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Raj Singh Dungarpur      

Full name Raj Singh Laxmansinhji

Born December 19, 1935

Died September 12, 2009, Mumbai (aged 73 years 267 days)

Major teams Madhya Bharat, Rajasthan

Also known as Maharajkumar of Dungarpur

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Other Administrator

Education Daly College, Indore

Relation Father - Maharawal of Dungapur

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 86 112 27 1292 44* 15.20 0 0 59 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 86 10489 5943 206 7/88 28.84 3.39 50.9 5 1
Career statistics
First-class span 1955-1971
Profile

Raj Singh Dungarpur played for Rajasthan as a fast-medium bowler between 1955-56 and 1970-71 but was at his peak from the late 1950s to the late 1960s. He three times took 21 wickets in a season, his best being 1967-68 when they came at 15.95. On retirement he moved into administration, managing several overseas tours, being involved in the BCCI and eventually becoming the board president. He was also president of the Cricket Club of India. He is the youngest son of Maharawal Lakshman Singhji, the ruler of Dungarpur. He died aged 73 in Mumbai after a prolonged illness.
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Jan 8, 2006

Irfan Pathan, Greg Chappell, Raj Singh Dungarpur and Sourav Ganguly take in the proceedings, Pakistan A v Indians, Tour match, Lahore, 2nd day, January 8, 2005

Irfan Pathan, Greg Chappell, Raj Singh Dungarpur and Sourav Ganguly take in the proceedings

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Nov 18, 2004

Raj Singh Dungarpur accuses Dalmiya camp of leaking Greg Chappell's e-mail

Raj Singh Dungarpur accuses Dalmiya camp of leaking Greg Chappell's e-mail

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Jul 3, 2004

Raj Singh Dungarpur in his office at the Cricket Club of India, 2004

Raj Singh Dungarpur

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