Andrew Leipus      

Full name Andrew Leipus

Born January 9, 1970, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Current age 47 years 260 days

Andrew Leipus
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Adelaide native Andrew Leipus was the physiotherapist for the Indian team from 1999 to 2004, and played a pivotal role in reviving the general level of fitness of the side. Before that stint he spent two years at the Centre of Sports Medicine in Johannesburg. In 2004 he was offered a three-year extension to his contract with the BCCI but turned it down to spend more time with his family and on studies. He then went on to work with the Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL, and the Darren Lehmann Academy in South Australia.

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Mar 27, 2004

Physio Andrew Leipus works on Sachin Tendulkar ahead of the Multan Test, March 27, 2004

Physio Andrew Leipus works on Sachin Tendulkar

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Mar 2, 2003

World Cup, 2003 - India v Pakistan at Centurion, 1th March 2003

India's physiotherapist Andrew Leipus treats Sachin Tendulkar for cramps during his innings

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Dec 18, 2001

India v England, 3rd Test match, Practice at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, 18 December 2001

Andrew Leipus assists Anil Kumble during a training session

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