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Full name Ashok Gandotra
Born November 24, 1948, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Current age 65 years 247 days
Major teams India, Bengal, Delhi
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
|Test debut||India v New Zealand at Hyderabad (Deccan), Oct 15-20, 1969 scorecard|
|Last Test||India v Australia at Kanpur, Nov 15-20, 1969 scorecard|
One of the many promising young players who were given their break when Vijay Merchant was chairman of the selection committee, Gandotra was a sound left hand batsman who played in one Test each, against New Zealand and Australia in 1969-70, without much success. Outstanding at the University level, Gandotra, in a decade long first class career, scored 2121 runs (28.66) with two centuries. (Partab Ramchand)
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