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Gyaneshwar Prasad      

Full name Thapliyal Gyaneshwar Prasad

Born October 19, 1938, Simla, Punjab

Died November 25, 2007, Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai (aged 69 years 37 days)

Major teams Delhi, Southern Punjab

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 68 102 11 2297 123 25.24 4 12 70 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 68 5386 1948 98 9/34 19.87 2.17 54.9 3 2
Career statistics
First-class span 1958/59 - 1973/74
Profile

Gyaneshwar Thapliyal was an allrounder who played 68 first-class matches for Delhi and Southern Punjab and was the first cricketer from North Zone to pick nine wickets in an innings. He also worked as Ranji selector, manager of the North Zone team for Deodhar Trophy when Kapil Dev was the captain.
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