Vijay Zol      

Full name Vijay Hari Zol

Born November 23, 1994, Jalna, Maharashtra

Current age 19 years 364 days

Major teams India A, India Under-19s, Maharashtra, Royal Challengers Bangalore

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Vijay Hari Zol
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 12 19 3 688 200* 43.00 1308 52.59 2 2 91 2 10 0
List A 11 11 0 318 75 28.90 456 69.73 0 2 41 4 1 0
Twenty20 11 10 0 280 109 28.00 219 127.85 1 1 30 9 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut India A v New Zealand A at Visakhapatnam, Aug 28-30, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class East Zone v West Zone at Rohtak, Oct 15-18, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Baroda v Maharashtra at Mumbai, Feb 28, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Maharashtra v Saurashtra at Ahmedabad, Nov 14, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Gujarat v Maharashtra at Ahmedabad, Mar 17, 2013 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings at Bangalore, May 24, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
13 Maharashtra v Saurashtra Ahmedabad 14 Nov 2014 LA
38 Maharashtra v Mumbai Ahmedabad 12 Nov 2014 LA
11 Maharashtra v Baroda Ahmedabad 11 Nov 2014 LA
4 Maharashtra v Gujarat Ahmedabad 9 Nov 2014 LA
17, 6 West Zone v East Zone Rohtak 15 Oct 2014 FC
13 RCB v Super Kings Bangalore 24 May 2014 T20
- RCB v Daredevils Bangalore 13 May 2014 T20
16 RCB v Royals Bangalore 11 May 2014 T20
10 Maharashtra v Baroda Mumbai 4 Apr 2014 T20
48 Maharashtra v Mumbai Mumbai 3 Apr 2014 T20
Profile

Vijay Zol first hit the headlines when he scored a monumental 451 in a Cooch Behar Under-19 game in 2011. The left-handed top-order batsman hails from the small town of Jalna in Maharashtra, which had no cricketing facilities to speak of. Zol took the risk of abandoning his studies to focus on the game, with the backing of his family and the resources to do so. His father hired a personal coach and prepared a cement wicket in the backyard for him to practice. It didn't take long for Zol to fulfill the early promise, as he scored a century on first-class debut for India A against New Zealand A and a double-century on Ranji debut for Maharashtra. He was part of the victorious India U-19 World Cup team in 2012 and captained the side in the next edition in 2014. As the U-19 captain, he presided over four series wins till the World Cup, which saw India bowing out in the quarter-final. He was picked up by Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2014 auction.
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May 24, 2014

Vijay Zol was bowled for 13, Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2014, Bangalore, May 24, 2014

Vijay Zol was bowled for 13

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Feb 22, 2014

Vijay Zol was the only one of India Under-19s top five to reach double digits, India v England, Under-19 World Cup 2014, quarter-final, Dubai, February 22, 2014

Vijay Zol was the only one of India Under-19s top five to reach double digits

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Jan 4, 2014

Sanju Samson and Vijay Zol scored centuries in India's 40-run win, India Under-19 v Pakistan Under-19, Under-19 Asia Cup, final, Sharjah, January 4, 2014

Sanju Samson and Vijay Zol scored centuries in India's 40-run win

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Tour Game: India A Wmn v SA Women at Bangalore
Nov 22, 2014 (15:00 local | 09:30 GMT | 04:30 EST | 03:30 CST | 01:30 PST)
1st Semi-final: Bengal v Karnataka in India (venue TBA)
Nov 23, 2014 (03:30 GMT)
2nd Semi-final: Odisha v Punjab in India (venue TBA)
Nov 23, 2014 (03:30 GMT)
CA XI v Indians at Adelaide
Nov 24-25, 2014 (10:30 local | 00:00 GMT | 19:00 EST | 18:00 CST | 16:00 PST)
1st ODI: India Women v SA Women at Bangalore
Nov 24, 2014 (15:00 local | 09:30 GMT | 04:30 EST | 03:30 CST | 01:30 PST)
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