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Madan Raiji      

Full name Madan Naisadrai Raiji

Born April 7, 1922, Baroda, Gujarat

Died March 29, 2010 (aged 87 years 356 days)

Major teams Mumbai

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 34 40 9 1129 170 36.41 2 6 36 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 34 5939 2977 89 6/40 33.44 3.00 66.7 4 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1941/42 - 1949/50
Profile

Madan Raiji, the former Bombay and West Zone allrounder, played 34 first-class games between 1941 and 1950, scoring 1129 runs and taking 89 wickets. His best season with the ball was in 1947-48 when he took 26 wickets with his legspin. That was incidentally his best season with the bat as well as he averaged 51.77 with 466 runs in six games. He died in 2010 aged 87.
Cricinfo Staff March 2010

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: India v Australia at Pune - Feb 23-25
Australia won by 333 runs
Group C: Andhra v Bengal at Chennai - Feb 25
Bengal won by 4 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Group A: Baroda v Railways at Delhi - Feb 25
Baroda won by 30 runs
Group B: Delhi v Tamil Nadu at Cuttack - Feb 25
Tamil Nadu won by 42 runs
Group C: Gujarat v Mumbai at Chennai - Feb 25
Mumbai won by 98 runs
Group A: Haryana v Odisha at Delhi - Feb 25
Odisha 229 (47.5/50 ov)
Group B: H. Pradesh v Maharashtra at Cuttack - Feb 25
Maharashtra won by 25 runs
Group D: Hyderabad v J + K at Kolkata - Feb 25
Hyderabad 257 (49.3/50 ov)
Group D: Jharkhand v Karnataka at Kolkata - Feb 25
Karnataka 266 (49.4/50 ov)
Group B: Kerala v Tripura at Bhubaneswar - Feb 25
Tripura won by 2 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Group C: M. Pradesh v Rajasthan at Chennai - Feb 25
Rajasthan 212 (49.1/50 ov)
Group A: Punjab v Vidarbha at Delhi - Feb 25
Punjab won by 6 wickets (with 53 balls remaining)
Group D: Saurashtra v Services at Kalyani - Feb 25
Services won by 48 runs
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