(30) 0/122 & 1/46 v Australia Jan 06, 2015
5(11) & 4(4) 1/86 v England Aug 15, 2014
0(6) & 10(15) 3/75 v England Aug 07, 2014
19(35) & 0(4) 3/101 & 1/59 v England Jul 27, 2014
36(84) & 52(71) 6/82 & 0/21 v England Jul 17, 2014

BHUVNESHWAR KUMAR's profile

Bhuvneshwar Kumar got his name etched in the history books when he dismissed Sachin Tendulkar for his first first-class duck in Indian domestic cricket. The right-arm medium pacer was playing just his 11th first-class game.

Another one of Indian crickets extracts from the state of Uttar Pradesh, his predecessors being Praveen Kumar and RP Singh, Bhuvneshwar Kumar is primarily known for his sharp in-swing and his ability to move the ball slightly away. Bhuvneshwar has been a consistent performer at the state level and also did well for his state's U19 side for two seasons, where he was preferred with the new ball ahead of either RP Singh or Praveen Kumar. Soon, he became a part of the UP senior side. He also came in handy with the bat, shedding himself off the "tail-ender" tag.

Bhuvneshwar was picked by the Bangalore franchise in the Indian T20 League and represented the team for the first three seasons. In 2011, he was signed by Pune where he played more games than he did for Bangalore. Owing to some impressive performances in the domestic circuit, Bhuvneshwar was handed a national call-up when he was included in India's T20I squad against Pakistan. It was a fruitful debut, as he picked 3 wickets in his maiden international outing. His career graph took a snake-head climb from there on, turning into a consistent wicket-taker in ODIs. In his first Test series, against Australia, Kumar's new ball exploits helped India to their first clean sweep in a four-match Test series.

Road after that in Test cricket as well as ODIs was not as smooth as he expected. He struggled in the home Test series against West Indies and later was not included in the starting eleven on the tours of South Africa and New Zealand. But he bowled extremely well in the World T20 giving India many economical starts. Bhuvneshwar was bagged by Hyderabad team for Rs. 4.25 crores in the seventh season of Indian T20 League.