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Raja Venkatraman      

Full name Raja Venkatraman

Born September 7, 1958, Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra

Current age 56 years 109 days

Major teams Bengal

Batting style Left-hand bat

Raja Venkatraman
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 41 60 9 2261 170 44.33 5 10 39 0
List A 8 8 0 124 33 15.50 0 0 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 41 25 20 0 - - - 4.80 - 0 0 0
List A 8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class span 1980-1992
List A span 1981-1991
Profile

Raja Venkatraman was born in Mumbai and brought up in Calcutta. An attacking left-hand middle-order batsman, he played 41 first-class games for Bengal. He rates the Ranji Trophy triumph in 1989-90 as his most memorable moment, and his 90 against Punjab in the quarterfinal as his best innings. After his retirement, he served on the BCCI's media committee in 2005 and on the museum committee in 2008 before becoming a national selector in September.
Cricinfo staff September 2008

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